Pumpkins can be baked in a pie, carved into jack-o'-lanterns, and roasted for a healthy snack. But how does a tiny seed turn into a big pumpkin? With clear text and detailed, colorful illustrations, this book explains what a pumpkin seed needs to help it grow! This book also includes delicious pumpkin recipes and easy experiments to do with pumpkin seeds.
This is a Stage 1 Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explains simple science concepts for preschoolers and kindergarteners. Let’s-Read-And-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.
Supports the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Science Standards
|Series:||Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science Series: Level 1|
|Edition description:||Stage 1 - Preschoolers and Kindergartene|
|Product dimensions:||10.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.00(d)|
|Lexile:||550L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||3 - 6 Years|
About the Author
Wendy Pfeffer enjoyed early careers as a teacher and a nursery school director. She now devotes her time to writing and conducting workshops on creative writing for both adults and children. She is the author of two other books for children: The Gooney War and Popcorn Park Zoo.
Ms Pfeffer lives in Pennington, New Jersey.
James Graham Hale has illustrated several other books for children, including 'Round and Around by James Skofield; Through Moon and Stars and Night Skies by Ann Turner, a Reading Rainbow Featured Selection; and Barney Is Best by Nancy White Carlstrom. Mr. Hale lives in Ulster Park, New York.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
So good! The illustrations are great and the book makes the plant cycle seem so exciting, because what child isn't fascinated with pumpkins?!