St. Patrick’s Day (March 17th ) can be a great learning opportunity for students to learn facts about the origin of St. Patrick’s Day and Irish culture. The following 2 sites include everything you need to celebrate this popular holiday in your classroom this year.
- https://www.teachervision.com/st-patricks-day The site includes lessons and activities to help you explore St. Patrick’s Day in your classroom. Free printable worksheets, art projects, literature activities and history activities are included to help your students learn about the holiday and have lots of fun.
- http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/51015.htm Help your students learn about and explore Irish culture, history and traditions, including Irish folktales literature, recipes, Celtic art and mythology, the Great Potato Famine, and more. Resources for St. Patrick’s Day include videos, arts & crafts, worksheets, interactive maps, and tutorials.
On St. Patrick’s Day “Everyone is Irish”.
It’s time to get your “GREEN” on.
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!