The Joy of Teaching – An Evan-Moor Blog

Sharing creative ideas and lessons to help children learn

October 7, 2016
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Batty for Bats: Educational Bat Activities for Halloween

Embrace these mysterious night-flying creatures and solve your Halloween project dilemma by creating a thematic unit about bats. Engage your students with fun books, discussions, and projects. Here are a few ideas to get you started. KWL Chart This is … Continue reading

October 14, 2015
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Halloween Fun: Skeleton Art Project and Science Activities

This simple “Silly Skeleton” art project was one of my favorites to do with my class around Halloween time. It was easy to integrate into a science unit, and it includes a poem for reading fluency practice. Plus, the completed … Continue reading

October 22, 2014
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Halloween Activities and Ideas for Your Classroom

From candy science to pumpkin poems, these activities will help to keep students engaged and learning amidst the Halloween excitement and festivities on October 31! Free Downloadable Halloween-Themed Lessons Try these Halloween-inspired activities that also integrate reading, writing, and science … Continue reading