"Captain's Crew" is a fun activity that reinforces "r" controlled vowels. (er, ir, ur, or, ar) Students will identify pirates with "r" controlled words. Then the students can record their findings on the sheet included in the packet.
- “Pirates Say ‘Arrrr’ - Reading and Writing Words with ‘ar’” - Pirate-themed cards with “ar” words and “non-ar” words are hidden around the room. Students go on a treasure hunt to find the “ar” words.
Pirate Theme Read Aloud Activities - How I Became a Pirate
Want to master those r-controlled spelling patterns? Have your students sing this pirate song and I promise you that they won't forget it! This is useful for students in the primary and intermediate grades.