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Halloween Math-What Patterns Can You Make?

This is a cute way to use Halloween shapes to make patterns. Begin with a simple pattern that you place at the top of the paper. I made this by cutting a Halloween garland into pieces.   You will need: Two or three Halloween shapes. I used pumpkins with two different faces, one silly face and one happy face and a ghost. I placed
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Natural Fall Wreath

These natural fall wreaths are beautiful and help to develop fine motor skills. Kids use their fingers to pick up objects to place on their wreath. You could make an activity of going on a nature walk with a bag and collect many of these objects. I sometimes like to add colorful popcorn kernels.   Collect acorns, seeds from pumpkins or trees, small pinecones
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What’s inside a Pumpkin booklet?

What’s inside a Pumpkin Booklet? You will need: Two pumpkin shapes cut from two pieces of orange construction paper, 2 pumpkin shapes cut from white cardstock, pumpkin seeds, orange yarn, one brad. Directions: On the first piece of orange construction paper write  What’s inside a pumpkin?  (page 1) Glue pumpkin seeds to one of the white pieces of cardstock.                                  (page 2) Glue orange pieces
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Pumpkin Math

Pumpkin Math You Need: A pumpkin and a piece of yarn for each child to estimate the circumference of the pumpkin. Directions: Each child cuts a length of yarn estimating how long the yarn needs to be to go around the pumpkin. Allow each child to wrap the yarn around the pumpkin. Make a chart with columns: Too small     Too Large     Just Right. Place
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Upside Down Pumpkin Pie

Kids can measure ingredients, stir and spoon into cups. They can add the whipped cream and crumble cookies on top. Upside Down Pumpkin Pie You will need: One large bowl, whisk, can opener, scrapers, teaspoons, paper cups, plastic spoons. Ingredients: Sweetened whipped cream 1 (3.4 ounce) package instant vanilla pudding 1 (12) ounce can sweetened condensed milk 1 (15 ounce) can pure pumpkin 1
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