WHEN? TRADITION VOCABULARY CARDS RHYMES ACTIVITIES GAMES
On 31st October people in Britain and the U.S.A. celebrate Halloween. It is one of the funniest festivals!! WHEN?
TRADITION Halloween is traditionally said to be the night on which goshts and witches can be seen. On that night people –specially children- dress up with witches’ hats, Dracula’s cloacks, frightening masks, etc., to scare their family and their friends...
...They make lantern cutting the shape of a face from a hollow pumpkin. Then, they light a candle inside it and put the lantern in the window...
RHYMES I am a pumpkin, big and round. ( form circle ) Once upon a time, I grew on the ground. Now I have a mouth, two eyes, a nose. ( point to features ) What are they for, do you suppose ? ( Shrug Shoulders ) When I have a candle inside shining bright, I’ll be a jack-o’-lantern on Halloween night.
I am the great pumpkin. Wow, What a sight ! I have teeth, but I don’t bite. ( point to teeth and shake head ) I have eyes so I can see ( point to eyes ) To spread Halloween happiness. Ha, ha, giggle-ee !
If I were a witch. I’d ride on a broom, ( pretend to ride broom) And scatter ghost with a zoom, zoom, zoom ! ( motion with arms ) See my great scary eyes. ( hold fingers around eyes ) Look out now for a big surprise. Oo-oo-ooo ( walk like a ghost ) I’m looking right at you. BOO !
The Witches’ Cauldron "Eye of newt, and toe of frog, Wool of bat, and tongue of dog" "Adder's fork, and blind-worm's sting, Lizard's leg, and owlet's wing" "For a charm of powerful trouble, Like a hell-broth boil and babble" "Double, double, toil and trouble, Fire burn, and caldron bubble" William Shakespeare
ACTIVITIES HALL MAZE HOW MUCH YOU KNOW ? HALLOWEEN SCRAMBLER HALLOWEEN DISCUSSION
HALL MAZE YOU HAVE TO FIND THE PATH TO THE LITTLE BLACK CAT... DO NOT mark directly on the glass of the computer screen! BUT REMEMBER
HOW MUCH YOU KNOW ? CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWER 1) When do people in Britain and in the U.S.A. Celebrate Halloween? a) In October 31 st b) At Oc tober 31 st c) On Oc tober 31 st d) In November 1 st e) At November 1 st f) On November 1 st
HALLOWEEN SCRAMBLER INSTRUCTIONS: YOU HAVE TO ORDER THE LETTERS TO FORM THE WORDS... WRITE THEM DOWN THE PAPER, AND THEN LOOK AT THE KEY SCRAMBLER.
When you finish, PUSH THERE... PRINCESS WILL GIVE YOU THE KEY
HALLOWEEN DISCUSSION Discuss thoughts and feelings about Halloween. a- How do you look when wearing a mask or a costume ? b- How does a costume or a mask make you feel ? c- Are you sometimes afraid of costumes or masks ? d- Which costumes are funny, scary, sad, an happy ? e- Do you became a different person when you wear a costume or a mask ?
BOBBING APPLES People put some apples in a bucket full of water and try to take them out with their mouths without using their hands!! IT’S VERY DIFFICULT!!!
TRICK OR TREAT People visit their neighbours or friends and ask them for sweets – a treat-. If they don’t, they play a trick on them... IT’S VERY FUNNY!!! “ Trick or Treat, smell my feet Give me something good to eat!!!”
“ It’s Halloween!!!” For the 3 rd Cycle of Primary Education . By Rosa Mª Rodríguez Romero DNI: 78034623Q NRP: S59778034623