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Misty Gordon and the Mystery of The Ghost Pirates
(from publisher-Abrams Books)
Things in the New England town of Ashcrumb are getting weird. Or just weirder. Misty Gordon, whose antique-dealing parents drive a van that says “D.E.A.D.” on the side (for “Deceased’s Estate and Antique Dealer”),
is accustomed to weird.

One day, when accompanying her father to the estate of a recently departed clairvoyant, Misty discovers a notebook and a pair of eyeglasses that enable her to see ghosts! And solve mysteries.
With the help of her new powers and her best friend, Yoshi, Misty learns that her hometown was settled not by respectable colonists but by pirates! And the ghosts of the pirates are returning to reclaim
a dangerous, powerful treasure they lost centuries ago. Who will find it first, Misty or the pirates?

Watch these book trailers:
First one from the publisher and the second from 4th grader-Luke




Luke's Book Trailer will go here when finished



Kids, one of your favorite bluebonnet lessons was for the book Pirates.
So I am including many of our Pirate Resources and adding a few new ones.





"It's Great to be a Pirate" (download from source: Richard Marcus and Johnny Caruso)

Pirate activities:

Sharpen ye old math skills with these popular Pirate games.

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Place Value Pirates (so much fun)

Decimals of the Caribbean




"Pssst! If you really like math games, visit Ms. Murphy's newest web site ecdc-library





Pirate costume
Pirate Patterns
Pirate Treasure Hunt Game
"How to" Make Pirate Crafts-pirate hat, treasure chest, pirate coin sack, pirate sword, etc.

Pirate Coloring pages:
Pirate holds a treasure map
Pirate, parrot, and treasure
Peg-legged Pirate

author Jan Brett's Hedgie as a Pirate coloring page

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image source: Wikimedia Commons
This flag is called The Jolly Roger

National Geographic's Pirate Adventure games

National Geographic Pirate Map lesson plan-Skills: acquiring, organizing, and analyzing geographic information

Pirate word searches:
Pirate Words
Pirate weapons
Pirate flags
Pirate Ships

Pirate Mazes:
The Jolly Roger maze
Pirate dot to dot game