Use this fun, real-world driven lesson to enhance your unit on William Butler Yeats or as an engaging Saint Patrick's Day activity! This lesson uses a wonderful Rick Steves podcast (link included) to facilitate a creative English and geography study of Yeats' poetry.
This lesson is designed to be compatible as a regular print activity, or if you are 1 to 1, it can be used as an interactive e-activity complete with multimedia, movable pieces, fillable text boxes, and highlighting functions.
This lesson emphasizes listening skills (13-minute podcast), research skills, real-world skills, and poetry analyzing skills.
Answer key is included! Download the preview for an overview of this lesson!
*Note* The Irish guest speaker on the Rick Steves' Podcast uses the words "whiskey" and "hell," but his talk is HIGHLY entertaining and educational so use your own judgment.
Lake Isle of Innisfree
Saint Patrick's Day