(Art, D.T. Music)
Make pirate ship models, flags, maps,
treasure chests and hats.
Create balances using the body.
Make a pirate ship using recyclable
Try to get involved in physical activities
materials e.g. milk carton, cereal boxes Pirates that your child is interested in.
Sing pirate songs- A pirate went to sea,
sea. Make up own pirate song. Spring term
Communication/ Language & Literacy
(Phonics, Speaking & Listening, Reading and
Problem Solving, Reasoning &
Numeracy Practise sounds and new spellings.
Keep practising writing sentences using full stops and
Play shop using really money discuss the value
Write a story about pirates. Use interesting adjectives to
of each coin.
describe the characters.
How many was can you make 2p 6p 10p 20p
Read stories about pirates with your children. Ask your
50p using different coins.
child questions about the story. What happened? Who are
Keep practising counting in 2s 5s and 10s
the characters in the story?
number bonds to 10 and 20 and doubles to 20.
Use the number line to add and subtract.
Knowledge and Understanding of the World Personal, Social and
(Geography, History, ICT, Science) Emotional Development
Look at maps around the home, in your local area or
Discuss what makes a healthy and
even using the internet. Talk about globes and maps.
Look at the different countries and discuss with your
Identify to what special groups we
child if you may have travelled to any of them.
Read about real pirates. Find out when they lived and
how they lived.