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Pirate-Themed Reading Class! Learn About Pirates With a Pirate History Expert

Curious Together Arts and Humanities
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(509)
Arghhh! In this ongoing class, you learn about a new pirate every week from a historian doing her dissertation in piracy! Improve your reading and learn fascinating history, participate in discussions, and do simple mini art projects.

Class experience

US Grade 2 - 4
Students will learn about a new pirate every week, their exploits, adventures, contributions, and unique stories.
Sydney Barbara is a historian, a passionate artist, and published children’s book author. She’s also a pirate expert. Yes, that’s right! She already has her Master’s Degree in History, and is currently pursuing her PhD in History and writing her dissertation on the History of Piracy!
Homework Offered
Assessments Offered
informal positive verbal feedback throughout class
Grades Offered
Notebook or Notebook Paper
Pearson, Julie. 2013. Pirates and Buccaneers. Bubble Jar Media. Kindle.
Stringfellow, Megan. 2021. The Young Time Traveler's Guide to Really Interesting People: Grace O’Malley the Pirate Queen of Ireland. Kindle. 

The Carolinas, Florida and the Caribbean Book of Pirates. 2015. IconixInk.

Yolen, Jane. 2010. Sea Queens Women Pirates Around the World. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge Publishing.

Kinkor, K & B.C & Simpson, Sharon. 2007. Real Pirates. Washington D.C.: National Geographic. 
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(509)
Do you want to raise happy, curious, and creative kids?

Do you want their imagination nurtured, their critical thinking sharpened, and their skills developed? We love Art, Literacy, and Big Ideas, and we inspire children to fall in love with... 
Group Class


1x per week
50 min

Completed by 7 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 7-10
1-6 learners per class

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