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BBC KS2 Music: Treasure Island

The story

Jim Hawkins - aged 12 - lives and works at the Admiral Benbow Inn on the Bristol Channel. One day an old sailor - Billy Bones - arrives looking for lodgings and before long other sailors arrive too, looking for him.

It turns out that Billy Bones has a map, the key to finding a lost treasure hoard in the Caribbean.

For Jim it is the start of the great adventure: he and his friends charter the Hispaniola and sail. But their crew includes a number of pirates including Long John Silver and soon he has control of the ship...

Use the Tutorial video to begin learning each song: David Grant guides you through each song methodically, giving extra attention to any difficult passages or activities in groups.

Use the Story video to watch an episode of the story. 

Treasure Island: Part 4:Ben Gunn

Jim and his friends must escape the Hispaniola when Silver and the pirate crew take over the ship. On the island Jim meets Ben Gunn - marooned on the island by pirates several years before.




Treasure Island Map Activity

Treasure Island Ladybird Children's Classics

Treasure Island. Robert Louis Stevenson. Retold in Simple Language By Joyce Faraday. With Illustrations By Dennis Manton. Ladybird Books Loughborough 1986*DI...

Treasure Island - Disney Story

This is Walt Disney's 1971 'Treasure Island' read by Lois Lane.