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Welcome to the PUMPKIN


1. Please print out the information sheet.

2. Purchase a 1 - 5 lb pumpkin.

3. Students will estimate how many seeds will be in the pumpkin.

4. Teacher and students will open the pumpkin, scoop out seeds, and count.

5. Class will compare their guesses with final actual pumpkin seed count.

6. Teacher & class will submit results to the online collection database. (results can be posted on 10/29, 30, & 31)

7. Teacher & Class will post reflections on this project to the Voice Thread

8. Teacher & class can download excel results form and compare their results with other participating classes.

9. Teachers & class are encouraged to use activity ideas.

10. Students are invited to participate in a "PUMPKIN FASHION SHOW" where the classroom can submit STUDENT CREATED (drawn or carved) pumpkins and upload them to an online Photo Album (such as & send the link to Jen to post on this website!


Registration is now CLOSED
for this project!