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Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book

If you are wanting to teach your kids how pumpkins grow, this Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book is a simple printable book for them to read and color!  


Reading activities like this one are a great addition to your fall unit or just fun to read before your visit to the pumpkin patch.

  Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book

Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book:

Simple printable books like this one can be used to teach and practice the concepts of print with your kids.  


They can work on holding the book correctly, turning the pages, following the text from left to right as you read, and much more.   


Printable Book for Kids  

What is a Printable Book?

A printable book is simply a little book that you can print for your kids. You can follow the directions below to download, print, and assemble the book for your kids.  


You can make as many copies as you need so it is a great activity for classroom teachers, homeschool co-ops, and childcare providers.  


Pumpkin Life Cycle Book  

Getting Ready to Use The Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book:

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What’s Included:

  • Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book


This free printable book includes a total of 7 pages (4 pages to print) including the cover.  


What Else Is Needed:


To prepare this free printable, click on the button below and fill out the form. Then, download and print the reproducible book.  


Next, cut the pages apart and stack them together in order. Finally, staple the pages of the book together.  


How to Use The Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book:

When first introducing a new reading book to your kids, you can ask them to use the illustration to guess what the book is going to be about and have them point to the title.  


Then, you can have them turn to the first page and point to the words as you read. They can continue following along as your read aloud.

  Beginning Readers


After reading the story, your kids can work on reading the book independently and color the pictures of the life cycle of a pumpkin.  


Then, you can send the book home with your students so they can read it with their families for even more practice.  


Science Book for Kids


This Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Book is a simple way for your pre-readers to practice concepts of print and learn about how a pumpkin grows!  


How Else This Printable Book Be Used?

To practice sequencing, you can create cards out of the pages of the book. First, print two pages of the download one one sheet of paper. Next, cut the cards part.


Your children can then use the cards to put the life cycle of a pumpkin in sequential order. They can practice using transition words such a first, next, and last too. 



Pin It For Later:

Do you want to save this free printable book for later? Pin this to your Reading board on Pinterest and it’ll be here for when you’re ready!


Beginning Reading Activity


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More Printable Books for Kids:

Color Words Pumpkin Book

How To Carve A Pumpkin Book

Parts of a Pumpkin Book 


More Pumpkin Activities for Preschoolers:

Pumpkin Seed Alphabet Activity from Books and Giggles

Biscuit Visits the Pumpkin Patch Printables from Homeschool Preschool


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Thursday 28th of October 2021

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Monday 25th of October 2021

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