What is this resource?
This is a focused PUMPKIN STORIES read-aloud companion pack for TEN favorite pumpkin-themed Read-Alouds, including fiction and nonfiction selections. This is a COMPLETED BUNDLE. The purpose of this resource is to provide teachers and students with a structured focus on vocabulary, text-based higher level questions, comprehension, and ELA-based skills through a authentic and engaging children’s literature.
Stumpkin by Lucy Ruth Cummins
Pumpkin Jack by Will Hubbell
The Ugly Pumpkin by Dave Horowitz
Big Pumpkin by Erica Silverman
Too Many Pumpkins by Linda White
How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin by Margaret McNamara
From Seed to Pumpkin by Wendy Pfeffer
The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin by Joe Troiano
Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie by Jill Esbaum
Pumpkin Circle by George Levenson
What is included?
This is a BUNDLED resource. It includes all the linked resources above, which can also be purchased individually. Click the titles to see the standards and skills addressed by each. Each resource includes a combination of ELA posters, Vocabulary Word Cards and definitions, Text-Based Questions, Writing Prompts, Collaborative Poster Templates and 3 Differentiated Comprehension Checks.
Who created this resource?
Abby Mullins, also known as Babbling Abby, is a former kindergarten and first grade teacher who most recently was an interventionist in a Title I school. She holds a BA in both psychology and elementary education, along with an MA in teacher leadership. She loves creating engaging experiences for students, collaborating with passionate educators, and bringing her creativity and enthusiasm to classrooms across the globe through curriculum and resource development. Abby also blogs at The Inspired Apple where she shares here ideas, activities, and her love of education.