Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities

Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
Pumpkins in a Pumpkin Patch-more than just a Jack O Lantern! 4 activities
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This lesson plan goes into detail of the health benefits of pumpkins. Information on the different types of pumpkins that are grown, as well as the health benefits of pumpkin seeds. 4 activities-including an assessment and writing prompt- and coloring pages. clip art, printables, answer key, no prep needed.

Included in the lesson plan is:

What is a pumpkin

Why pumpkins are considered a fruit

Pumpkin nutrition facts

Information on the different "plant foods" in the pumpkin family- with detailed pictures

The different ways pumpkin can be cooked and eaten

Health benefits of pumpkin seeds

Fun dietary tips on how to include pumpkin seeds into your diet

Fun, fast facts on pumpkins

Detailed picture with names of all of the foods that come from the pumpkin-winter squash family.

Detailed picture of the different shapes and sizes of pumpkins

Activities:

Activity of "Fill in the blanks" assessment with answer key

Writing prompt and Detailed picture of the "Life cycle" of a pumpkin

Activity of "Name your Pumpkin Patch"- along with picture of pumpkin patch and sign

Activity of "Decorate your own pumpkin"

2 coloring pages

* Note to teachers- this lesson plan and the activities can be broken up depending on your class and what you think would interest them, or what they can comprehend. The younger grades may benefit more from the activities, while the older grades may benefit from the health information on pumpkins. There is detail on some aspects of the health of pumpkins, using language to explain-define some health terms.

Store: Health is Elementary

To see more of my lesson plans, please see link below

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Health-Is-Elementary

Total Pages
18 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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