This file contains a Common Core Read Aloud Lesson for "It's Pumpkin Time" by Zoe Hall. (Scholastic Books) This book is great for fall and learning about pumpkins!
The lesson includes prereading discussions to activate prior knowledge and to set purpose for reading, book introduction with discussion of author/illustrator. It includes a chart for comparing this book to her other books about life/season cycles that you probably have read earlier this year.
It also includes postreading comprehension/discussion questions and a picture sequencing activity with printable pumpkin life cycle cards. And...it is Common Core aligned!
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