This science unit would be perfect for teaching about the life cycle of plants and also about scientific inquiry!
*Now with Interactive Notebook activities!
*Pumpkins Have, Can, Are
*Life Cycle Vocabulary Posters and Cards
*Life Cycle Picture Match Up Sheet
*Life Cycle Word Match Up Sheet
*Life Cycle Mini-book with cloze passages
*3 Interactive Notebook activities
*Scientific Process posters and worksheets (5-step and a similar 4-step version)
*Student packet cover for the experiments
*4 different Pumpkin Experiments and Graphs - 3 sets of student sheets to choose from for each experiment
-Does a pumpkin float?
-How many seeds are in a pumpkin?
-Do the seeds float?
-Do I like to eat pumpkin seeds?
*Pumpkin recipes to make with your class
All of the class posters have a color and ink-saving black and white version!
Common Core Standards Addressed for Kindergarten:
L.K.1b, L.K.2d, L.K.1d, K.A.1, K.B.4a, and K.B.4b
Common Core Standards Addressed for First Grade:
L.1.1b, L.1.1e, L.1.4a, 1.NBT.A.1, and 1.NBT.B.2a
Common Core Standards Addressed for Second Grade:
L.2.4a, 2.NBT.A.1, and 2.NBT.A.2
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Visit my blog to see how I used this unit in my classroom: Teaching With Style - Pumpkin Week