Wixie Ideas for Halloween

Use these examples of projects created by students and tweets from classroom teachers to inspire your Halloween-themed classroom activities.

Creative use of technology can engage students, and help you integrate your iPads, PCs, or Chromebooks into the curriculum.

These multimedia projects were created by students using Wixie.

Use a Halloween Template

Search your Wixie home page for "Halloween" to find templates and activities you can use to build mouse skills, number sense, and word-building foundations.

13 Days of Halloween

Students practice counting through the creation of a Halloween (or any holiday!) counting book.

Create Halloween Safety PSAs

Have students create public service announcements to promote safe behaviors during Halloween and trick-or-treating.

Create Spooky Scenes

After learning about silhouettes, students combine silhouettes they have created with Halloween backgrounds to create spooky scenes.

Scary Counting

Use student excitement about Halloween to get them to practice essential math skills, like this Scary Count activity in Wixie's Templates library.

Writing Poetry

Students activate facts along with prior knowledge and experience to share what they learned by writing a five sense poem.

Click the play button to listen to the student read the poem.

Fun Writing Projects

Capitalize on student excitement about this fun holiday with Halloween-themed writing projects that engage them in narrative, informational, and argument writing.

Give students choice

Use this choice board to put students in charge of how they will demonstrate learning near the Halloween holiday.


Pumpkin Life Cycle

Counting Books

Creating Memories

Opinion Writing


Give Your Teacher a Costume

Descriptive Writing

Bat Books

Shape Monsters


Spooky Story Problems

Pumpkin Poetry

Scary Folk Tales

Pumpkin Similes

Sorting Activities


Life Cycle of a Pumpkin

Pumpkin Similes

Autumn Writing

Common Core Guide for First Grade

Meet the curriculum goals of the Common Core State Standards through creativity with Wixie.

This FREE guide provides teachers with correlations and ideas for integrating Wixie activities into their curriculum.

Building Literacy in Elementary Students

New approaches to building literacy through creative technology in grades 3-5.

This FREE guide includes:

  • Articles and Project Ideas
  • Lesson Plans
  • Sample Student Work

Students are using Wixie to bring their words, their voice, and their art to the curriculum.

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