This passage is about pumpkins, and it is a great way to welcome the fall season, use around Thanksgiving or Halloween, or use it any time you are studying pumpkins. It's a fun informative passage to learn some interesting facts about pumpkins.
The passage was sized to be used in an INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS. It includes a passage and a flippable question activity. Click the preview above.
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This passage does NOT go over the life cycle of pumpkins, but it discusses: the origination of the word pumpkin, colonists' use of pumpkins, other uses for pumpkins today, growing pumpkins and best conditions, harvesting and storing, foods made with pumpkins, and more.
The passage is copied as a booklet style, meaning you will print on the front and back of one page. Students will then fold the one page booklet, so that there is a cute cover. When they open it up, they find the passage on the inside. It will glue perfectly inside their notebook. Students can color the themed cover.
Once the passage is glued in their notebook, they can glue the flippable in the notebook. The flippable has 5 questions that go along with the passage.
This passage about pumpkins was written with 4th graders in mind, but it could be used with fifth graders and even third, although with the younger ones, you might need to read together and discuss.
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More Fall Themed Activities:
♦Thanksgiving and Fall Pack for Upper Elementary CLICK HERE
♦Thanksgiving Poster Activity
♦Thanksgiving Math Pack (designed for 4th)
♦Thanksgiving Subject and Predicates
♦Turkey Trot Multiplication Game
♦Thanksgiving Interactive Notebook Reading Skills Flippables
♦Thanksgiving Facts and Trivia “I Have Who Has”
♦Thanksgiving Decorative Banner
♦Thanksgiving Spelling and Dictionary Skills
♦ 25 Thanksgiving and Fall Themed Graphic Organizers
♦ Fall – Create a Banner
♦ Thanksgiving Writing – Focusing on Quotation Marks
♦ Thanksgiving Blank BINGO Board
Use these throughout the month of October or November or anytime you choose.
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