The paper "Lesson Plan: Saint Patrick’ s Day" is an exceptional example of an educational assignment. Students will read, write, listen, and speak for social interaction. Students will use oral and written language for effective social communication with a wide variety of people. As readers and listeners, they will use the social communications of others to enrich their understanding of people and their views. Motivation: By looking for the hidden leprechaun in the book, the students will learn to ask “ We found it! ” The teacher will give leprechaun masks to students. The book’ s topic is St.
Patrick’ s Day. There are so many fun things to do on St. Patrick’ s Day! (Holub, Meisel) The children in the book will perform a play, make crafts, taste Irish foods and march in a parade. The students must lift flaps on the book to see the different activities. After the story reading, the teacher will give leprechaun masks to the children. The teacher will show 2 simple maps of the classroom. Students must look for hidden gold coins (5) and shamrocks (5). They must shout “ We found it! ” after finding hidden things.
9:00 – Students must put on masks. The teacher will gather students for story time. 9:05 – Teacher will ask them to read the title of the book & talk about St. Patrick’ s Day. 9:10 – Teacher will read the story, showing the lift-the-flap pages. 9:15 – Teacher will divide them into Group Coins & Group Shamrocks. Group Coins will get coin map. Group Shamrock will get shamrock map. 9:18 – Students start looking for hidden things. Each group must shout “ We found it! ” 9:35 – When students are finished, students must bring the objects to their tables.
In class Assessment: Teacher will observe if they have an object with them when they shout “ We found it! ” If a group forgets, the teacher will say the sentence together with students. Homework: Students are asked to look for green objects in their house. The next day, the teacher will ask what they found. Materials: Hooray for St. Patrick’ s Day! ! 1 Map for coinsLeprechaun cardboard mask for eyes 1 Map for shamrocks5 Gold paper coins5 Green paper shamrocks