A complex chemistry lesson disguised as an ooey, gooey free-for-all? Count us in! Choose from one of four slime recipes, all of which call for ingredients that can easily be found at your grocery store (although you may need to look elsewhere for St. Patty’s Day-appropriate glitter, sequins, and other holiday additions). Teach your students about the states of matter as they work or ask them to record their impressions and observations of this festive lab experiment.
The Irish brought their love for St. Patrick to America. By the end of the 1800s, everyone celebrated St. Patrick's Day. Discover how this Irish saint influenced Americans with this Discovery Education video.
Planning to wear green, watch a parade and enjoy some corned beef in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day this weekend? First, get your facts straight by exploring the truth behind common misconceptions about the holiday—and the man thought to have inspired it, via History.com.