Pumpkin Patch—A Vine Through Time Complete AgriLearning Kit
the wonders of pumpkins. Watch tiny seeds grow into several varieties
of pumpkins in a time-lapse video and learn how to prepare the
soil for next year's crop. The Pumpkin Patch contains posters,
books, handson activities, recipes, and fascinating pumpkin facts.
USDA: Pumpkins: Feature of the Month
they are often used solely as festivefall decorations, pumpkins are
also nutrition and versatile vegetables than can be found in many soups,
stews and other hearty dishes. When fresh pumpkins are not available or
convenient, canned pumpkin can be a great alternative.|
Pick a Pumpkin Activity
Pumpkins are the ultimate October icons -- the fruit of the month, if you will. (Yes! Pumpkins are a fruit.)
This month, celebrate pumpkins with these across-the-curriculum
activities. Included: Art, science, language, and math activities.
Pump Up the Curriculum With Pumpkins!
Try pumpkin science, math and writing.
Pumpkin Lesson Plans & Thematic Units
Harvest a crop of learning with real pumpkins
The size, color, smell and taste of pumpkins make them perfect
for this elementary observation and exploration activity.