St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Ideas for Kids
March 14, 2015
St. Patrick’s Day is a great opportunity to explore the magic of pots of gold, rainbows and mischievous leprechauns with your children. Here’s a round-up of fun and educational St. Patrick’s Day crafts, recipes and activities to share with your family.
You’ll find links to each project below.
Rainbow Bars by Bloom Designs Online
Leprechaun Gold from Homemade Mamas
Rainbow Craft from Crafty Morning
Leprechaun Trap from The Idea Room
Magic Leprechaun Rocks from Gift of Curiosity
St. Patrick’s Day Number Hunt by Pre-K Pages
Here are a few additional St. Patrick’s Day ideas for family fun:
- Work together to research the history of the holiday. Why are leprechauns and rainbows part of the celebration? You can start here at Kids Play and Create
- Read books about rainbows and leprechauns. Here’s a favorite: That’s What Leprechauns Do by Eve Bunting.
- Play some lively Irish music, and encourage your children to dance along.