10 Cute Pumpkin Songs For Toddlers And Preschoolers To Fall For

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Rhymes and songs are vital for child’s growth and development. As they pass through their preschool years, it plays a major role in enhancing their communication, language, and creative skills. Some repetitive songs also help children develop their memory and speaking and listening skills (1).

Songs based on pumpkins help toddlers learn about various parts of a pumpkin, and different ways of usage. Harvest of pumpkins also signify the onset of autumn season and the preparations for Halloween. Pumpkins songs can also help your toddler learn about how pumpkins are used during the autumn season and their importance on Halloween.

Here are some popular pumpkin songs for toddlers.

10 Pumpkin Songs For Toddlers

1. Five Little Pumpkins

This is afun song for kids that they may enjoy listening to. It talks about five pumpkins who are experiencing various emotions. One is happy, one is sad, one is grumpy, and the other one is sleepy. But in the end, all of them become happy. This song will help develop the vocabulary of your toddlers. It is also acute counting song.

One little pumpkin smiling, smiling.
One little pumpkin smiling, smiling.
One little pumpkin smiling, smiling.
One little pumpkin is happy.

Two little pumpkins pouting, pouting.
Two little pumpkins pouting, pouting.
Two little pumpkins pouting, pouting.
Two little pumpkins are grumpy.

Three little pumpkins yawning, yawning.
Three little pumpkins yawning, yawning.
Three little pumpkins yawning, yawning.
Three little pumpkins are sleepy.

Four little pumpkins crying, crying.
Four little pumpkins crying, crying.
Four little pumpkins crying, crying.
Four little pumpkins are sad.

Five little pumpkins laughing, laughing.
Five little pumpkins laughing, laughing.
Five little pumpkins laughing, laughing.
Five little pumpkins are playing.

Watch on: YouTube

2. I Love Pumpkins!

This song with acatchy tune may help your kid learn all that is there about a pumpkin. It talks about the parts of a pumpkin, it’s uses, and the process of making a jack-o-lantern.

Chorus:

I love pumpkins in the Fall
Some are short and some are tall
Round and orange, a wonderful fruit
Let me share my pumpkin knowledge with you
Interlude 1: Now listen folks, here’s the deal with pumpkins:

Verse 1:

If you look inside a pumpkin very closely, you’ll see
In the middle some pulp with many seeds
You can plant those seeds to make more pumpkins grow
or roast them up and eat them
They are yummy, you know!
Interlude 2: Listen, boys and girls, because I’m going to tell you more:

Verse 2:

Pumpkins go in different things.
Here’s the scoop:
There’s pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, and pumpkin soup.
There’s pumpkin latte, pumpkin muffins, and pumpkin rolls.
Eat some yummy pumpkin ice cream in a bowl!
Interlude 3: And now a few more final things about pumpkins:

Verse 3:

In a pumpkin patch, pumpkins grow on a vine.
They start as babies, then grow big, in 4 months’ time.
Pick a pumpkin, take it home and carve a face.
Now you’ve got a jack-o-lantern for your space!

Watch on: YouTube

3. Pumpkin Time

This is an entertaining and informative party song that teaches toddlers how to carve pumpkins. It also talks about the autumn season and how the color of leaves change and eventually falls off the trees.

Chorus

Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
When autumn comes around
And all the leaves fall down
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
It’s pumpkin carving time

Verse 1

Let’s find, find, find a pumpkin
A perfect pumpkin just for me
Let’s find, find, find a pumpkin
A perfect pumpkin just for me

Verse 2

Let’s scoop, scoop, scoop the seeds out
Bake them for a special treat
Let’s scoop, scoop, scoop the seeds out
Bake them for a special treat

Chorus

Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
When autumn comes around
And all the leaves fall down
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
It’s pumpkin carving time

Verse 3

Let’s draw draw draw-on our pumpkins
Draw a silly, funny face
Let’s draw draw draw-on our pumpkins
Draw a silly, funny face

Verse 4

Let’s carve, carve, carve our pumpkins
Make your jack-o-lantern smile
Let’s carve, carve, carve our pumpkins
Make your jack-o-lantern smile

Chorus

[All] Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
When autumn comes around
And all the leaves fall down
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
Puh-Puh-Puh Pumpkins
It’s pumpkin carving time
It’s pumpkin carving time

Watch on: YouTube

4. The Pumpkins Are Here

Make a few cute pumpkin cut-outs and hand them over to your toddler while they listen to this interesting pumpkin song. This song can help them learn the concepts of up, down, high, and low. It can also help improve your toddler’s speaking skills.

The pumpkins are here; the pumpkins are there.
The pumpkins, the pumpkins are everywhere.
The pumpkins are up; the pumpkins are down.
The pumpkins, the pumpkins are all around.
The pumpkins are in; the pumpkins are out.
The pumpkins, the pumpkins are all about.
The pumpkins are low; the pumpkins are high.
The pumpkins, the pumpkins all say, “Good-bye.”

Watch on: YouTube

5. This Is The Way We Carve A Pumpkin

This cute process song is all about how to carve a pumpkin and make a jack-o-lantern. It may be interesting to introduce this song during the autumn season to get your toddler into the Halloween mood.

This is the way we scoop him out, scoop him out, scoop him out
This is the way we scoop him out
This is our jack-o-lantern.

