This packet includes both color saving black and white printables, as well as colored. This packet is filled with cross curricular material that can be used for exploration activities as well as for literacy and math.
Your purchase includes an originally created poem that explores the lifecycle of a pumpkin. There are several comprehensive responses and a phonemic awareness (rhyming piece). The poem can be read in a small group or as a whole group activity. Books can be printed and stapled full page, or cut then stapled to create a bound book.
Pumpkin investigation includes seed counting and sorting (by 2s and 5s), measuring with non-standard and standard units and a sink or float activity.
Math activity reflect common core standards to include multiple ways to model a number, solving multiple addition and subtraction equations (developed through the use of spinners), recording and reading data, creating representations, and completing patterns.
Science activities complement the lifecycle or a pumpkin as well as naming and identifying the parts of a pumpkin.