The History of  PUMPKIN CARVING
HALLOWEEN <ul><li>Halloween is a night for  dressing up , telling  ghost stories , having  spooky parties ,  trick-or-trea...
It was the end of the Celtic year, starting at  sundown  on  October 31st  and going through to  sundown  November 1st.  O...
Before carving the pumpking, let’s check your knowledge about pumpkins.  Pumpkins are …   Vegetables    Fruits
<ul><li>FRUITS!!!! </li></ul><ul><li>… Let’s start the carving process step by step </li></ul>
STEP 1:  Get the pumpkin and the tools <ul><li>PUMPKIN </li></ul><ul><li>TOOLS </li></ul><ul><li>- Knife and awl </li></ul...
STEP 2:   Cut out the top with a knife
STEP 3:  Put your gloves on and  scrape out the inside with a spoon
STEP 4:  Draw a pattern with a marker
STEP 5:  Transfer the pattern
STEP 6:   Draw the pattern by pinning it with the awl
STEP 7:  Remove the pattern and connect  dots with a marker
STEP 8:  Carve with a knife following the  lines
STEP 9:  Light a candle and put it inside  the pumpkin
 
3º Diversificación:  Sonia cutting the top of the pumpkin
Antonio scooping the inside
Iván pinning the pattern
Raquel gazing adoringly….
Antonio cutting the mouth
Antonio cutting with his own knife
Cutting the eyes
Admiration
Well done!
Judit showing us their jack-o-lantern
The Jack-o-lantern showing us the class
Happy Halloween!
Goodbye!
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  1. 1. The History of PUMPKIN CARVING
  2. 2. HALLOWEEN <ul><li>Halloween is a night for dressing up , telling ghost stories , having spooky parties , trick-or-treating and pumpkin carving . </li></ul><ul><li>What most people don't know is that Halloween is actually based on an ancient Celtic holiday known as Samhain (pronounced &quot;sow wan&quot;), which means &quot;summer's end&quot;. </li></ul>
  3. 3. It was the end of the Celtic year, starting at sundown on October 31st and going through to sundown November 1st. On this magical night, jack-o-lanterns , carved from turnips or gourds, were set on porches and in windows to welcome deceased loved ones , but also to act as protection against malevolent spirits.
  4. 4. Before carving the pumpking, let’s check your knowledge about pumpkins. Pumpkins are … Vegetables Fruits
  5. 5. <ul><li>FRUITS!!!! </li></ul><ul><li>… Let’s start the carving process step by step </li></ul>
  6. 6. STEP 1: Get the pumpkin and the tools <ul><li>PUMPKIN </li></ul><ul><li>TOOLS </li></ul><ul><li>- Knife and awl </li></ul><ul><li>- Spoon </li></ul><ul><li>- Gloves </li></ul><ul><li>- Template </li></ul><ul><li>- Black Marker </li></ul><ul><li>- Candle and light </li></ul>
  7. 7. STEP 2: Cut out the top with a knife
  8. 8. STEP 3: Put your gloves on and scrape out the inside with a spoon
  9. 9. STEP 4: Draw a pattern with a marker
  10. 10. STEP 5: Transfer the pattern
  11. 11. STEP 6: Draw the pattern by pinning it with the awl
  12. 12. STEP 7: Remove the pattern and connect dots with a marker
  13. 13. STEP 8: Carve with a knife following the lines
  14. 14. STEP 9: Light a candle and put it inside the pumpkin
  15. 16. 3º Diversificación: Sonia cutting the top of the pumpkin
  16. 17. Antonio scooping the inside
  17. 18. Iván pinning the pattern
  18. 19. Raquel gazing adoringly….
  19. 20. Antonio cutting the mouth
  20. 21. Antonio cutting with his own knife
  21. 22. Cutting the eyes
  22. 23. Admiration
  23. 24. Well done!
  24. 25. Judit showing us their jack-o-lantern
  25. 26. The Jack-o-lantern showing us the class
  26. 27. Happy Halloween!
  27. 28. Goodbye!

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