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St. Patrick's Day

Holidays & Events

Int – High Int

In this lesson, students read about the history of St. Patrick as well as facts about Ireland and the Legend of the Blarney Stone. "Green" idioms are introduced.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 2–3 hours
  • 7 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • introduction to idioms
  • comprehension questions
  • pair work
  • group work
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • descent
  • shamrock
  • kidnap
  • slave
  • shepherd
  • bible
  • priest
  • convert
  • admire
  • miracle
  • pirate
  • parade
Tasks

Launch

Due

Answer Key

  • Warm-Up

  • Vocabulary Preview A

  • Vocabulary Preview B

  • Read & Listen

  • Comprehension

  • Vocabulary Review

  • Guess the Idiom

  • Listen & Type