Flat Aggie: All About Pumpkins

With each Flat Aggie report, I’ll be putting together a list additional resources, websites, recipes, books, and activities.  Use this and farmer math from A Kansas Farm Mom to bring Flat Aggie’s Agmazing Adventures to life!

Use with Flat Aggie Visits the Great Pumpkin Patch

Classroom Materials
From Illinois Ag in the Classroom: Pumpkin Ag Mags

From Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom: Harvest of the Month posters (scroll down to find cucumbers or summer squash) & corresponding lessons about cucurbits (i.e. pumpkins, squash, etc.)


  • Too Many Pumpkins by Linda White (ISBN-13: 978-0823413201)
  • The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin by Joe Troiano (ISBN-13: 97-8435120884)
  • How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin? by Margaret McNamara (ISBN13: 9780375940149)
  • From Seed to Pumpkin by Wendy Pfeffer
  • Patty’s Pumpkin Patch by Terri Sloat
  • Picking Apples and Pumpkins by Liz Mills
  • Pumpkin by Jack Will Hubbell
  • Pumpkin Pumpkin by Jeanne Titherington
  • Pumpkins by Jacqueline Farmer

Classroom Activities
From Illinois Ag in the Classroom
Pumpkin Interest Approaches (scroll down to pumpkin) Includes pumpkin pie in a bag, pumpkin chain and more.
Pumpkin Glyph (for K-3). Found on page 12 of this lesson book.

Pumpkin Suncatcher

Web Resources



What do you think? Please share by staying on topic, and refraining from offensive language and personal attacks. Thank you!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s