31 Days of Halloween Worksheets & Halloween Activites for Older Kids
When you do a quick search for Halloween Worksheets you can easily stumble upon lots of fun stuff for the younger kids, but once kids get in middle school the fun can seem to fade away.
This is a growing list of 31 FREE Halloween worksheets and activities for older kids. The best part is that I’ve done all the searching for you and these are all FREE Halloween activities.
We are gonna start off the 31 days of Halloween for Older Kids with a great addition to your favorite skeleton decoration. These would be an awesome inclusion to a foreign language, language arts, social studies (et tu Brute) or science lesson. This will really prime the kids for some fun and educational Halloween activities this month.
Get your kids jumping into literature with parody. This is a 5 part free lesson on writing a Halloween Parody. This provides sample text from favorite children’s books.
Sometimes it is getting the story started that is the hardest part. These are a set of FREE Halloween story starters and an acrostic poem activity. I know I love doing acrostic poems and I bet your kids will too.
Looking for something for math. Have no fear – or maybe a little. This is a creepy crawly coordinate activity from Mixing It Up in Middle.
Do you like brain teasers? Logic puzzles? This next resource is for you. This is from your’s truly and is a Halloween logic puzzle.
Figurative language can be fun to teach and learn. This is a great activity to make it even more fun. This is a freebie from Brain Waves Instruction on using Halloween Figurative Language.
Halloween themed review game. What could be more fun? This is a great resource from Teaching and Motivating Teens. This idiom game looks fun for part of a lesson (or not).
Kids love slime and goo. This is a great demonstration for a physical science or chemistry class. There are suggestions for modifying all the way down to elementary.
Poetry is not a favorite with my kids, but this limerick activity was a hit. If you’ve ever been to a haunted house you have plenty of inspiration.
Are you getting ready for midterm exams? This great review game can be used for any topic and any grade. The best part? It features Frankenstein’s monster.