Explore The Pumpkin Season!


Pumpkin Paradise includes five-days of after school program activities that encourage children to construct knowledge through the exploration of their environment. Children will learn about the pumpkin season during the activities. Specifically, children will engage in learning activities that meet the PA Standard Areas: Science, Social Studies, Health, Wellness, Physical Development, and Visual Arts.

  • Developed and tested by a team of experienced, certified educators

  • Immediate PDF download upon purchase with unlimited use

  • Activity pages, extension activities, and additional resources included at no cost

  • Developmentally appropriate

  • Printable format that is also digital friendly with links and QR codes embedded in the lesson plans

Lesson Outline:

  • Day 1: (Maker Monday) Paper Bag Pumpkins
  • Day 2: (STEM Tuesday) Crystal Pumpkin Experiment
  • Day 3: (Around the World Wednesday) World’s Largest Pumpkin Festival: Ludwigsburg, Germany
  • Day 4: (Artsy Thursday) 3-D Pumpkin Craft
  • Day 5: (Fit Friday) Pumpkin Bowling