Halloween Activities: The Story of Stingy Jack O'Lantern, incl printable props

Red Ted Art
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1st - 4th
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Educational Halloween Activities. Learn all about the different origins of Halloween traditions. This resource focusses on the Jack O'Lantern.

Did your students ever wonder where the Jack O'Lanter originates from? Do they know Jack O'Lanterns used to be carved from turnips? Want to find out more?

This resources shares the story of Stingy Jack and the devil. In incorporates a set of Halloween Mask Printables - a Devil and a Pumpkin - perfect for having a go at acting out the story.

Students are encourage to learn about Halloween. Act out the story, as well get creative with writing or drawing. A comprehensive educational activity to complement any Halloween Activities.

This resource is made up of 9 Pages:

* Introduction/ lesson plan - read, learn, act out and write

* 2 page stroy of Stingy Jack

* 4 Mask printables (Pumpkin/ Devil both as coloring pages or in full color!)

* 2 blank writing or drawing prompt pages

DISCLAIMER/ PLEASE NOTE: The story of Jack includes references to "drink" and "drunkard". So please only use this resource if you are comfortable with this details. The thumbnail shows part of the story for you to read and check!

Please do check out the rest of our Halloween Resources!

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