Our scripture memory for this unit was "Be patient with everyone!" 1 Thessalonians 5:14
This verse has come to mind quite a bit since completing this unit. I have been convicted of my impatience while driving, waiting at the checkout, waiting for M to put his shoes on, by himself, while waiting on water to boil. You name the situation, I have needed patience.
It has helped M too. I have quoted it to him while he
Well, back to pumpkins. Again, I was terrible about taking pictures and I am WAY behind, so here are some of our favorites!
-Pumpkin Vine Measuring (from 2TeachingMommies)
Capital P Pumpkin
Pumpkin Life Cycle Paper Plate
We played a really fun game where we drew a card (covered with a certain number of dots) and M had to find the corresponding number on a pumpkin. If he matched them correctly, he got to color that pumpkin. I was really proud of how patient he was with this, and his one to one correspondence is really improving.
We carved our real pumpkins with Daddy and roasted the seeds!
A second game that M really enjoyed was this Roll a Jack-o-Lantern Game (from MakingLearningFun)
We made playdough pumpkins and read tons of pumpkin books, thanks to our local library!