P is for Pumpkin Activities

Looking for some fun letter P activities! Where here they are! This is just a few of the things we do for each of the letters we learn.

Letter P Activities - 3 Dinosaurs

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Stacking Pumpkin Erasers

We stacked and counted Pumpkin shaped erasers. We started with 1 and worked up to 5. Then we stacked them up as high as we could get them. I got the erasers from Target last year.

Letter P Activities: Stacking and Counting Pumpkins

Next we explored the pumpkin by gluing circles on a dot marker pumpkin patter. I cut out the circles using this 5/8 inch circle shape.

Dot Marker Pumpkin

The Dot Marker Pumpkin was a part of the Fall Dot marker Pages You need glue, two colors of paper for the circles and the pumpkin from the Fall Dot Maker extras.

Letter P Activities: Making Dot Pumpkins


Letter P Gross Motor

We did some gross motor for our letter as well! We did a masking tape P on the floor and had fun with it! They walked the “p”, traced with pointers, jumped around the “p”, and lined the “p” with big foam pumpkins, and walked on the pumpkins.

We also did some alternating pumpkin patterns on the floor with the foam pumpkins. I got the foam pumpkin from Target.

If you are looking for more ideas to do with the Gross motor letters check out this Post on ABC Tape letters.

Letter P Activities: Gross Motor P on the Floor

Letter P Printables

We used part of the Romping & Roaring P Pack. To explore the letter P and pumpkins. We took the Color the Pp page and put pumpkin stickers on all the “P”s. They did the Dot the P and Pumpkin and used pumpkin table toppers for all the dots.

Letter P Activities: Gross Motor P on the Floor

I hope you learned a fun few ways to learn about the letter P!

31 Days of ABCs - October 2013

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Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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18 Responses to P is for Pumpkin Activities

  1. Wow, so many great activities! And I love including gross motor activities. Thanks for participating in this series!

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  4. Kirstylee says:

    These are awesome. I especially love all of those gross motor ideas for teaching the letters. I really need to incorporate those more as I start teaching my toddler letters.

  5. Jill says:

    These are great letter P and pumpkin themed activities and resources. This is presented in a fun educational way that somehow does not feel like learning 🙂 Thank you for sharing and for linking up this week to the Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop.

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  16. Tatiana says:

    I like all the activities! But gross motor ideas are my favourite. And the pictures are so funny. Thanks for sharing!

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