This is the way we make his eyes, make his eyes, make his eyes
This is the way we make his eyes
This is our jack-o-lantern.

This is the way we make his nose, make his nose, make his nose
This is the way we make his nose
This is our jack-o-lantern.

This is the way we make his mouth, make his mouth, make his mouth
This is the way we make his mouth
This is our jack-o-lantern.

Jack-o-lantern shining bright, shining bright, shining bright
Jack-o-lantern shining bright.
This is our jack-o-lantern.
This is our jack-o-lantern.

Watch on: YouTube

6. Sing A Song Of Pumpkins

This song talks about the shape and size of a pumpkin and also where they are grown. Try it now!

Sing a song of pumpkins
Nice and big and round,
Growing in the pumpkin patch
All around the ground.

I’ll pick out my pumpkin
And scoop it nice and clean,
Then carve a jack-o-lantern.
Oh, happy Halloween!

Watch on: YouTube

7. Do You Know How Pumpkins Grow

This perfect song can help your toddler learn about how pumpkins are grown. It talks about the step-by-step, from how the pumpkin seeds are sown to how the pumpkins grow in vines. Your child is sure to enjoy this melody.

Do you know how pumpkins grow,
Pumpkins grow, pumpkins grow,
Do you know how pumpkins grow?
In my vegetable garden?

First, I plant some pumpkin seeds,
Some pumpkin seeds,
some pumpkins seeds,
First, I plant some pumpkin seeds
In my vegetable garden.

Then the seeds grow a sprout
Grow a sprout, grow a sprout
Then the seeds grow a sprout
in my vegetable garden

Then the vines and leaves will grow,
Leaves will grow,
leaves will grow,
Then the vines and leaves will grow,
In my vegetable garden.

Then flowers grow on the vine,
Grow on the vine, grow on the vine
Then flowers grow on the vine
In my vegetable garden.

Then green pumpkins will start to grow,
Will start to grow, will start to grow,
Then green pumpkins will start to grow,
In my vegetable garden.

At last the pumpkins turn to orange,
Turn to orange,
turn to orange,
At last the pumpkins turn to orange,
In my vegetable garden.

Now we know how pumpkins grow.
Pumpkins grow, pumpkins grow.
Now we know how pumpkins grow
In my vegetable garden

Watch on: YouTube

8. Five Little Pumpkins Sitting On A Gate

This adorable pumpkin song talks about five brave little pumpkins who had a fun adventure while sitting on the gate and how they eventually vanished out of sight.

Five little pumpkins sitting on a gate.
The first one said, “Oh my, it’s getting late.”
The second one said, “There are witches in the air.”
The third one said, “But we don’t care!”
The fourth one said, “Let’s run and run and run.”
The fifth one said, “We’re ready for some fun!”
Then OOOhh went the wind,
And out went the lights,
And the five little pumpkins rolled out of sight.

Watch on: YouTube

9. Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin patch songs best describe the autumn season. It talks about a family who visits their pumpkin patch and how they pick out the best pumpkins for themselves to decorate for the Halloween season.

P-p-p-pumpkins
P-p-p-pumpkins
When autumn comes around
And all the leaves are brown
P-p-p-pumpkins
P-p-p-pumpkins

We go to the pumpkin patch
Let’s paint, paint, paint our faces
So much fun for you and me
Let’s paint, paint, paint our faces
So much fun for you and me
Let’s ride, ride, ride the wagon
Wave at everyone we see

Let’s ride, ride, ride the wagon
Wave at everyone we see
Let’s swing, swing, swing the hammer
Try and make the bell go “ding!”

Let’s swing, swing, swing the hammer
Try and make the bell go “ding!”
Let’s find, find, find a pumpkin
A perfect pumpkin just for me

Let’s find, find, find a pumpkin
A perfect pumpkin just for me
Let’s carve, carve, carve our pumpkins
Light them up for all to see
Let’s carve, carve, carve our pumpkins
Light them up for all to see

P-p-p-pumpkins
P-p-p-pumpkins
When autumn comes around
And, all the leaves are brown
P-p-p-pumpkins
P-p-p-pumpkins
We went to the pumpkin patch

Watch on: YouTube

10. Pumpkin Pumpkin

This is another interesting Halloween-themed song that talks about carving a pumpkin and making a jack-o-lantern to decorate the house during Halloween.

Pumpkin Pumpkin
Let’s give you some eyes
Pumpkin Pumpkin
Let’s give you a nose
Pumpkin Pumpkin
Let’s give you a scary smile
And now you’re a Jack O Lantern

The ghosts and the ghouls and the witches
They will run a mile
When they see my scary smile

Put me in the window
And I’ll chase the night away
Because I am a Jack O Lantern
I am a Jack O Lantern
I am a Jack O Lantern

Watch on: YouTube

Introduce your toddler to these fun and informative songs about pumpkins. Watch them learn and improve their listening and speaking skills. You can also have a great bonding time with your little one while teaching these songs to them. Add these songs to your music binder and make a fun playlist of songs for your toddler.

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Sravani Rebbapragada

Sravani holds a post-graduate degree in Biotechnology. Being an avid reader, she keeps herself up to date with research. Her interest lies in teaching new things to children in creative ways. For MomJunction, she covers literature and information/ facts articles for kids. Sravani likes to unwind by teaching to her son, spending time with her family, binge-watching TV series and… more

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