Tot School – One Week of Pumpkins

Last year, we did a whole month of pumpkin activities, but this year, we’ll have to squeeze the fun into one week. Here’s a quick list of a week worth of pumpkin fun!

Bible Verse: “For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,”

2 Corinthians 4:6

 

Books:

The Pumpkin Gospel Board Book

Ten Orange Pumpkins

Pumpkins

By Farmer, Jacqueline(Book – 2004)

The Biggest Pumpkin Surprise Ever!

By Kroll, Steven

Music and fingerplays (Monday):

Orange song

Five Little Pumpkins

“This Little Light of Mine”

Art Exploration (Tuesday):

Pumpkin Handprints

Science/Sensory (Wednesday)

Pumpkin Spice Oobleck – so excited!!!!!!

Math and Motor Skills (Thursday):

-Carving a pumpkin and counting the seeds (and reading The Pumpkin Gospel)

-Another (less messy) way to correlate the gospel to pumpkin carving – Happy Home Fairy‘s Free Gospel Pumpkin Printable

Dramatic Play: 

Felt jack o’lantern

Snack Ideas: 

Clementine pumpkins

Pumpkin bread

 

 

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