It’s the season of pumpkins, so why not learn a bit more about how a tiny seed turns into a big pumpkin? This book explains what a pumpkin seed needs to grow, and it also includes pumpkin recipes and easy experiments with pumpkin seeds.


From Seed To Pumpkin

Author: Wendy Pfeffer


From Seed To Pumpkin is a book written by Wendy Pfeffer and illustrated by James Graham Hale.

It explains simple science concepts to preschoolers. The book is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series. It’s about 3 young children and a farmer.  They show a step-by-step of a pumpkin grow, from planting the seeds to getting big, orange pumpkins. The illustrations also show the children playing and going trick-or-treating, which makes the book even more enjoyable for children.

Our review


We think it’s the perfect time to read this book to your children. You may have carved and decorated your pumpkins last week, and now it’s time to learn some more interesting facts about this beautiful vegetable and its time of the year. It’s great for children to understand how pumpkins grow and what it takes for a successful growth. These simple science concepts are excellent for preschool age because they support the Common Core Learning Standards.

Find out what other people say about this beautiful story, and have a wonderful time reading it to your children!