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Pumpkin Math

Suggested Grades

K-2

Objective

Students will examine a pumpkin and make several estimations based on the number of lines around it, its circumference and the number of seeds it has.

Materials

Method

Additional Resources

Books

Here are two non-Halloween pumpkin books that you may want to tie in:

Pumpkin Pumpkin, Jeanne Titherington, Pub. Green Willow Books, 1986, ISBN: 0688099300

The Mare's Egg, retold by Carole Spray, Pub. Camden House, 1981, ISBN: 0920656072

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