This pumpkin project is a great way to involve parents and students in a fabulous hands-on project. Included in this packet is all the directions/lessons for completing this project in an organized fashion. The lesson also includes enrichment ideas and printable hand outs for the students. There are internet links to help use technology with the project. This lesson was inspired by a lesson on ReadWriteThink.org where you also find additional links and ideas to add to this.