St. Patrick's Day
The Holiday <ul><li>St. Patrick's Day is celebrated on March 17th in Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>This holiday has been celeb...
Symbols & Traditions <ul><li>People wear green in memory of Ireland </li></ul>
The Shamrock <ul><li>All people wear shamrocks in St Patrick’s Day  </li></ul><ul><li>The shamrock symbolizes the rebirth ...
The Leprechaun <ul><li>Leprechauns look like a little old man and are dress like shoemakers wearing a cocked hat and leath...
The Rainbow <ul><li>Supposedly, the Pot of Gold is hidden at the end of a rainbow.  </li></ul><ul><li>But you can never fi...
The Flag Green—People of the South Orange—People of the North White—Peace that brings them together
St. Patrick's Day GAME
Question 1 <ul><li>St. Patrick  is celebrated in </li></ul>
Answer  1: <ul><li>Ireland </li></ul>
Question 2 <ul><li>When is St. Patrick’s Day  celebrated? </li></ul>
Answer 2 <ul><li>March 17th </li></ul>
Question 3 <ul><li>The shamrock has </li></ul>leaves.
Answer 3 <ul><li>Three </li></ul>
Question  4 <ul><li>If you catch a  L eprechaun, you can make him tell you where he hides his </li></ul>
Answer  4 <ul><li>Gold </li></ul>
Question  5 <ul><li>Leprechauns wear suits  colour </li></ul>
Answer  5 <ul><li>Green </li></ul>
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St Patrick Day

  1. 1. St. Patrick's Day
  2. 2. The Holiday <ul><li>St. Patrick's Day is celebrated on March 17th in Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>This holiday has been celebrated in other locations far from Ireland… </li></ul><ul><li>It is also celebrated by people in the United States, Canada, and Australia. </li></ul><ul><li>St. Patrick's Festival in Dublin is a multi-day celebration featuring parades, concerts, outdoor theater productions and fireworks shows. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Symbols & Traditions <ul><li>People wear green in memory of Ireland </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Shamrock <ul><li>All people wear shamrocks in St Patrick’s Day </li></ul><ul><li>The shamrock symbolizes the rebirth of spring. It has got three leaves but…. </li></ul><ul><li>If you find a four-leaf clover you will have good luck. </li></ul><ul><li>Each leaf of a four-leaf clover represents something different:  </li></ul><ul><li>First is hope </li></ul><ul><li>Second is faith </li></ul><ul><li>Third is love </li></ul><ul><li>Fourth is happiness. </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Leprechaun <ul><li>Leprechauns look like a little old man and are dress like shoemakers wearing a cocked hat and leather apron. They are responsible for mending the shoes of the other fairies. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a widely known symbol of St. Patrick's </li></ul><ul><li>The legend said that fairies pay the leprechauns for their work with golden coins and they collected the coin in large pots called POTS OF GOLD. </li></ul><ul><li>If you capture one he has to reveal you where is his gold hidden!!! </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Rainbow <ul><li>Supposedly, the Pot of Gold is hidden at the end of a rainbow. </li></ul><ul><li>But you can never find the end of a rainbow… first you have to catch the little Leprechaun </li></ul><ul><li>If you catch one… you will be very lucky!!!! </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Flag Green—People of the South Orange—People of the North White—Peace that brings them together
  8. 8. St. Patrick's Day GAME
  9. 9. Question 1 <ul><li>St. Patrick is celebrated in </li></ul>
  10. 10. Answer 1: <ul><li>Ireland </li></ul>
  11. 11. Question 2 <ul><li>When is St. Patrick’s Day celebrated? </li></ul>
  12. 12. Answer 2 <ul><li>March 17th </li></ul>
  13. 13. Question 3 <ul><li>The shamrock has </li></ul>leaves.
  14. 14. Answer 3 <ul><li>Three </li></ul>
  15. 15. Question 4 <ul><li>If you catch a L eprechaun, you can make him tell you where he hides his </li></ul>
  16. 16. Answer 4 <ul><li>Gold </li></ul>
  17. 17. Question 5 <ul><li>Leprechauns wear suits colour </li></ul>
  18. 18. Answer 5 <ul><li>Green </li></ul>
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