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  • Berenstain Bears Spooky Old Tree Halloween book
    Entertainment and Activities
    Top 10 Classic Halloween Books for Kids
    Looking for some #throwback Halloween children's books? These nostalgic stories and characters from the '60s, '70s, and '80s will delight your kids and help you revisit childhood memories of this fun and spooky season! ...
    Erin Dower
  • scared child with Halloween pumpkin
    Halloween Fun and Activities
    8 Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Activities for Kids
    Halloween can be a little (or a lot) too scary and gory for preschoolers and kids of all ages — and even some adults! Find fun Halloween activities and party games that reduce the fear factor and make this creepy holiday more kid-friendly. ...
    Erin Dower
  • Halloween candy and carved pumpkins
    History of Halloween
    The Spooktacular History of Halloween
    Halloween is not just about dressing up in costumes and asking for candy! It's a holiday steeped in folklore and customs. From carving pumpkins to trick or treating, each ghoulish tradition has its own fascinating tale. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Halloween candy and carved pumpkins
    History of Halloween
    The Spooktacular History of Halloween
    Halloween is not just about dressing up in costumes and asking for candy! It's a holiday steeped in folklore and customs. From carving pumpkins to trick or treating, each ghoulish tradition has its own fascinating tale. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Halloween candy leftovers, candy corn craft
    Halloween Candy
    10 Ideas for Leftover Halloween Candy
    Want to prevent cavities and sugar highs in the aftermath of Halloween? Check out these ideas for recycling, rationing, and purging your child's heap of candy. ...
    Erin Dower
  • Movie,TheLittleVampire
    Halloween Fun and Activities
    Vampire Fever
    Vampires have always been popular in the media, but now it seems like the blood-sucking creatures are everywhere you turn! To make sure young eyes aren't peeping at overly scary scenes, we've provided a list of age-appropriate vampire books, TV s...
  • Not-So-Scary Halloween Movies for Kids
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    13 Not-So-Scary Halloween Movies for Kids
    Nothing says Halloween like Night of the Living Dead, The Ring, or...well...Halloween. But what about Halloween movies that your kids can watch? We've rounded up our favorite 13 (get it? 13?) not-so-scary Halloween movies just for kids. Monsters...
    Erin Dower
  • Toy Finder
    Toy Finder
    Toy Finder
    Find our top picks for the best toys of the year!
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  • Entertainment and Activities
    Scary Movies
    Dracula Quiz
    Test your knowledge about Dracula and other famous vampires. ...
    David Johnson
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Pumpkins
    Design Your Own Jack-O'-Lantern
    Design Your Own Jack-O'-LanternOh, no! This page is temporarily down for maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience. Meanwhile, check out our related content while we work on getting it back up and running. 12 Pumpkin Activities and Crafts ...
  • Mazes Printables
    Heads Up!
    In this printable, ride through the maze to help the headless horseman find his head. ...
  • Movie,TheLittleVampire
    Halloween Fun and Activities
    Vampire Fever
    Vampires have always been popular in the media, but now it seems like the blood-sucking creatures are everywhere you turn! To make sure young eyes aren't peeping at overly scary scenes, we've provided a list of age-appropriate vampire books, TV s...
  • Word Searches Printables
    Trick or Treat? Word Search
    Look through this word-search printable to find words for "Tricks" and words for "Treats." ...
  • Decoding Puzzles Printables
    Where's the Party?
    Break the code in this printable to figure out what the Halloween invitation says and who sent it. ...
  • Decoding Puzzles Printables
    Mystery Treats
    Look at the ingredients listed in this printable. Can you tell what Halloween treat the recipe belongs to? ...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Halloween Fun and Activities
    Day of the Dead Quiz
    How much do you know about El Dia de los Muertos -- the Day of the Dead? ...
  • Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Find our top picks for the best books of the year!
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  • Addition and Subtraction Printables
    Costly Costumes
    Browse the printable to find items for Annie's costume ideas. Add up the items for each costume to figure out which costume Annie can afford. ...