Storytime Theme: Pirates


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Books --

Pirate Island
Shiver Me Letters
How I Became a Pirate
Russell and the Lost Treasure
Don't Mention Pirates
Tough Boris

Story Extensions

  • Treasure Chests with Yellow Pieces of gold with objects on them
  • Treasure Hunt: Fill chest with peanuts, get mardi gras beads and coins, put picture on them match to object with a rhyming picture on either a coin or necklace
  • R words on dry erase board
  • Picture walk


Arts and Crafts

Pirate Hat
Black construction paper
Gold Sticker
Pirate Stickers
Stapler

Treasure Chest

Resources

Sword (with sound effects)
Foam hat
Piece of Pirate Gold
Eye Patch

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Suggested Ways to Include the Six Emergent Literacy Skills

  • Vocabulary

  • Print Motivation

  • Phonological Sensitivity

  • Print Awareness

  • Letter Knowledge

  • Narrative Skills