Facts, Activities and Projects suitable for Primary Levels.

HISTORY OF ST PATRICK

Who was St. Patrick?
Basic information about St. Patrick.

BBC – Interactive Book of Facts
Explore some of the places and legends associated with Saint Patrick. (Flash required).

PBS - In search of Ancient Ireland
Info about Christianity and a video clip about St. Patrick.

St. Patrick's Cathedral
History of the cathedral.

Croagh Patrick
Find out about this holy mountain and the pilgrimage.

Britannica - St Patrick
Spotlighton St Patrick and shamrocks from the encyclopaedia.


ACTIVITIES & COLOURING
Seomra Ranga - Resources
Large range of downloadable puzzles, flashcards, lyrics, paper etc.

 

St. Patrick's Festival
The official Festival Website - find out what's on, where.

 

Print and Colour
Pictures to print out and colour in.

 

Hail Glorious St Patrick
Learn the words of the famous hymn and listen to the Wolf Tones singing.

 

St Patrick - Quiz
Test your knowledge of St.Patrick.
 

 

Colouring Activities
Colouring pages relating to St Patrick and leprechauns.

WATCH IT ON TV

RTÉ Archives - as seen on TV
Parades and activities from around the world

 

   

CARDS & PUZZLES
St Patrick’s Quiz
How much do you know about St Patrick? Test your knowledge here.

 

Jigsaw Puzzle
Can you make the shamrock?

 

St Patrick Crossword
Bank of words given to choose from.

 

E-CARDS
St Patrick’s Cards from Greetings 123 .

 

FOR TEACHERS
Give Up Yer Aul Sins
Classic telling of the story!

 

The Legend of St Patrick
Printable worksheet suitable for 8-12 year olds..

St Patrick, Apostle of Ireland
Very detailed information about St Patrick which would be suitable for projects.

Remember to upload your St. Patrick's day parade images to www.imagebank.ie