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Oral History Archive

  • Sarah McDowall - In this archive, you will know how people celebrate Halloween in Hong Kong and in the UK.
  • Melissa Law - In this archive, you will know how people celebrate Halloween in schools in the UK.
  • Mei-Feng Lin - In this archive, you will know something about Halloween in other countries e.g. America.
  • Dr. Frank Lie - In this archive, you will discover how people started to realise the Halloween when firstly came to the UK.

 

Education Materials

Lesson plans

Topic: Comparing Halloween with the Chinese Ghost Month

  • Subject: History
  • Key Stage: 4
  • By Ms Gui-Min Ma

 

Students' work

PowerPoint Presentation

Powerpoint_JessieLiao_Halloween

Halloween and the Chinese Ghost Festival

by Jessie Liao

 

 

 

 

  
Video

 

Questions to consider and discuss further
  • Why do people like partying during Halloween?
  • What did Halloween spread all over the world and become for example one of the most popular festivals in America?
  • Have you thought of the true meaning of Halloween?
  • What is the difference between the ghosts (spirits) in the East and those in the West?
  • How can we celebrate Halloween in a more environmental friendly way?

  

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