Who don’t heartly enjoy shoutin’ like a scurvy pirate from time to time?
Well speak like a pirate all ye want on SeptembARrrrr 19th because that be Talk Like A Pirate Day!
Ye wee lads be goin’ to have a ruckas good time!
She Is Dallas Info: The International Talk Like A Pirate Day is always on September 19th. For more information, please visit the Talk Like A Pirate Day website. You can also follow International Talk Like A Pirate Day on Facebook.
The Talk Like A Pirate website be overflowin’ wit’ jolly pirate-themed stuff. But here be a compiled list ‘o some great scurvy pirate thin’s fer the wee little lads to have fun with:
- How to Build a Cardboard Pirate Ship – Instructions for using cardboard refrigerator boxes to build a pirate ship big enough to play in! Team Pirate thinks this is pretty doggoned cool.
- Blackbeard.co.uk – Fun, games, stories and party ideas with a pirate theme
- Cap’n Kid & Jax – Pirate magician and his parrot, available for children’s parties in the Raleigh, N.C. area
- Captain Feathersword – the kids’ favorite pirate from the Australian show The Wiggles
- Evans and Evans – Performers who put on a Magical Pirate Adventure show combining pirates, magic and stand-up comedy, for children’s parties and events
- Groovy Kids’ Parties – Free pirate party ideas and activities
- Hartlepoole’s Maritime Experience – Pirate parties for kids at this re-creation of an 18th century seaport in the northeast of England.
- How I Became A Pirate – A great book for the preschool set, reviewed by Ol’ Chumbucket
- Jolly Rover – a pirate-dog game.
- Olive Kids pirate designs – Pirate themes on everything from bed sheets to wall clocks. Great decor for the pirate-crazy kid’s room.
- Pirate craft projects – free project plans from DecoArt.com:
- Pirate Island Felt Board – Fun and learning for wee pirates
- Pirate Playhouses – plans for buildin’ yer own pint-sized pirate play ship
- Pirates! – A very cool kids’ site from National Geographic
- Pirates! Facts & Legend – A treasure trove of pirate information
- Pugwash and the Sea Monster – On-line interactive version of popular pirate books for kids
- Rover Rob’s Tales – On-line stories about a pirate dog and his friends
- Pirate books for kids
- Pirates in the Classroom (yes, pirate lesson plans!)
- Talk Like A Pirate Day Party Kit
- Post Like A Pirate – translate English to Pirate (I may have used this a wee bit in this post!)
- Pirate Ship Cake
Since we be all scurvy pirate fans here, I’ll gift ye a wee heads up that Pirate Days are comin’ to The Colony on October 15th and 16th! Arrr, be there or walk the plank!