Pirate play Recommended

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By Louise RichmondTeaching Assistant in a Reception class

Climb aboard, me hearties, with this boatload of pirate-themed fun activities

Pirate's treasure chest

Activities in this article:

  1. Treasure hunt
  2. Ship ahoy!
  3. Cross-curricular activities

1. Treasure hunt

Follow the instructions to find the hidden treasure

Literacy – Reading

Development matters: Know information can be relayed in the form of print (30–50 months); Enjoy an increasing range of books (40–60+ months).

Early learning goal: Children read and understand simple sentences. They use phonic knowledge to decode regular words and read them aloud accurately. They also read some common irregular words. They demonstrate understanding when talking with others about what they have read.

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