Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day while practicing dictionary skills with these pirate themed task cards. They will have your whole class talking like pirates as they discover the meaning of pirate words and phrases! (24 task cards in both color and line art, recording sheet, and answer key)
There are 24 cards in color and repeated in line art, a recording sheet, and answer key. Each card has a “pirate” word or phrase at the top of the card. Below it, students will find three choices as to the meaning of the word(s). Students will use a print or online dictionary to discover or confirm the meaning of each and record their answer on the sheet provided.
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Perfect for Talk Like a Pirate week but can certainly be used any time of the year. It works best as an individual or partner activity during literacy centers.If working in partners, have one student record their predictions of the meaning and the other record their actual meanings.
A key has been provided for you or so that students can be directed to self-check upon completion.