What do you do with a monster who doesn't want to share his book? And a pirate who comes to visit?
Make magic, of course.
¼ cup warm water
6 teaspoons salt
3 drops food coloring
Sheets of white paper
Mix warm water with salt and food coloring in a bowl. Mix well. Paint ocean pictures with the mixture on the paper. Let dry. The water evaporates but the colored salt remains, creating a picture.
Paper Bag Puppets
Paper Bag Puppets- Stuff paper bags with newspaper and secure the tail with a rubber band. Decorate the puppets as pirates, monsters, spaceships, etc.
Create a drawing of a monster. Below the picture write a description of the monster and include the following:
What sound does it make?
What foods does it eat?
What is the monster’s favorite game?
Where does the monster live?
Give the animal a name.
Write a story or poem about the monster.
Write an Acrostic Poem about a pirate or monster. Write the word vertically. Describe the idea by writing words or phrases beginning with each letter.
Mister Whiskers is my name.
Outside is where I want to be,
Tasting the hotdogs,
Racing, running, and playing.
Create an imaginary character that possesses a magical power. Write a story about the character.
Drawing an Emotion
Think how a friend makes you feel. Draw a picture or a series of pictures to express that feeling.
Make a Pirate Hat
Choose your favorite pirate hat pattern, and make a hat. Here are some young pirates modeling their creations.