Pirates' Gold Number Play
We've been exploring Pirate Week here at our house. We all love pirates; in fact I realized I've never shared this picture from this past Halloween of our whole family in their pirate wear. So when Big Brother asked for a "Pirate Week" I couldn't resist. Beyond reading some pirate books, wearing our pirate costumes, and talking like a pirate this week I wanted to create some fun learning and crafting opportunities around pirates. I've been thinking for a while about how to turn Big Brother's…
Pirates Scroll Page Borders
A set of pirates themed A4 pages for children to use as a stimulus in their independent writing. Perfect for making writing activities more fun and exciting!
Message in a Bottle Writing Frames
This simple yet effective writing frame is great for encouraging your children to get creative during independent pirate themed writing activities. Try giving your children a prompt such as "You're stuck on a desert island and have no ship to leave o
Early Years ideas from Tishylishy
Early Years ideas from Tishylishy. 69K likes. Sharing photos, provision enhancements and outcomes from my EYFS class and the occasional share from others.
More cork crafts - mini-beasts and boats
I was very chuffed to be asked to take part in a craft hangout with Netmums, along with a group of other craft bloggers. We were given a list of a wide range of recycled materials to chose to craft with, and I picked corks (I wonder why that was?) Ruby was so happy with the fairy toadstools I made and they are still getting lots of play time out in the garden, popping up here and there to delight the elves so I thought we'd make something else we could play outdoors with. She helped me to…
Pirate Themed Pencil Skills Activities
A set of activities, with a pirate theme, designed to be laminated and used with a dry wipe marker. Use them to help pupils develop pencil skills. Suitable for workstation use.
Boat project - day 1 make boats out of plastic trays and art supplies, day 2 test boats to see if they float, day 3 children can print labels to identify what type of boat they made