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Boo to You From the PBS KIDS Crew!

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Witches have broomsticks and tall, pointy hats, ghosts and goblins are eerie with sneaky black cats! Do you have your costume ready? Halloween is a fun and exciting time for kids of all ages. From pumpkin carving and costume making, to trick-or-treating, this holiday is sure to be exciting. Carve out some time and create a very special PBS KIDS jack o’ lantern. It’s easy with these pumpkin carving templates from PBS Parents.

Make the holiday even more haunting with slime, bats and zombie brains. Explore super creepy videos and activities for students on PBSLearningMedia. Halloween hasn’t always been about candy and costumes. Take a look back at the historical traditions about spirits that are the basis for this holiday. You’re in for a treat!


Get ready for a wild and crazy Halloween by downloading your very own WILD KRATTS  creature mask and activities from The Kratt Brothers have discovered an abandoned mine – the perfect place for a bat cave expedition. Be sure to watch “A Night Out with Bats” on PBS LearningMedia. Then, tune in to AETN Wednesday, Oct. 31, 7 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., as Chris and Martin uncover some of the creepiest creature powers on the planet during a one-hour special, “Wild Kratt: Creepy Creatures.”