Story Time

Pirates
Submitted by: Victor Schill, Fairbanks
Audience
• Pre-school
Books
Henry & the Buccaneer Bunnies by:Crimi, Carolyn
Henry, the son of Captain Barnacle Black-Ear, prefers learning about things from the books he reads rather than engage in typical pirate activities. The Buccaneer Bunnies make fun of him until the day of the great storm when Henry's love of books saves the day.
This Little Pirate by:Sturges, Philemon
Two bands of pirates fight over a treasure box until they decide to share what is in the box which turns out to be quite a delightful and fun treasure indeed.
How I Became a Pirate by:Long, Melinda
Jeremy Jacob joins a pirate crew and learns how to speak and act like a pirate--until it's time to go home!
Songs
Craft
Make your own pirate hook for your hand.
Materials: styrofoam cup, popsicle stick, hook pattern, poster board, glue.
Trace a hook on poster board and cut out. Glue to popsicle stick. Cut a slit in the bottom of the styrofoam cup and slide part of the popsicle stick through the cut. Place cup on hand for your own pirate hook.