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Write Your Own Story – Pirates

Are ye ready for action me hearties? It’s time to set sail and write a pirate story.
Download the pdf storymaker http://club.creativewritingclub.co.uk/themes/pirates/resources-to-print-pirates/

⊕ Go through the steps below to create your story...

Print this out:

1. Choose a real pirate captain...

  • Blackbeard
  • William Kidd
  • Anne Bonny
  • Mary Read
  • Ching Shih (Chinese pirate Queen)

and/or choose an imaginary pirate...

  • Captain Hook
  • Long John Silver
  • Jack Sparrow
  • Choose your own idea

2. Choose two things to come into the story

  • buried treasure
  • a cannonball
  • the Jolly Roger (the skull and crossbones flag)
  • walking the plank
  • a crocodile
  • a sinking ship
  • a map
  • the navy (pirate hunters)

3. Write the story from the most exciting part.

TIP: Draw a picture of your characters.

If you are working with a partner then write one line each