Here comes a Jack-o’-lantern

To frighten you to-night;

Made from a hollow pumpkin

With a candle for its light.

Go off! You Jack-o’-lantern!

You can not frighten me,

You’re nothing but a pumpkin

As any one can see!  

Halloween Poem for Kids edited by Ada M. Skinner and Eleanor L. Skinner

LET’S CHAT ABOUT THE POEM ~ IDEAS FOR TALKING WITH KIDS

Creativity

1. Why do you think we make pumpkin Jack o’ Lanterns at Halloween?

2. Can you think of some other things we might do at Halloween?