Daylight Saving Time ends

A watch and fall leaves (Photo – istockphoto)

A watch and fall leaves
(Photo – istockphoto)

On November 1, 2015 – Daylight Saving Time Ends
in most places in B.C.
– turn back your clocks one hour.

daylight-saving-time-clock
Many people turn their clocks
backward one hour
before they go to bed
on Saturday, October 31.

Illustration – Nola Johnston

 

Websites for teachers
on the history of Daylight Saving Time and more

Halloween is on October 31

halloween-safety-tips

“Trick or treat” (Photo – istockphoto)

Halloween safety tips
Adapted from The Vancouver Sun by Nila Gopaul

Halloween is on October 31.
Trick-or-treating is a Halloween custom in Canada.
On this day, many children dress in costumes.
In the evening, children go to houses.*
They knock on doors
or ring bells.

Children say “trick or treat”!
Then neighbours give children candy
and children say, “thank you”.
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