St. Patrick's Day - Holidays for Children Series
PERFECT FOR TEACHERS
St. Patrick's Day
V7144 23 minutes $29.95
This exciting program features many popular traditions that celebrate St. Patrick in Ireland, the United States and Canada. Children learn how to create a leprechaun hand puppet and also learn about the history of these tiny tricksters in the folktale Seamus and the Leprechaun. A brief historical biography of St. Patrick is provided, as well as an overview of Irish immigration to North America. A demonstration of traditional Irish music and step-dancing completes the festive celebration. Part of the multivolume Holidays for Children DVD Series. A teacher's guide is included and is available online.
"...excellent...a nice mix of information, culture, and history...a valuable addition to any collection." - School Library Journal
Schlessinger Video Productions, 1996.