This unit is perfect for a November Harvest Theme!
The Pumpkin Investigation Unit features:
~ Ways to change your activities & classroom learning centers (dramatic play/blocks, art, literacy/writing, math/manipulatives, music/movement, social studies, science/sensory, gross motor/outdoor play, group time) to help support the topic of pumpkins.
~ Sample open-ended questions to help the children begin thinking about pumpkins.
~ A teacher resource fact sheet is included to provide you with background factual information about pumpkins.
~ A sample web (organized brainstorming)on the topic of pumpkins.
~ Pumpkin investigations teaching math, science and sensory skills.
~ Suggested activities to conclude the investigation of pumpkins.
~ Patterns for several of the activities.
~ Parent newsletter (fully editable), with a focus on helping parents understand how children learn through play.
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