Into the Pumpkin Patch
Fun activities to go with your trip to the pumpkin patch or to celebrate Autumn in your classroom!
Common Core aligned
Created and tested by a first grade teacher.
Pg. 3-4 Pumpkin Patch Words – cut out the paper strip with letters and pull it through the pumpkin to create new words
Pg. 5 Greater Than or Less Than! – help the alligator choose which pile of pumpkins to eat or use the equal signs if the amounts are the same
Pg. 6 Pumpkin Patch Problems – solve the math problems by drawing a picture, writing a number sentence, and gluing the correct pumpkin in each wheelbarrow
Pg. 7 Pumpkin Contest! - compare the pumpkins and give them winning ribbons
Pg. 8 Our Trip to the Pumpkin Patch! - write about your trip or pretend trip to the pumpkin patch in sequential order in a foldable book
Pg. 9-11 Gather the Pumpkins! - only put the sight words that are spelled correctly into the basket
Pg. 12 ABC Order – read the pumpkin patch words on the pumpkins, cut them out and put them in abc order on the fence
Pg. 13 Pumpkin Adjectives – write 8 adjectives that describes the pumpkin – use your five senses
Pg. 14-17 Pumpkin Order of Events – cut and glue flaps onto paper – cut out pictures of the pumpkin life cycle and glue them in sequential order.
Pg. 18-24 My Pumpkin Plans! - creative writing and craft project – What will you do with your pumpkin now that you have it?
Pg. 25 thanks and credits