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A little bit of science, a little bit of PE, a whole lot of fun – these great St. Patrick’s Day activities will keep your students entertained for hours!

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Sprouts on a Sponge from HousingAForest

With an ordinary kitchen sponge, some seeds and a little water, your kids can see sprouts grow right before their eyes.

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Leprechaun Balloon Rockets from WhatDoWeDoAllDay

A great science project that can be easily turned into a St. Patrick’s Day craft using green balloons decorated with shamrocks.

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St. Patrick’s Day Scavenger Hunt from MoonFrye

Simply create the “gold” pieces, hide around the house or backyard, and let your little leprechauns-in-training have a blast collecting their treasure.

 

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How to Catch a Leprechaun from TheSuburbanMom

Catching a leprechaun can be serious business. This “how-to” shows you how to build a leprechaun trap. Don’t expect to actually catch him, however sometimes he will leave you a piece of gold.

 

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Green Slime from MommaDJane

Kids will have just as much fun making their own slime as they will playing with it.

St. Patrick’s Day Yoga from KidsYogaStories

Take a pretend journey to Ireland to learn about the flora and fauna of this magnificent country. Bring your enthusiasm, imagination, and willingness to have fun with your children. Practicing barefoot on a non-slip surface and wearing comfortable clothing will make the experience even more enjoyable.

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Clover Hop from PinkOatmeal

Done much like “Musical Chairs”, this game has a square for each child in the class. Each square has a different activity on it. When the music stops, the child performs the action on the square.

 

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How to Make A Rainbow from InspirationLaboratories

Kids will have such fun learning about rainbows and even how to make a rainbow.

 

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