St. Patrick's Day Activities

St. Patrick's Day Activities
St. Patrick's Day Activities
St. Patrick's Day Activities
St. Patrick's Day Activities
St. Patrick's Day Activities
St. Patrick's Day Activities
St. Patrick's Day Activities
St. Patrick's Day Activities
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Engage your students this month with St. Patrick's Day nonfiction close reading articles on how rainbows are formed, gold, and St. Patrick's Day symbols. Fiction reading activities are based on the popular book The Leprechaun's Gold by Pamela Duncan Edwards.

This no-prep pack is a great mix of reading, writing, and math activities. Non-fiction articles include text features to strengthen informational text reading skills. Activities and projects require students to use text-based evidence and encourage critical thinking.

Short on time to teach St. Patrick's Day this year? Complete activities in group settings and encourage meaningful discourse in a short amount of time!

3 Non-Fiction Reading Passages and Activities:
*St. Patrick’s Day Symbols (Response Questions & Compare & Contrast)
*How Are Rainbows Formed? (Response Questions)
*Gold, Oh Valuable Gold! (Response Questions and Sequence)
Student Note Taking Sheet
Student Presentation Directions (Optional Activity)

Fiction Reading Activities:
The Leprechaun’s Gold By Pamela Duncan Edwards(Character Comparisons, Theme, Reflection Questions, and expert writing)

Irish Blessing Poem and Response
Leprechaun Possessive Nouns
Leprechaun Possessive Pronouns
Leprechaun Hyperboles
I’m a Lucky Little Reader Poster
St. Patrick’s Day Word Search and Answer Key

“Lucky to Have You as a Friend” Class Letters
Limerick Poetry Writing
*Opinion Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer
*Explanatory Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer
*Narrative Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer
Extra Lined Paper (Color & BW)

Going for Gold: Elapsed Time Game
Elapsed Time Word Problems with Answer Keys

Suggestions for Effective Classrom Use:
→Morning Work
→Partner Work
→Independent Reading Practice
→Independent Writing Practice
→Whole Class Instruction
→Bulletin Boards-Several different activities included could be used for bulletin board displays this March.

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This pack is also part of a money-saving holiday bundle!

Spring Holidays BUNDLE

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