Pumpkinology – Kindergarten – 2nd grade (Oct 9th-Oct 31st)

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TeacherSheri Potter
Subject AreaAgriculture
Grade LevelK-2
Week #October 9th-October 31st
Unit of InstructionPumpkins
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will learn how pumpkins are grown, the difference between pumpkin pie pumpkins and carving pumpkins, why the canopy of leaves is important for the pumpkins to grow, how to measure and weigh the pumpkins and what the growing season is.

Classroom Activities

We will weigh our pumpkin, measure height (diameter), and distance around (circumference).  Students will record all their information.

Assignments Due

None.

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