This 1 page non-fiction reading selection explains the vernal equinox. This lesson is appropriate for both hemispheres. It is followed by 4 multiple choice questions and 5 questions that require brief written responses.
Practice reading and following directions and cut and paste creativity while making a jack-o'-lantern. Pumpkin worksheet, Faces worksheet, cover page, and directions here. You will need scissors, glue, and markers/crayons.