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Celebrating Halloween in the Classroom  

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Celebrating Halloween in the Classroom  

Here are sets of ideas for celebrating Halloween in the classroom . Children want to have fun and enjoy Halloween but it is not always the easiest to fit in with the curriculum. The following ideas may help teachers to slot a few fun activities into the busy school day during the lead up to Halloween.

Teaching Ideas – This site has a great set of Halloween ideas ...

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Making a Corn Dolly

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Making a corn dolly is a traditional part of the Christian Harvest Festival although its origins may stretch further back in time.

“Corn dollies or corn mothers are a form of straw work made as part of harvest customs of Europe before mechanisation. Before Christianisation, in traditional pagan European culture it was believed that the spirit of the corn […] lived amongst the ...

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The Autumn Festival of Rosh Hashanah

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RHThe Autumn Festival of Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish equivalent of what is known as New Year’s Day.

It is always in September or October, the date being variable because it is set according to lunar months. Jews very often send each other greetings cards during Rosh Hashanah to celebrate.

 

Rosh Hashanah is a time when Jewish people ask God to forgive ...

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Harvest Festival

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Harvest FestivalHarvest Festival : A whole set of web links to provide easy access to games and many other resources for teachers in their RE planning and for children, either at home or in the classroom. If you have some great links that you would like to see on this page, please send them to us so that we may include them!

Harvest Festival ...

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Christmas Pictures – Jigsaws and Drag & Drop puzzles

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Christmas Pictures – jigsaw and drag and drop puzzlesBelow are some on-line activities for a little Christmas end of term computer fun!

Christmas Pictures – jigsaw and drag and drop puzzles:

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