This engaging Halloween Unit contains 5 different activities that will help reinforce your students’ reading and writing skills. Students will learn about the historical background of Halloween traditions and prepare for a Halloween discussion about current Halloween customs.

This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom™. Unit also comes with Google Slides™ versions of the included graphic organizers for 1:1 technology schools.

Unit Overview:

Lesson 1: History of Halloween Video & Readings

Lesson 2: Halloween Opinion Writing

Lesson 3: Halloween Opinion Fishbowl Discussion & Paragraph Assignment

Lesson 4: Halloween Around the World Reading

Lesson 5: Halloween Creative Writing Assignment

*Halloween Creative Writing Assignment can be purchased separately here.

Unit Includes:

  • individual PDFs of student pages for uploading to Google Classroom or other online learning portals
  • detailed unit plan and teacher instructions
  • lessons divided up with title pages for easy access
  • assessment rubrics

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  1. “Engaging and just enough challenge.”
  2. “This was a great resource to use with my kids as one of their guided writing/reading centers”
  3. “Used this for a fun break from our normal routine. Students enjoyed it!”
  4. “Great resource that my students enjoyed working on and I found easy to use.”
  5. “Awesome resource for the craziness that often surrounds Halloween!”
  6. “Love the ease of your units! Thanks again for another great resource”
  7. “Awesome resource. Very adaptable for younger grades. Can’t wait to use it!”


Resource Notes:

*Regular reliable internet access is required for this unit

*Internet must be able to access online video sources

*This resource is a non-editable PDF

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