If you saw my Instagram post last week, I was really excited when I came across this book A Halloween Scare in Indiana by Eric James at Barnes & Noble. I was looking at books for my upcoming vacation and I always check out the children's section too. I knew my Kindergarten friends would enjoy this book! I made up a quick writing activity to go with it too!
I had the students write and illustrate their Halloween costume that would scare the monsters away. If they don't dress up for Halloween, then they just came up with a costume they think would scare the monsters. Here's what some of them came up with.
It was fun walking around and watching them write independently and I love seeing if I can read their words without them telling me.
There are MANY versions of this Halloween Book for many different states and countries. You can see all the different versions on Eric's website here. It was a lot of fun reading a book with personal connections for the students.
Get these 2 worksheets for FREE here!