This is probably one of the easiest topics for fall learning, plus A is learning a lot about this topic at school as well, so by the end of fall he should be well versed in knowledge about pumpkins.
So as I stated with our previous fall learning our plan is:
1. Do a small and simple craft.
2. Hang simple decor.
3. Get outside to discover.
4. Read books.
Our favorites are:
Chicken said Cluck by Judyann Ackerman Grant and Sue Truesdell
Duck and Goose find a Pumpkin by Tad Hills
From Seed to Pumpkin by Wendy Pfeffer
The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Linda D. Williams and Megan Lloyd
5. Do something hands on.
We did pumpkin estimating and counting. Here is what I did:
I got a bowl of candy corn pumpkins out and had A estimate how many were in the bowl.
Then we used biscuit cutters to see how many would fit in each one: