FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON – “Spooky Inference Riddles 2 – Halloween Printable for ELA”

by The Teacher Treasury
2nd – 4th Grade

1 sheet, 6 riddles

Directions: Solve the riddles by making inferences about the clues.

Riddle #1:

I am the color of darkness.

Some people say I’m bad luck.

Others say I have nine lives.

Witches keep me as their pet.

What am I?

Riddle #2:

I’m creepy.

I love to crawl around.

I have eight legs.

I trap bugs and eat them.

What am I?

Riddle #3:

I am part man and part monster.

I have a great sense of smell.

I love the full moon.

I howl at the night sky.

What am I?

Riddle #4:

I have no reflection.

I have no heartbeat.

I sleep during the day.

I drink blood at night.

What am I?

Riddle #5:

I’m a dead man walking.

I smell pretty bad.

I don’t walk very fast.

I’m all wrapped up.

What am I?

Riddle #6:

I am a monster created by man.

I have green skin.

I have bolts in my neck.

My friends call me Frank.

Who am I?


1. a black cat

2. a spider

3. a werewolf

4. a vampire

5. a mummy

6. Frankenstein

This is an extension of a fun little activity I did with my students as a warm-up to making inferences.

***Here’s the link to the first Spooky Inference Riddles (FREE)***

Hope this helps =)

Spooky Inference Riddles 2 by Felisa Williams is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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