St. Patrick: A man who lived 1300 years ago. He is famous for helping to unify Ireland under one religion. He is very special to Irish history.
Shamrock: A three-leafed plant that looks like a large clover. St. Patrick used the shamrock to help explain his religion.
Saint: A person who has performed good deeds during his or her life.
Leprechaun: A mythical creature that is found in Irish folklore. The leprechaun is supposed to look like a little man and love gold.
Week: 24 Lesson ID:96
The Big Questions:
How can a compute help me to learn about holidays? How can a computer help me to explore traditions from different parts of the world?
Use technology to learn about the traditions that came to the United States from other nations.
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1.443 Similarities and differences among cultures throughout the world. Cite several examples of different customs in another culture.
Technology Research Tools-Students will use technology resources (e.g. calculators, data collection probes, videos, educational software) for problem solving, self-directed learning, and extended learning activities.