This is a fully editable, SIMPLE TEXT, 45-slide PowerPoint presentation on Halloween, suitable for younger pupils and older SEN students. The PowerPoint makes reference to:
1. The Origins and History of Halloween - the Celts and the Festival of Sahain, All Saints’ Day,
All Hallows’ Day, All Souls’ Day and the rituals, traditions and customs surrounding these feasts.
2. The Origins of the Jack O’ Lantern
3. The Origins of Trick-or-Treat
4. The Origins of Apple Bobbing
The PowerPoint illustrates how, over time, Samhain, All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day have merged to create the Halloween we know today.
It ends with some questions to promote discussion.
The PowerPoint contains hyperlinks to Greenwich Village Halloween Parade in New York City - the world’s largest Halloween parade and a link to a short video of the history of Halloween.
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