This March bring some luck to your lessons with some Leprechaun inspired literacy practice. This St. Patrick’s Day Printable is perfect for your upper Elementary kids to have some fun with words while mastering new vocabulary.
Lucky Leprechaun Literacy
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I love watching how excited the kids get about each of the holidays. St. Patrick’s Day is no different. The kids are excited to break out their green, search for gold, and set some Leprechaun traps!
One of the greatest ways to encourage kids to enjoy learning is by making the lessons fun and relevant.
So at this time of year I want to embrace some Leprechaun magic and infuse my lessons with that special luck that comes with a 4 leaf clover.
St. Patrick’s Day Fun With Words
That’s how this St. Patrick’s Day Fun with Words printable came to be! We wanted to create something that would be fun while still building important foundation skills in literacy.
The entire St. Patrick’s Day Printable package is 17 pages long and includes all activities in both full colour, plus line art so your creative kids can colour their own pages.
As always, an answer key is included.
We’ve included four different activities in this printable:
A Word Scramble
A Word Creation
Imaginative List Making
St. Patrick’s Day Alphabet Challenge
St. Patrick’s Day Jokes Decoding Challenge
Each activity focuses on a different literacy skill set, so there is something for everyone.
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This printable is a great addition to our hands on St. Patrick’s Day activities.
St. Patrick’s Day Activities
Build a Leprechaun House STEM Challenge – In this activity kids put their math, science and engineering skills to use as they create a Crystal Rainbow and build a Leprechaun House.
Shamrock Sensory Playdough – Have fun exploring your senses this St. Patrick’s Day with a homemade Shamrock Playdough and exploration challenge.
St. Patrick’s Day Slime in a Bag – Not into playdough? How about making some St. Patrick’s Day slime with our super easy recipe making slime in a bag.
Pot of Gold Bath Bombs – These fun and easy bath bombs are so much fun! A great project that teaches kids about practical chemistry. Plus they will have so much taking a bath with their Pot of Gold Bath Bomb!
Green & Gold Fudge – What better way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than with a tasty treat you made yourself. Kids really love making fudge and this is a fun and unique recipe that tastes amazing!
Both bath bombs and fudge are great projects for your tweens and teens!
Have fun this St. Patrick’s Day with our St. Patrick’s Day Printable and may the luck of the Irish be with you on March 17th!