<ul><li>Halloween is a festival that takes place on October 31.  </li></ul>What is halloween?
What is halloween? <ul><li>In the United States, children wear costumes on Halloween and go  trick-or-treating.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Many people put light into the pumpkins. </li></ul>The parties
<ul><li>Halloween parties feature such activities as fortunetelling, storytelling about ghosts and witches, and bobbing fo...
<ul><li>Halloween developed from ancient new year festivals and festivals of the dead.   </li></ul>What is the History of ...
What is the History of Halloween? <ul><li>The Celtic festival of Samhain is probably the source of the present-day Hallowe...
What is the History of Halloween? <ul><li>On the evening of the festival, the Druids, who were the priests and teachers of...
<ul><li>They burned animals, crops, and possibly even human beings as sacrifices.  </li></ul>What is the History of Hallow...
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History Of Halloween

  1. 1. <ul><li>Halloween is a festival that takes place on October 31. </li></ul>What is halloween?
  2. 2. What is halloween? <ul><li>In the United States, children wear costumes on Halloween and go trick-or-treating. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Many people put light into the pumpkins. </li></ul>The parties
  4. 4. <ul><li>Halloween parties feature such activities as fortunetelling, storytelling about ghosts and witches, and bobbing for apples. </li></ul>The parties The parties
  5. 5. <ul><li>Halloween developed from ancient new year festivals and festivals of the dead. </li></ul>What is the History of Halloween?
  6. 6. What is the History of Halloween? <ul><li>The Celtic festival of Samhain is probably the source of the present-day Halloween celebration. </li></ul><ul><li>The Celts lived more than 2,000 years ago in what is now the United Kingdom, Ireland, France and northern Spain. </li></ul>
  7. 7. What is the History of Halloween? <ul><li>On the evening of the festival, the Druids, who were the priests and teachers of the Celts, ordered the people to put out their hearth fires. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>They burned animals, crops, and possibly even human beings as sacrifices. </li></ul>What is the History of Halloween?
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