This is a fun and educationally relevant activity that can be played in conjunction with the Pop-Up Pirate game (not included). Students select cards and answer the question on the card.
Social language areas targeted:
Emotions: Identifying the pictured emotion (real-life photos)
Tone of Voice: Expressing the same message with different emotions
Body Language: Identifying nonverbal messages and Expressing nonverbal messages
How to play Pirate Word-Finding Game:
Game can be played with any number of players.
Place all cards face down on the table.
Players take turns drawing a picture card and answering the question on the card.
Player then chooses a pop-up pirate sword that matches the color of the sword on his/her card and inserts it into the barrel (Pirate Pop-Up game not included).
Play continues until the pirate pops out of his barrel.
Allow students access to the nonverbal communication reference cards.
Instructions: Print the picture cards and describing reference cards. Laminate cards if desired for added durability. Follow the directions for Pirate Pop-Up (game not included) game play.