October Units, Lesson Plans & Activities

We have organized all of our October bulletin boards, lesson plans, activities, thematic units, and resources.

Monthly Resources
  • October Events Calendar
    Our interactive monthly calendar that includes the various October holidays and special events. Find links to great resources.
  • October Bulletin Boards
    Displays for your classroom related to the various themes and events of October. Many of our bulletin board resources overlay, so you can also find additional ideas on our main bulletin board page.
  • October Writing Prompts
    October Writing Prompts for every day of the month.
  • Halloween Activities and Lesson Plans
    Bats, spiders, jack-o-lanterns and everything else to make your classroom frightfully fun!
  • Halloween Coloring Pages
    Several printable pages of spiders, goblins, bats and jack-o-lanterns. Great for coloring!
  • Halloween Journal and Coloring Pages
    Lots of printable journal pages and coloring pages
  • Columbus Day
    Help your students learn about Christopher Columbus, his journey and why we celebrate this holiday.
  • Fire Prevention Week
    Activities and lessons to help students learn about fire prevention and how to handle a fire in their home or school.
  • Red Ribbon Week
    Help your students celebrate being drug free!
  • Fall
    General activities and resources: poetry, apples, wreaths, etc.
  • Popcorn
    A Teacher's Corner thematic unit that includes lessons, activities, web resources, and books.
  • The Solar System
    A Teacher's Corner thematic unit that includes lessons, activities, web resources, and books.
  • October Printable Calendar
    A completely customizable printable calendar. Simply click on days and edit events, colors, backgrounds and fonts.