Arthur Dallas[ edit ] Arthur Koblenz Dallas  Tom Skerritt is the captain of the Nostromo and the only human crew member with access to Mother, the onboard computer. When he receives a distress signal from the Derelict, an Engineer ship, Dallas steers the Nostromo off course to investigate the beacon. He is attacked by the Alien and disappears — presumed dead — leaving only his flamethrower. After the screenplay was edited and the budget enlarged, Skerritt was approached again and signed on.
Various types of activities--use those age appropriate Have the children write a journal that will become their "ship's log. Let the children think up the questions that might include where he lived before he became a pirate, why he became one, and many more interesting ideas.
Have the children help you produce a K-W-L chart about pirates. Students may do a research project on pirates. Find out what famous historical figures that fit the definition of pirate. Investigate the types of pirates that have existed throughout history.
Give examples of each kind. Have your class create their own code. Using a Venn Diagram compare and contrast the two codes. Discuss why countries have rules and laws, and what happens to people who choose not to obey them.
Discuss this same concept among pirates. Compare and contrast the consequences. Create an Illustrated Pirate Dictionary. Create a dictionary or other journal of these terms.
Compare and contrast pirate terms and the terms used today. Write a report, including illustrations, dioramas, or mobiles demonstrating what you found. Investigate and research the different kinds of ships used by pirates.
Do pencil sketches of these ships; create a poster from magazines or other media. Read and make a book report from one of many fictional or factual books listed about pirates, pirate ships or pirate voyages.
These reports could be oral, using art medium or using technology such as a Kid Pix or Hyperstudio slide show.
Working alone or with team write a play or puppet show staring pirates. Give this play for your class, or another class. Learn about how to read maps. Investigate where pirates have lived in the world. Illustrate a world map including these places. Label oceans, continents, and landforms.
Make sure you have key items on your map that will allow others to understand and read it. Include water and food sources for a pirate to use for existence. Include X marks the spot where your pirate buried his treasure. Create a pirate flag for your special pirate, using original designs.
Learn about the lifestyle of pirates. Create a wanted poster for your pirate or an historical pirate. Research carefully what they would have looked like, and what important details wanted posters included. Research pirate weapons, ships or pirate music.
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