When is Halloween?

Halloween is celebrated every year on 31 October. It is a fun festival of spooky magic and people like to dress up in fancy dress costumes of ghosts, ghouls and monsters, make pumpkin lanterns, go trick or treating and tell ghost stories.

Make fake blood, watch ghost stories, see how children enjoy trick or treat, and find out how witchcraft was a big part of Shakespeare in our collection of resources.

Explore a collection of Halloween resources for teachers across the UK and let us know how you are celebrating Halloween with your class.

Quiz: Spooky Halloween Dance Moves
The sights and sounds of autumn
Trick or treating with diabetes
Shakespeare, witchcraft and the supernatural

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How to make fake blood
How to make gruesome pumpkin ooze
How to make a ghost