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Traditions of the Season

October 31, 2018

Where do they come from?

Ever wonder about the where Halloween traditions originated? Well, wonder no more. You can read about them at THIS LINK. Share these facts with your students. On costumes: With all these ghosts wandering around the Earth during Samhain, the Celts had to get creative to avoid being terrorized by evil spirits. To fake out the ghosts, people would don disguises so they would be mistaken for spirits themselves and left alone.

  • Jack-o-Lanterns
  • Ghosts
  • Trick-or-Treating
  • Trick-or-Treating, the Scottish Way
  • Trick-or-Treating, American-style
  • Black Cats
  • Bobbing for Apples
  • Black and Orange
  • Pranks
  • Candles and Bonfires
  • Candy Apples
  • Bats
  • Candy
  • Candy Corn
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