Halloween Words & Reading Activities
Looking for halloween words, word searches and language arts activities?
If you’re looking for some fun, scary and enchanting words to use for your halloween teaching activities, here are 143 for you! Below the word list, we’ve included lots of halloween themed reading comprehension activities, word searches, sentence writing, story writing and more printable PDFs for the classroom or at home.
afraid, alchemy, amulet, apparition, bat, beast, behemoth, black, black cat, bone, boo, brew, broomstick, candles, candy, cape, casket, cauldron, cemetery, charm, chilling, cloak, cobweb, coffin, costume, creaky, creepy, crypt, curse, cyclops, dark, disguise, Dracula, dreadful, eerie, enchantment, evil, eyepatch, fairy, fangs, fantasy, festival, fiend, flashlight, fog, Frankenstein, frighten, frightening, full moon, gargoyle, genie, ghastly, ghost, ghoul, gnome, goblins, gravestone, grim, hallow, haunted, haunted house, hobgoblin, horror, howl, incantation, jinx, kettle, lantern, leprechaun, lightning, macabre, magic, mask, masquerade, mermaid, midnight, mist, monster, moon, moonlight, morbid, mummy, mysterious, nightmare, ninja, October, ogre, omen, orange, owl, party, phantom, pirate, pitchfork, poltergeist, potion, prank, prince, princess, pumpkin, queen, quiver, raven, robe, robot, scare, scarecrow, scary, scream, shadows, shriek, shroud, sinister, skeleton, skull, soldier, sorcerer, spell, spiders, spirits, spooky, startling, strange, superhero, supernatural, superstition, sweets, tarantula, terrify, thriller, tombstone, trick-or-treat, troll, unicorn, vampire, wand, warlock, werewolf, witch, wizard, wraith, zombie
Halloween Sentence and Story Starters Activities (Printable PDFs)
In the first set of six activities, students write a sentence related to the Halloween picture. In the second set of activities, students write the beginning of a story based on the picture!