All About Pumpkins - Pumpkin Life Cycle, Pumpkin Crafts and Activities

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Deanna Jump
Grade Levels
K - 1st
Formats Included
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145 pages
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Do you need an engaging unit all about pumpkins? This pumpkin unit includes pumpkin life cycle lessons and non-fiction text, pumpkin crafts and activities. Simply PRINT & GO with this comprehensive unit all about pumpkins for kindergarten and 1st grade. 

This unit is packed with pumpkin learning fun to meet many of the grade level learning standards and it comes complete with literacy, math, & science pumpkin activities! Students will LOVE exploring the pumpkin life cycle as they read, answer questions, conduct experiments, play games and so much more! 

This all about pumpkins nonfiction unit contains:

  • Nonfiction book with real pictures
  • Pocket Chart Set for the Pumpkin life Cycle
  • Emergent Reader
  • Pumpkin Investigation cards with recording sheet
  • Pumpkin Science Activities
  • An Original Five Little Pumpkins Book and Poem with an adorable ending
  • Response Sheet
  • Math Activity
  • Poetry Journal Sheets
  • Pocket Chart Set
  • Pumpkin Pals Glyph with Patterns, Book & Data Recording Sheets (NON HALLOWEEN VERSION)
  • Game Cards for Glyph
  • Math Center ten frames
  • Literacy Center -beginning sounds game
  • And MORE!

Your students will enjoy practicing basic math, literacy and science skills as they explore pumpkins. They’ll be buzzing with excitement and sharing their new pumpkin knowledge with family and friends. 

Teach your students about the pumpkin life cycle with the nonfiction text and pocket chart resources. Students will also complete math themed pumpkin activities and science experiments to make this a well rounded pumpkin exploration! 

Using the pumpkin nonfiction unit:

  • Whole group activities
  • Literacy centers
  • Math centers
  • Art activities
  • Hands-on-science activities

What teachers are saying about these pumpkin activities?

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Who knew there could be this much pumpkin stuff?! The pack is amazing! There is a great variety of activities which all kids will enjoy!” - Justine M. 

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “This was an excellent addition for my kinders when we were learning about pumpkins and fall.  Thank you for creating this engaging resource!” - Brian W.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “This is such a fantastic resource for science, math, reading etc.  Lot's of quality content for whole group instruction and center follow up of lessons.” - Jeanne L.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “WOW!! This is one of the best units I've purchased from Deanna! :) There is so much depth and rigor to the content, plus options to differentiate. I can't wait to use everything in the unit!!” - Breane Y. 

Total Pages
145 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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