Full Video |03:36

Full Video |03:36

Explores the history of Halloween, an annual holiday observed on October 31st. The program connects modern Halloween to the ancient harvest festival Samhain and the Christian holidays All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day. During the settlement of the New World, immigrants brought these celebrations to America and the traditions continued to evolve into the Halloween we celebrate today.

©2017 Discovery Education| CC| Grade(s) K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12

Related Topics

  • All Saints' Day
  • All Souls' Day
  • Halloween
  • harvest
  • holiday
  • Samhain
  • trick-or-treat

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