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Halloween date: Tuesday, 31 October 2017

 

 

Activities

 

  Halloween teaching resources (sparklebox.co.uk)
A range of activities to download and print.

Halloween Projects - Classroom Fun (pinterest.com/tposs)
Includes Halloween projects, activities and recipes.

Classroom Halloween (pinterest.com/missnannini)
Includes Halloween crafts, printable worksheets to complete and recipes.

See also the Halloween recipes page
 
Craft activities   Jack-o-lantern pumpkin (Image: essentialkids.com)Halloween: How to carve a pumpkin into a Jack-o-lantern (essentialkids.com.au)
Provides a video demonstration of the steps involved in using a knife, fork and spoon to make a halloween pumpkin (though the video omits the step of spooning out the guts of the pumpkin). SAFETY WARNING: Best to involve a responsible adult in handling the knife and the fork.

Halloween craft for kids (essentialkids.com.au)
Paper plate craft, cupcake picks, Tattle Monster, black cat, googly eyes.

Halloween crafts (kidspot.com.au)
A huge range of crafts to choose from, from bucket of eyeballs to Halloween masks to hanging bat mobiles.

 
Art activities   Halloween Classroom Art Projects (teachingintheearlyyears.com)
Suggested art activities for the very young.
 
Paper-based activities   Activities for Halloween (enchantedlearning.com)
This Enchanted Learning collection contains many paper and scissors activities.

Scary skeleton paper puppet (essentialkids.com.au)
Click on "Download activity sheet" for a pdf file containing parts of a skeleton to cut out and join together.

Coloured masks to print and cut out (essentialkids.com.au)
Coloured masks to print and cut out:
- Werewolf mask
- Frankenstein mask
- Zombie mask

Halloween display banners (sparklebox.co.uk)
Banners to save, print and join.

Halloween Printables (pinterest.com)
Pinterest collection of Sparklebox Halloween printable templates, banners, colouring sheets and other teaching aids to print out.
 

Quizzes and trivia

  Halloween Challenge [pdf] (homeschooling.about.com)
A nine-question multiple choice Halloween trivia quiz. From the about.com Halloween Challlenge (Halloween Printables) page.

Halloween Trivia Quiz - online (puzzles.about.com)
Choose up to 11 questions from five difficulty levels.

 
Colouring in   Halloween Colouring Pages (kidspot.com.au)
- Frankenstein
- Zombie
- Vampire
- Trick or Treaters
-
Witch

Halloween Coloring Pages (hellokids.com)
41 pictures to choose from!
Colour online or print out.
(Embedded videos may unexpectedly run on this website.)

Masks to print, cut out and colour in (essentialkids.com.au)
- Dracula mask
- Pirate mask
- Cat mask
-
Frankenstein mask

Halloween Ghosts colouring page (essentialkids.com.au)
Seven ghosts and a haunted house to colour in.

Halloween colouring sheets (sparklebox.co.uk)
Labelled sheets to colour in: bat, ghost, pumpkin, spider, wand, cauldron.

Halloween Coloring Page - Costume Party [pdf] (homeschooling.about.com)
A Halloween-costumed couple to colour in. From the about.com Halloween Coloring Page (Halloween Printables) page.

 

Videos

 

 

  Bet You Didn't Know: Halloween (history.com)
Succinct, highly active explanation (2m15s) of the origin of Halloween and its features.

Bet You Didn't Know: Witches (history.com)
Succinct, highly active explanation (2m33s) of the origin of witches.

Haunted History of Halloween (history.com)
The origin of Halloween.

Halloween Safety Video (sapolicenews.com.au)
Scroll down for the police-produced video (2m30s) on having a safe Halloween.
 


See also the Halloween Puzzles page

 

   

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