Ya’ll know how much I love Pinterest. (Currently I’m teaching the Mister how to use Pinterest…it’s a process….slow process!) It amazes me the creativity and intelligence of people and the ideas they come up with. I love that Pinterest gives us ideas that we can use in our classroom and ideas that we can adapt and make into something that fits the needs of our class. And so was born one of our favorite pirate kindergarten activity.
The result: some serious fun and learning and fine motor practice!
Start off reading the book Shiver Me Letters A Pirate ABC! The pirates go on a treasure hunt to find the letters of the alphabet. And as we read, every time the pirate says “R” we read it like a pirate! “ARRRRR!” We learn letters and do an interactive read aloud! And it’s a fun pirate kindergarten activity!
After reading, give the students magazines. I actually ripped pages of magazines and gave the ‘staches a page each. They had to find a letter, cut out the letter and glue it on our letter chart!
To make the letter chart I used chart paper and wrote the uppercase and lowercase letters!
The students cut out one letter at a time, say the letter to me and glue the letter on the chart!
Shiver Me Timbers Letter Treasure Hunt
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Pirate Kindergarten Activity: Going On A Letter Hunt was last modified: September 15th, 2019 by Greg Smedley-Warren
Howdy, I am Mr. Greg. I have been teaching for 11 years. I spent a year teaching fifth grade, two years in second grade and am now in my 9th year in Kindergarten. Kindergarten is my passion and my calling but honestly, that wasn’t how it started. Read the whole story >