Pumpkin Life Cycle
1 It's Pumpkin Time
I will introduce the story. Before reading I will activate prior knowledge about pumpkins by asking them what they know.
Students will raise their hands to answer questions about pumpkins. Then students will listen to the story.
2 Canvas Activity
I will monitor and help students that need help with the Canvas activity.
Students need to follow directions:
1. Go to Canvas
2. Log in
3. Go to the Science page
4. Click on today's date
5. Watch the videos and look at the pictures to learn about pumpkin growth and change.
Key Standards Supported
From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
Use materials to design a solution to a human problem by mimicking how plants and/or animals use their external parts to help them survive, grow, and meet their needs.
Read texts and use media to determine patterns in behavior of parents and offspring that help offspring survive.