Looking for a fun way to teach the life cycle of pumpkins? Try this freebie craft to make a hat that your kinders will love! We’re sharing this Pumpkin Life Cycle Hat to get them excited and keep them engaged! Keep reading to learn more and get your free printable!
While learning about the pumpkin life cycle, your students will practice many kindergarten skills! They will need to follow directions, cut and glue, use sequencing, and color. The best part is that they will love being able to wear the hat after all their hard work!
This activity works well with these resources:
This hands-on craft is perfect to incorporate into your fall lessons! Easy to assemble, low-prep, and adorable! Get it for free below!
A great way to get started is to talk about the life cycle of pumpkins. This quick video is great intro for students! After you watch the video, you can talk more about the life cycle of plants and pumpkins before beginning your project.
The Fun Begins
Students can then color the pictures of all the life cycles. It’s time to practice their scissor skills and cut out all the pumpkin scenes on the dotted lines. You can talk about sequencing and putting things in order to help them figure out which picture to use. Next, your kinders will glue the pictures in order along the hat brim. Finally, it’s time to assemble the hat. Don’t forget to have everyone practice their modeling skills by trying on their hats!
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If you are studying pumpkins, you will also love this pumpkin craft with a story! Yet another cute visual aid to help students find even more things to love about pumpkins. It’s so fun to see what kind of stories they come up with too!
Another great way to teach the Pumpkin Life Cycle is with this interactive book! The perfect way to teach about the life cycle of a pumpkin, with a pumpkin vocabulary page to color. This is a great hands-on activity that will teach the students about planting seeds. So fun! You can grab it here!
You may also want some Easy Pumpkin Activities or Videos about Pumpkins to use with your class. If you want to go all out and actually plant pumpkins in your class, this blog post has everything you need! We hope you love pumpkins as much as we do and enjoy this pumpkin life cycle hat!
Free Pumpkin Life Cycle Hat:
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