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Holidays in October

By My First Spanish

During the month of October we celebrate various holidays around the world.

The Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, the most important holiday of the Jewish,

Oktoberfest celebrated by the Germans with big parties with harvest food and delicious treats.

Canadian Thanksgiving on the second Monday of October.

The discovery of America (Columbus Day and Dia de la Raza) on October 12.

And finally, Halloween which is celebrated in many countries on the last day of October, the 31st.

As part of the Let’s Celebrate program Languages4kidz has developed a mini-unit Booklet on Halloween with a lesson plan sample and a variety of activities in English and Spanish for celebrating Halloween in your classrooms. This Booklet is available as a digital, downloadable resource through our shop at the following links:

Spanish version:

English version: