Every year, on March 17th people in Ireland and around the world celebrate St Patrick’s Day ( Irish patron saint ). Although of religious origins, it has become popular worlwide with the New York parade, the green-coloured decorations in many cities ( like Madrid ) and different celebrations either local or national .
Here are two slideshows on St patrick’s Day.
TASK 1: Answer the following questions with the correct information. You can also try this Treasure Hunt . Write your answers on a comment on this same entry.
1. When is St Patrick’s day celebrated?
2. Where is it celebrated? Name five countries.
3. How many colours does the Irish flag have? What do they mean?
4. How can you celebrate St Patrick’s Day?
5. Name some traditional foods and drinks for this day.
6. Name at least three symbols related to St Patrick’s Day.
TASK 2: GROUP PROJECT: Search on the Internet for more information and make a slideshow on St Patrick’s Day ( you can either share it with me via google drive or share it on Slideshare ). ADD some information on this year’s celebration.