About Entertainment briefly outlines the origins of Halloween, its customs, why children trick-or-treat on this Holiday, the significance of bobbing for apples, pumpkins and more. Excellent resource for first-time teachers looking to make Halloween activities educational.
An ESL-style lesson plan that introduces students to common Halloween characters. Activities within this lesson include : singing Halloween songs (Music), several physical games, and a fun hands-on mask creating activity
Lesson by educators at Teaching Tolerance that exposes students to Halloween costumes. It is designed to help students analyze and critique popular holiday costumes, and introduces students to acceptable/unacceptable(offensive) garb.
This interactive website is useful for teachers who have access to tables/desktops in the classroom. This PBS-driven website provides students with Halloween color pages, printable masks, a jukebox (to play music) and an interactive Halloween game.