History of Halloween - Digital and Paper

Grade Levels
4th - 8th, Homeschool
Resource Type
Formats Included
  • Zip
  • Google Apps™
19 pages
List Price:
You Save:
List Price:
You Save:
Share this resource
Includes Google Apps™
The Teacher-Author indicated this resource includes assets from Google Workspace (e.g. docs, slides, etc.).

Also included in

  1. This is a FANTASTIC bundle of activities for holidays that fall in the month of October! These resources are both in DIGITAL and PAPER forms! Looking for just the DIGITAL version of this bundle? Click HERE Would you like to have a FULL YEAR of holiday resources for EVERY month of the year? Clic
    Save $6.30
  2. THIS BUNDLE IS CURRENTLY AT A 50% DISCOUNT!This will be a COMPLETE Bundle of ALL of my holiday resources! Upon purchasing this bundle, you will receive ALL of my Digital AND Paper resources for my Holiday Resources FOR LIFE!As I upload and upgrade resource for the missing months, I will add it to t
    Save $87.30


Halloween is already an exciting, energy-filled day for kids, but that doesn’t mean learning has to stop! Why not join the fun and get students to learn at the same time? 

Aside from dressing up in a costume and trick-or-treating, there is so much more to this holiday that many students do not yet know about! With this resource, students will have a spooktacular time researching and learning about the origins and different aspects of Halloween!

This set of activities is designed to be an easy, no-prep approach to the study of Halloween. No more looking for websites, primary sources, and videos to go with your lessons, this has it all included! 

What’s Included 

BOTH digital and paper versions of FIVE highly engaging activities to use in your celebration and study of Halloween:

- History of Halloween Video Notes

- Halloween Choose-a-Topic Research Activity

- Research Summary

- Primary Source Analysis Activity

- Primary Source Writing Activity

Are you looking for the digital version?

If you would like just the DIGITAL version of this resource, click HERE!

Want to Save Money? 

Check out the History of Halloween in these money-saving bundles: 

Holiday SUPER Bundle for October {Digital AND Paper}

Holiday MEGA Bundle {Digital AND Paper}

You May Also Like

History of Red Ribbon Week {Digital AND Paper}

History of Columbus Day {Digital AND Paper}

What Others Are Saying

  • “Fantastic Halloween resource!”
  • “Fun and just the right length for a 50-minute class.”
  • “A fun way for students to take a break from their standard subjects and be engaged in the ‘holiday.’”

Let’s Connect!
History from the Middle Blog- {For a deeper look into instructional strategies.}

History from the Middle Facebook- {For giveaways and highlights of products.}

History from the Middle Instagram- {For demonstrations on how products are used.}

History from the Middle Pinterest- {For curating all the goodness from History from the Middle!}

Follow me for product updates AND to get notified first when new products are uploaded! 

Want to earn FREE TPT credits? Be sure to leave a review! I love seeing how my products help other teachers! 

Created by © History from the Middle

Your purchase includes one copy to be used in a single classroom, if you are looking for multiple copies, be sure to purchase additional licenses.

Total Pages
19 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 days
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.


to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources.
Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions.
Identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies (e.g., how a bill becomes law, how interest rates are raised or lowered).
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.
Describe how a text presents information (e.g., sequentially, comparatively, causally).


Questions & Answers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up