This K - 2nd Common Core aligned pumpkin thematic unit will get your students eager to carve into learning. This fully integrated unit includes detailed directions for all activities. Language arts includes writing poetry, a reading craftivity, making words, a reader's theater, and a chant craftivity. Science involves the life cycle of the pumpkin. Math includes even/odd, measurement, and word problems. A yummy cooking project is also included. All templates and or worksheets are included. Common core reference sheets are provided for each individual grade and activity. Integrating common core standards with creative projects can make learning meaningful and exciting!