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