‘Tis the week of Gasparilla here in Tampa, Florida. This Saturday the 101st Gasparilla Invasion and Parade of the Pirates presented by Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla. Following a successful invasion by the pirates of Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla, the focus shifts to downtown Tampa. After successfully capturing the Key to the City, the pirates of Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla celebrate with a victory parade. The 4.5 mile Gasparilla Parade of the Pirates has been presented by Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla annually since 1904.
In light of this event, check out these fun pirate themed speech therapy activities!!
Pirate Articulation R-Blends: This articulation/speech sound FREEBIE comes with 5 activity coloring pages to practice the following r-blend sounds; tr, br, gr, fr, and cr.
Pirate Talk: 24 Questions or Conversation Topics focused around Pirates. Great for working with voice, fluency, or artic kids at the conversation level.
Pirate Bingo: Pirate Bingo targets listening and language skills. Product contains; 8 different BINGO boards, 20 calling cards, and a list of different ways to play the game in order to target listening & language skills.
Shiver Me Timbers: Practice short words with a CVC game, practice reading sight words, respond to pirate prompts, and sort “ch”/”sh” words in this pirate themed activity page.
For our friends in Tampa, if you are attending the event we hope you have a fun and safe time!!