St. Patrick’s Day is a fun theme to enjoy with your preschoolers in March!


Math Activities

Shamrock Number Recognition | Days with Grey. Take counting outside with this fun shamrock numbers idea!
Lucky Leprechaun Counting Mats | Preschool Activities Nook  Use this free printable in your math centers.  Add gold coins, plastic shamrocks or play dough for counting.

Fine Motor Activities

St. Patrick’s Day Fine Motor Activities | Trillium Montessori  Lots of ideas for practicing fine motor skills here.

Language Activities

This video has an idea for a group storytelling activity about a leprechaun and St. Patrick’s Day.  I love watching other teachers and classrooms in action!

Alphabet Activities with Gold Coins | Fun A Day These alphabet activities with gold coins are very easy to put together!  Add them to your literacy centers or sensory bins.

St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Preschoolers

Handprint Leprechaun | Messy Little Monsters  This adorable handprint craft will make a great keepsake

Egg Carton Shamrock Painting | Preschool Toolkit  This is a super simple printing craft that your little ones will enjoy

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Science/STEM Activities

Fizzing Pots | Little Bins for Little Hands  Lots of great ideas for some fizzy St. Patrick’s Day science!

Sink the Pot | Little Bins for Little Hands I love this sink and float experiment.  You can easily adapt it for both younger and older students.

Sensory and Dramatic Play

St. Patrick’s Day Sensory Bin | Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds  This green and gold sensory bin idea is easy to assemble and will be a hit with your younger students.

Find the Gold in the Rainbow | Little Worlds Big Adventures  This sensory bin idea is great for your older students because it includes tiny perler beads, but they will LOVE running their hands through it!

Gross Motor Fun

Clover Hop | Pink Oatmeal  This is a great idea for a movement game with a St. Patrick’s Day twist!

This is a great little song you can add to your March playlist.

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More Resources for a Preschool St. Patrick’s Day Theme

Make a Pot of Gold Nuggets | Moms & Crafters