We’re only a week away from St. Patrick’s Day! This holiday not only gives us an excuse to wear the green-colored clothing we have tucked away in our closets, it also allows us to celebrate the rich Irish culture in a fun and festive way. If you so happen to be a school-based professional in search of themed activities to do on this day, look no further than our top picks for (Sham)Rockin’ St. Patrick’s Day-themed Classroom Activities:
What do you get when you combine Lucky Charms cereal and a plastic bin? A festive sensory play activity! This requires almost no time to prepare and the instructions listed here couldn’t be simpler. Plus — it’s magically delicious!
This St. Patrick’s Day Preschool Language Pack contains four unique activities that lets students explore the colors of the rainbow, record completed tasks on a Leprechaun’s Hat, locate a missing Leprechaun, and race for the gold in a fun board game activity!
We can’t always get what we want… like when we want to invite a real live leprechaun for a little show and tell in the classroom during St. Patrick’s Day. Would you settle for interviewing one instead? Interview With a Leprechaun lets students to learn about a leprechaun’s unique life experiences while promoting creative and expository writing.
The luck of the Irish must be upon us — check out this collection of more than 100 St. Patrick’s Day teaching ideas!
Already have a St. Patrick’s Day-themed lesson plan in place for next Tuesday? Please share your activity ideas in the comments below!