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History of Halloween

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Halloween and its Celtic Roots
From awesomestories.com, produced by National Geographic
Gathering around a huge bonfire, on Samhain, Celtic villagers would In the 7th century  the Celtic holiday of Samhain was merged with a religious holiday known as "All Saint's Day" which  was celebrated on November 1st.  (3:11)
April 17, 2010 at 05:10 PM
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History of the Holidays: All About the Pumpkin | History Channel
From YouTube, produced by History Channel
Learn about the origin of the pumpkin and more fun pumpkin facts! (01:39)
October 22, 2017 at 11:04 AM
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Haunted History of Halloween
From history.com, produced by History Channel
In this three minute video is about the history of halloween and how the Celts played a part in this holiday. Good history lesson and ties in well with immigration to the US and the spread of culture from Europe. Lots of good stuff for students to le... [more]
October 14, 2010 at 01:52 AM
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History of Halloween
From YouTube, produced by National Geographic
Halloween isn't just costumes and candy; it's a holiday with traditions. This video teaches the origins of Halloween. (03:12)
July 18, 2009 at 11:18 AM
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Understanding the History of Halloween : Jack-o-Lanterns
From YouTube, produced by Terry Larson
Jack o' lanterns have their role in Halloween history. Expert: Ginny Larson; Filmmaker: Terry Larson (01:57)
October 30, 2011 at 04:31 PM
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The History Of Halloween
From YouTube, produced by PAllenSmith
Every year about this time, something comes over us and we get this urge to cut into pumpkins. It's interesting how certain traditions persist for thousands of years and even continue to grow, like Jack-o-lanterns for Halloween. (01:44)
October 30, 2011 at 07:13 PM
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Understanding the History of Halloween : Trick-or-Treat Alternatives
From YouTube, produced by Terry Larson
Trick or treating has its role in Halloween history. Expert: Ginny Larson; Filmmaker: Terry Larson (01:47)
October 30, 2011 at 04:33 PM
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The Haunted History Of Halloween 1/5
From disclose.tv
This 11 minute video provides a good overview of this special day and how the customs have changed over time. A good video to share with students as it explains the folklore and history of the day in easy to understand language.
October 24, 2011 at 08:41 PM
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Understanding the History of Halloween : Roman Traditions
From YouTube, produced by Terry Larson
Romans are important in the history of Halloween. Expert: Ginny Larson. Filmmaker: Terry Larson (02:10)
October 30, 2011 at 04:42 PM
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Understanding the History of Halloween : Day of the Dead
From YouTube, produced by Terry Larson
The day of the dead has its role in Halloween history. Expert: Ginny Larson; Filmmaker: Terry Larson (02:03)
October 30, 2011 at 04:50 PM
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