So, how do you include Halloween, monsters, and scary stories in your library or classroom? Check out the links below to find ideas for activities and lessons you can share with your kids.
Hosting A Ghost Story Hour (all ages) from the Idaho Commission for Libraries. There are some great story recommendations here.
Short Story Creative Writing Lesson: Scary Stories (Middle School) by Kellie Hayden
Use Scary Stories to Target Literacy Skills (All Grades), suggestions from Smekens Education Solutions
Ghosts and Fear in Language Arts: Exploring the Ways Writers Scare Readers (Middle and High School) by Traci Gardner at readwritethink.org.
Halloween Teacher Resources (Grades K-8) at TeacherVision.net. This site is particularly cool because it is organized in part around curricular connections.
A download of lesson plans for Halloween from the helpforlibrarians wiki.