K-12 Halloween Units and Resources

Primary (Pre-K – Grade 3)

Enjoy Halloween Dozens of activities in every learning area all related to a Halloween theme

 Early Childhood Halloween Theme Units Great bulletin board ideas, list of read-aloud books and lesson plans for primary classrooms

 Halloween Poems and Songs Ghostly, witchly songs and poems for primary students

 Our Favorite Candy Math Lesson Graphing and counting for K-1.

 Pumpkin Day Activities A classroom website
with activity descriptions

123 Child Halloween Activities Lots of Activities of All Kinds for Pre-K to Kindergarten

Pumpkin Science Investigation Great science pumpkin activities for K-3

Online Resources

Web Pumpkin Carving A fun web activity if you have computers in the classroom. Use it to reinforce shape recognition!

Haunted Alphabet Game Online Letter Search Game

Black Cat Card Game To play online

Junior (Grade 4-Grade 6)

 Elementary Halloween Themes From a fifth grade teacher – links, lessons and clip art

 Halloween On the Net Resources A comprehensive list of good Halloween web sites for kids

 Halloween Spelling Activity Sheet

Halloween Language Arts Activities Several great language arts activities for Halloween and other times of year

Halloween Story Starters A great language arts or literature activity for 4-6th graders

LessonPlans Halloween Theme Unit A full month of activities in all subjects featuring Halloween

Day Of The Dead Lesson for Grades 4-6 An excellent resource for a different kind of Halloween

Intermediate (Grade 7-Grade 9)

Halloween Crossword Puzzle and Matching Vocabulary Worksheet from Teachnology

Halloween Chemistry A unit on measurements with a Halloween theme

Halloween Worksheets And Activities Over a dozen activities in Language Arts for Intermediate students

Collaborative Circle Writing Lesson instructions for Intermediate writing practice using Halloween vocabulary

Halloween Internet Scavenger Hunt Sharpen research skills with a Haunted Halloween Hunt

Senior (Grade 10-Grade 12)

 Pumpkin Patch Economics Explore Canadian agriculture through the pumpkin industry

A High School Halloween Sampler From bat facts to Poe-tic writing, lots of Halloween activities for Senior students

Halloween Classics Classic Halloween read-alouds and read-alones from Poe, Stephenson, Shelly and Irving E-books for downloading

General Resources

Pumpkin Activities for All Grade Levels Science, math and language arts lesson ideas for all students

Thirty Halloween Ideas for All Grades All grade levels, all subjects, including printables and lesson plans

Halloween Clip Art Cats, ghosts, jackolanterns and more – free for downloading

Halloween Magazine A little of everything Halloween related