Pumpkins Unit: Literacy Activities for Non-Fiction Text Features and Fiction

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Amanda Richardson
Grade Levels
K - 1st, Homeschool
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59 pages
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These Pumpkin literacy activities are perfect for integrating pumpkin read alouds with pumpkin life cycle activities, non-fiction text features, story elements, and making connections! It has everything you need for teaching about pumpkins through both non-fiction (expository) text and fiction text.


  • 2 Pumpkin Poems and Shared Reading Material
  • Non-Fiction Pumpkin Read Aloud Ideas
  • Pumpkin Non-Fiction Text Elements anchor chart information
  • Pumpkin Life Cycle Activities
    • Retelling cards in color and black and white
    • Pumpkin Life Cycle Flip Book

  • Fiction Pumpkin Read Aloud Ideas with Text-to-Self Connection Recording Sheets
  • Pumpkin Craftivity (with making connections writing piece to go with it)
  • BONUS: Print and Go Pumpkin Activity Sheets
    • Stamping Pumpkin Words
    • Label a Pumpkin
    • Ordering Pumpkin Numbers
    • Making 10

Do you enjoy this unit?

Check out my Scarecrow unit also! It follows the same format and has all you need for integrating literacy into your classroom with some scarecrow fun!

Please let me know if you have any questions about the product before you make your purchase! I want to ensure that you are happy with your purchase!

Happy Reading!

Amanda Richardson

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Total Pages
59 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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