Columbus Day, Fire Prevention Week, Halloween: October Worksheets

Grade Levels
2nd - 4th
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71 pages
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Easy to use, print and go worksheets to use throughout October. The 50+ pages included in this packet are perfect as morning work, time-fillers, for early finishers, to leave for a substitute, math/ ELA centers, or just to use in your classroom throughout the month! The pages included practice many common core skills, both for second grade and third grade. This was designed for use in the third grade classroom, but many of the resources would be useful for other grade levels as well. Just print and go!

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Columbus Day:

  • informational text
  • comprehension questions
  • text-based questions
  • fact and opinion cut-&-paste

Do Something Nice Day:

  • informational text
  • using context clues
  • comprehension questions
  • opinion writing prompt/ graphic organizer/ writing page
  • narrative writing
  • making words activity page

Fire Safety Day/ Fire Prevention Week:

  • House Fires informational text
  • Fire Safety Day informational text
  • cause/ effect graphic organizer
  • rounding to the nearest 10
  • explanatory writing prompt/ graphic organizer
  • making words activity page
  • synonyms/ antonyms
  • multiplication arrays
  • addition and subtraction coloring


  • are, can, have brainstorming chart
  • pumpkin facts text with questions
  • multiplication search
  • sentence writing
  • plurals
  • add/ subtract word problems
  • reading a double bar graph
  • partitioning shapes
  • pumpkins acrostic writing
  • roll & write a story-narrative writing
  • gram & kilogram coloring page
  • inside out-area and perimeter
  • comparative/ superlative adjectives
  • contractions
  • capitalization
  • identifying shapes
  • root words/ prefixes/ suffixes
  • using quotation marks
  • time on a clock
  • elapsed time
  • time on a number line
  • completing number sentences (multiplication/ division)


  • History of Halloween informational text
  • using context clues
  • comprehension questions
  • main idea/ details
  • roll & write a story narrative writing
  • My Halloween-descriptive writing
  • sentence writing
  • addition/ multiplication match
  • making words activity page
  • gathering data & making a bar graph
  • comparative/ superlative adjectives
  • capitalization

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Total Pages
71 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use commas and quotation marks in dialogue.
Form and use comparative and superlative adjectives and adverbs, and choose between them depending on what is to be modified.
Form and use regular and irregular plural nouns.
Explain the function of nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs in general and their functions in particular sentences.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.


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