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Top 33 Best School Halloween Costume Ideas

Fall, Halloween, Holidays, Seasonal

Written by: Angie Olson

Halloween can be one of the most fun holidays to celebrate in an elementary school.  Students love to see their teachers dressed up!  Teachers seem to always be looking for costume ideas for their grade level team or even entire staff.  This post shows 33 of the best school Halloween costume ideas that you can use at your school.  A huge thank you goes out to the teachers from the Lucky 2nd Grade Teachers Facebook Group who provided these photos to share in this post.

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Megan Linacre – The Pinkalicious Crew

Do you need some Halloween activities?

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Julie Zimmerman – Super Vowels

Julie Zimmerman – Minions

 Have you tried our math centers yet?

1st Grade Math Centers (digital & printable)
2nd Grade Math Centers (digital & printable)

Kristen DeVito – Rock, Paper, Scissors

Kim Giermann – Pirates

Kim Giermann – Book Characters

Tami Knutson-Hacker – Bees and Beekeepers

Mary Kay Mason – Where’s Waldo

1st and 2nd Grade Math Centers

1st Grade Math Centers (digital & printable)
2nd Grade Math Centers (digital & printable)

Melissa Pinto Laurence – Inside Out Characters

Melissa Pinto Laurence – The Spice Girls

Dannielle Loise – Duck Dynasty Characters

Lindsey Nicole – The 3 Little Pigs and the Big Bad Wolf

Nicole Gayton – The Wizard of Oz Characters

Julie Zinser – Construction Workers

Christy Caldwell Randles – Barbies

Cathy Collins – Snow White, the 7 Dwarfs, and the Evil Queen

Printable & Digital Math Centers

1st Grade Math Centers (digital & printable)
2nd Grade Math Centers (digital & printable)

Valerie Wise Ming – Survivor Competitors

Ali O’Leary – Pinkalicious

Angela Whitmore – M&M’s

Ali O’Leary – Insects

April Jones Lawson and Anita Kirby – Care Bears

Cari Bergstrom – Alice, White Rabbit, and the Queen of Hearts

April Jones Lawson – Cruella and her Dalmations

Bats and Spiders Activity

Bats and Spiders Activities

Lisa Dahlin – Class Dojo Monsters

Ashley White – Emojis

Liz Weldon – The Grinch

Leah Scoville – 3 Blind Mice and the Farmer

Kerry Marshall – Witches

Jennifer Couvillier – Super Heroes

Tayla Baity – Dr. Seuss Fish

Amy Lynn – Koo Koo Kangeroo and Hot Dog

Mandi Hopkins – Crayons

Courtney Scholinsky Kuzynowski – Scrabble Board and Scrabble Tiles

I hope you enjoyed these Halloween costume ideas.  If you are looking for some Halloween resources to use in your classroom, I encourage you to take a closer look at the resources below.

October Math Puzzles
October Math Centers-1st Grade
October Math Centers-2nd Grade
Fall Sentence Scrambles
Halloween Math Task Cards

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  1. J

    Cutest costumes ! Nice when you have many staff to get on board together with same outfits!

  2. Mia

    The emojis are the best.


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