Halloween Activity Set
Spook-ta-cular ideas for your classroom!
- Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8
Get your classroom in the Halloween spirit with these math and science activities, writing ideas, and crafts. Plus, use our Halloween-themed book lists to find a perfect read-aloud title or scary stories to share with your students for independent reading.
Math and Science Activities for Halloween
Learn all about these fascinating night fliers with fun activities from Scholastic and the American Museum of Natural History.
Introduce students to observation, classification, and inference skills while also teaching them how to find and predict patterns.
Spooky Writing Ideas
Make your own graphic novel with haunted characters and spooky settings in this interactive student activity.
Students get in the Halloween spirit by writing a spooky story that begins with a sentence that the teacher provides.
These Halloween-themed books are perfect for reading in the dark! Find scary stories featuring creepy creatures and your favorite characters, like Clifford and Horrible Harry.
Choose a spooky story recommended by scare-master R.L. Stine, author of the Goosebumps series!
Students will gain practice in several art skills, including drawing, tracing, and painting.
Students will have fun making their very own creatures of the night to help you set a spooky scene in your classroom.
Teach your students about the origins of Halloween and review safety tips for trick or treating, plus find decorating tips to get your classroom ready for this spooky holiday.