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Spookley The Square Pumpkin and The Pumpkin Book Fiction & Nonfiction Comparison

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2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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Spookley the Square Pumpkin and The Pumpkin Book are perfect Halloween and Fall books! This is a great pack for comparing fiction and nonfiction, and it's filled with Common Core skills! This ready to go pack is bursting with fun reading, writing, and language arts activities! This resource pack is based on the fiction story The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin by Joe Troiano and the informational text The Pumpkin Book by Gail Gibbons. Students will love reading and listening to the books, and then completing the accompanying activities.

There are graphic organizers, interactive notebook activities, cut and paste activities, writing prompts, worksheets, a vocabulary chart, a pumpkin craftivity, and more!

This 55 page download includes the following activities and more:

*cause and effect



*compare and contrast

*character traits

*synonyms and antonyms

*parts of speech grammar hunt

*writing responses

*pumpkin craftivity


*nonfiction text features

*fact and opinion

*interactive notebook activities and graphic organizers

*how do pumpkins grow activity

*from seed to pumpkin cut and paste activity

-Answer keys are also included!

This download is aligned with Common Core Standards.

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We hope you enjoy this product!

Thank you!

Stacia and Amanda

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