Lesson Plan

Plant Life Cycle: Pumpkins!

Your students will love learning about nonfiction texts and the life cycle of a seed with a classic story, simple video, and a cut and paste activity!
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to describe how a seed grows into a plant after listening to a nonfiction text.


(5 minutes)
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  • Gather your students where they can see you.
  • Show students the cover of The Tiny Seed.
  • Invite your students to recall or guess what the story may be about.
  • Tell your students to pay special attention to how the seed grows into a plant.