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3. It originally lasted ...a) one day. b) 3 days. c) a week. 4. The Christian religion later influenced Halloween with two holidays: a) All Saints Day and All Souls Day.b) Samhain and All Souls Day. c) Pamona Day and All Saints Day
5. During the last Christian celebration people used to...a) play the games we play in Halloween.b) parade dressed up as saints, angels and devils.c) protect their houses from evil spirits. 6. Halloween was also influenced by ...a) the Romans b) the Vikings c) the Germans
7. The trick or treat tradition comes from ...a) people trying to protect their houses from evil spirits with their offerings.b) the belief that giving children a treat would bring blessings to the family.c) people imitating fairies who would go from home to home begging for treats.
What was the last one you read/saw? Was it any good? Why?Have you ever been to a Halloween party? What was it like?Are Halloween parties popular in Brazil? What do you think of them?
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*This menu will take you to the three activities in this presentation.Click once to reveal the question. Allow students 1 minute.Click again to reveal pictures. Click to reveal the words.***Note:Halloween is one of the oldest holidays with origins going back thousands of years. The holiday we know as Halloween has had many influences from many cultures over the centuries. From the Romans Pamona Day, to the Celtic festival of Samhain to the Christian holidays of All Saints and All Souls Day. The Halloween we celebrate today includes all these influences Pamona Day's apples, nuts and harvest, the festival of Samhain's black cats and magic, and the ghosts, skeleton's and skulls from All Saints Day and All Souls Day. (http://www.holidays.net/Halloween)