Top Five Halloween Activities & Lessons
Turn Halloween into a learning holiday with these classroom-tested Halloween activities, books, and lessons. A big thank you to our Scholastic Teacher Bloggers for sharing these great Halloween photos and ideas.
I would love to be a student in Naomi and Alexandra's Kindergarten class this week. From language arts to math to science and art, they are able to weave the Halloween fun into all parts of their curriculum. Find out for yourselves if pumpkins float.
In Jennifer's 1st Grade classroom, she works with her students to write a class book The A-Z of Halloween and prompts students to write about what scares them and why. Read her blog for more quick Halloween-themed language arts activities.
When Gayle's 1st grade students start thinking about monsters, this Tech Tutor gathers online and technology monsters resources. Find out how she adds technology to the students' learning experiences using monsters as a theme.
Also, check out these Halloween books and videos recommended by our Kid Lit Kit bloggers:
- New Reviews of the Best Spooky Stories
- Nonfiction/Fiction Book Pair About Bats
- Monster-Themed Picture Books and Videos
- Spooky Book Trailer Videos