Beyond Leprechauns: Ireland, Interdisciplinary Activities for Grades 2-8
by Mary Ellen Sweeney, Ph.D.
Loving leprechauns and fairies is only a beginning experience of learning about the Irish culture. The lessons in this book are about Irish history, geography, language and literature, architecture, dance and music. The activities are for all students: public, parochial, homeschool and traveling students. Students traveling to Ireland may use this book as a learning tool. All students will gain an appreciation for the Irish culture. They will enjoy the process of learning about the Irish people: the hardships, the challenges, the merriment and mischief, and the resiliency of the Irish people!
About the Author:
Mary Ellen Sweeney, Ph.D. has been an American educator for over thirty-five years. Her hope is for students to heighten their knowledge and appreciation for the Irish culture through the lessons and activities contained in this book.
This book is available on Amazon.com
Gail Tracy assisted with the book formatting and cover graphics.