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History of Halloween

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Halloween and its Celtic Roots
From awesomestories.com, produced by National Geographic
Gathering around a huge bonfire, on Samhain, Celtic villagers would In the 7th century  the Celtic holiday of Samhain was merged with a religious holiday known as "All Saint's Day" which  was celebrated on November 1st.  (3:11)
April 17, 2010 at 05:10 PM
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The Haunted History Of Halloween 3/5
From disclose.tv
Virginia becomes the birthplace in the colonies of Halloween. This 11 minute video shows some of the superstitions that were rife at the time and provides students with good insights into how some of the traditions and folklore started.
October 24, 2011 at 08:47 PM
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Haunted History of Halloween
From history.com, produced by History Channel
In this three minute video is about the history of halloween and how the Celts played a part in this holiday. Good history lesson and ties in well with immigration to the US and the spread of culture from Europe. Lots of good stuff for students to le... [more]
October 14, 2010 at 01:52 AM
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Ages: 8 - 14
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History of Halloween
From YouTube, produced by National Geographic
Halloween isn't just costumes and candy; it's a cultural holiday rich in tradition. This video teaches about the origins of Halloween.
July 18, 2009 at 11:18 AM
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Ages: 7 - 18
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The History Of Halloween
From YouTube, produced by PAllenSmith
Every year about this time, something comes over us and we get this urge to cut into pumpkins. It's interesting how certain traditions persist for thousands of years and even continue to grow, like Jack-o-lanterns for Halloween. (01:44)
October 30, 2011 at 07:13 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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The Haunted History Of Halloween 1/5
From disclose.tv
This 11 minute video provides a good overview of this special day and how the customs have changed over time. A good video to share with students as it explains the folklore and history of the day in easy to understand language.
October 24, 2011 at 08:41 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Understanding the History of Halloween : Jack-o-Lanterns in Halloween History
From YouTube, produced by Terry Larson
Jack o lanterns have their role in Halloween history, get expert tips and advice on the history of Halloween in this free video. Expert: Ginny Larson Bio: Ginny Larson has been creating fun, inexpensive crafts for her own pleasure for the past thi... [more]
October 30, 2011 at 04:31 PM
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Ages: 7 - 18
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Understanding the History of Halloween : Trick-or-Treat Alternatives in Halloween History
From YouTube, produced by Terry Larson
Trick or treating has its role in Halloween history, get expert tips and advice on the history of Halloween in this free video. Expert: Ginny Larson Bio: Ginny Larson has been creating fun, inexpensive crafts for her own pleasure for the past thirt... [more]
October 30, 2011 at 04:33 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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The Haunted History Of Halloween 2/5
From disclose.tv
This video deals with the cultural traditions of Halloween and the impact of religion on the day and the pagan history of the event. A good video to show students how the holiday came to be and the major events that molded it.
October 24, 2011 at 08:44 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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The Haunted History Of Halloween 4/5
From disclose.tv
This 11 minute video shows some the evil deeds that were caused or blamed on Halloween. A lot of folklore is explained and how rumors were spread and the importance of safety at Halloween. A cautionary video that relates the strange change of this ni... [more]
October 24, 2011 at 08:51 PM
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