Pumpkin seeds planted.

Planting Pumpkin Seeds

Learning Goal: Science, Inquiry

    • Provide students with a container of dirt, pumpkin seeds, small cups, and pots/ planters.
    • Have students take dirt from container and fill their pot, adding 5 pumpkin seeds.
    • Students can water the plant.
    • Extension: students can share observations as plant grows.



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