Teacher Inspiration Playlist: A Spooky October

Teacher Inspiration Playlist: A Spooky October

By Hallie Gebel on Oct 17th 2019

Let’s Give ‘Em Pumpkin to Talk About

Oh my gourd! October is here—the most frightfully fun time of the year! We know kids are excited for costumes and candy—but there’s so much more skele-fun to scare up in the classroom! From wicked good décor to fa-boo-lous lesson plans to inspired teacher hacks, we’ve got just what you need to make this month eerily educational. 

Serious #SquashGoals

During the fall season, carve out some time for learning with REAL pumpkins in the classroom. There are so many hands-on lesson plans just waiting to be explored. From showcasing their many different sizes and colors to enhancing math class with a seed-counting challenge to floating experiments perfect for scientific observation—pumpkins bring a new level of learning engagement. 

Tanya D. – Gifted Teacher 305
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For more great ideas from creative teachers around the country, check out our Youtube playlist

Create a hauntingly stylish classroom with Halloween-themed décor!

Tips for decorating  your classroom for Halloween

From our Halloween Mini Cut-Outs and Halloween Shape Stickers to our Big Tree Bulletin Board Set complete with our realistic Fall Leaves Cut-Outs, we have tons of great accents to help you creep it real in the classroom. 

Looking for some spooky-fun lesson plans? We've got you covered. 

From free printables (even seasonally-themed ones!) to complete lesson plans, explore our wide range of seasonal lesson plans sure to conjure learning fun this month.