Crafts | Autumn Harvest | Halloween
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets
*Letter J > Jack-o'-lantern
*Letter P > Pumpkin
Crafts > Pumpkins
Colors > Orange
Farm and Food > Nutrition > Vegetables > Pumpkins
*Oct. 31st > Halloween
*Nov. > Thanksgiving
Online Jigsaw Puzzles > Pumpkins and Scarecrow Pumpkin
*Visit a pumpkin patch
Seasons > Autumn
During these activities children will have fun and explore pumpkins, practice letter P or J, listen to a wonderful story online and more! There are many activities, so these can be done over a number of days.
Note: It would be wonderful to have real pumpkins for the children to see, touch and smell for these activities and try to wear orange during the activities.
Activity > Learning about Pumpkins (Science, Social Studies, Math)
Pumpkin - The Scary Squash: Share this fascinating presentation for children about the history of pumpkins and jack-o'-lanterns.
Activity > Alphabet > P is for Pumpkin or J is for Jack-o'-Lantern printable activities
Activity > Pumpkin theme Autumn or Halloween printable activities
Select educational printable activities, such as mazes, calendar, and more.
Activity > Online Jigsaw Puzzles> Pumpkins
Skill: problem solving, use of computer mouse
Here are fun 6-piece online puzzles the youngest child can enjoy. To increase the number of pieces, click on the SHAPE button on the left.
* Scarecrow pumpkin
Activity > Nursery Rhymes and Music > Nursery Rhyme: Peter, Peter Pumpkin-Eater
Activity > Environmental
Awareness > Recycling and Shapes > Ben
& Jerry's Virtual Pumpkin
2. The Three
R's Theme> Reduce, Reuse and Recycle: After children
select their pumpkin and a new window opens they will click and drag
items from the compost bin to decorate the pumpkin. Make sure
to discuss the terms reduce, reuse, and recycle. Visit this
related activity for information.
Activity > Online > Nutrition and Math
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