The five pumpkin critical thinking and logic activities included in this 17-page packet can be used across the curriculum in Grades 4-8. All activities can be used as printables, displayed on a Smartboard, and/or printed and covered with a transparency sheet and completed with erasable pens. The five activities can be accomplished in five days in a literacy or math center, in small or large collaborative groups, or independently.
The packet includes critical thinking and logic activities that appeal to varied learning styles to include fun pumpkin facts, matrix grids, prediction activities, math activities, history and science related activities, creative writing, spatial sense activities, data tables, process of elimination activities, answer keys, guided practice, scaffolded practice, independent practice, and author’s notes.
The themed activities include the following:
How Much Did the Largest Pumpkin Weigh?
Largest Pumpkin Pie Ever Made
Pumpkin Patch Logic
How Old are these ‘Jack Be Little’ Pumpkins?
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Pumpkin Talk: Logic Activities with a Fall Theme
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