Have you ever celebrated Talk Like a Pirate Day with the kiddos?
As you may know by now, we love any kind of themed day! Talk Like a Pirate Day is such a fun one. We have done pirate crafts and activities for the past 5 years because we love it so much.
A little about the day:
It’s celebrated on September 19th every year Head over to the official Talk Like a Pirate Day website to read more about how it all started. They also share links to pirate name generators and an English-to-Pirate Translator (fun!).
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Talk Like a Pirate Day Crafts and Activities
Here are tons of awesome activities to inspire your own pirate-themed day with little ones. I have also included a few birthday party ideas that feature activities and fun food ideas that can be done separately for playdates and other get togethers.
- Pirate-themed preschool packet – Preschool Powol Pockets
- handprint pirates and pirate ship apples
- Homemade no sew pirate costume
- Paper plate pirate craft and book – I Heart Crafty Things
- Story Stones – You Clever Monkey
- Galleon craft, hat, and sword – Craftulate
- Create a hideaway – Childhood 101
- Colored ice ships and an experiment – Camilla and Roman
Treasure Chest Crafts and Treasure Hunt Ideas
- Sunken treasure discovery bottle – Fun-a-Day!
- Pirate crafts and a treasure hunt
- Searching for buried treasure in a bubble bath + the book Bubble Bath Pirates!
- Search for buried treasure in this easy to set up sensory bin
- 5 treasure hunt ideas – Little Bins for Little Hands
- Beach treasure hunt – Love, Play, Learn
- Egg garton treasure chest – Red Ted Art
- Treasure hunt sensory bin – Munchkin and Bear
- Alphabet treasure hunt to go along with the book Shiver Me Letters A Pirate ABC – School Time Snippets
- Salt dough doubloons – Hodge Podge Crafts
- DIY cardboard pirate swords – A Collection of Hobbies by Kristen
- Egg carton ships – Spoonful
- Egg carton raft – MollyMoo
- DIY cardboard box pirate ship – MollyMoo
- Loo roll pirates – Red Ted Art
- Cardboard box ship and a DIY treasure map activity – Nuturestore
- Easy spyglass telescope craft + a pirate hat and hook craft too!
Pirate Birthday Party Ideas
- Jake and the Neverland Pirate Suckers – The Joy of Boys
- Pirate birthday party favors – Fleece Fun
- Free pirate party printables – Itsy bitsy Fun
- Pirate-themed birthday party ideas – Coffee Cups and Crayons – love the cannonball practice!
- Pirate ship cake – Hodge Podge Crafts
- Mini treasure boxes and a big cardboard treasure chest – Hodge Podge Crafts
Books we have read:
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