|Have You Seen My Pot of Gold? - A printable mini book project to cut, color, and read. You could even turn it into a play. From Scholastic. |
|Edward Lear - A Book of Nonsense - This online version of a "A Book of Nonsense", is an illustrated collection of 112 limericks for children. |
|Teachnology – St. Patrick’s Day Worksheets - While this is a commercial site, it does offer a variety of free printable activity sheets for elementary students.
|Scholastic - Poetry Idea Engine - Learn how to write a limerick at this interactive site from Scholastic. There are also tutorials for haiku, free verse and cinquains. |
|Irish Blessings - It just wouldn't be St. Patrick's Day without Irish blessings! Here are blessings for a variety of occasions. |
|Funny Fill-In – The Luck of the Irish - St. Patrick's Day is March 17 and weird things have been known to happen on this day. Type some key words in this journal, then click "Read" to see how your St. Patty's Day turned out." (site) |
|Treasures & Trees, Dragons & Dreams - This is a children's story about a little leprechaun named Lucy and her encounter with a dragon. |
|BBC: Poetry Study Ireland - This BBC page, although no longer updated with new information, has a wonderful collection of Irish poetry, grouped into themes. For many, you can listen to English or Irish audio recordings. |