The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.
1. Breastplate Remake
Give students a copy of the poem "St. Patrick's Breastplate," which is referred to in the book, and have them set the words to modern music.
2. Irish Cuisine
Provide students with a sampling of typical Irish foods.
3. Irish Heroes
Have students make a comic strip or manga episode about one of the Irish heroes or pagan Irish gods mentioned in How the Irish Saved Civilization.
Have students write a limerick about either Patrick or Augustine of Hippo.
5. Political Action Committee
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