St. Patrick’s Day Myths Writing Prompts - The first section of this St. Patrick's Day lesson contains myths about St. Patrick and other Irish legends. At the end of each myth are writing prompts to challenge students to create a story of their own. Myths included in section one are:
St. Patrick and the Sea Monster
St. Patrick and the Children of Lir
St. Patrick and the Snakes
The Leprechaun and the Pot of Gold
The Salmon of Knowledge
Glas the Magical Cow
The Mischievous Pooka
Dagda and the Magic Harp
Section two of this St. Patrick’s Day lesson contains 14 unusual Irish superstitions. Each student picks one and creates a story explaining how that superstition got started. Stories work well as a creative writing assignment or an oral presentation. St. Patrick’s Day themed writing paper in black and white as well as color is included.
Happy St. Patrick's Day!