Первый слайд презентации: SAINT PATRICK’S DAY 17th MARCH
It is the national day in Ireland but people in other countries also celebrate this day.
Слайд 2: SAINT PATRICK
He was born in the 4th century. He brought Christanity into Ireland. This is a diagonal red cross of Saint Patrick. Legend says that he drove the snakes from Ireland.
Слайд 3: SHAMROCK
It is a small plant with three leaves. It became the symbol of this holiday because Saint Patrick used its leaves to explain the idea of the Trinity.
Слайд 4: FOUR-LEAF CLOVER
It brings you... GOOD LUCK !
Слайд 5: GREEN CLOTHES
On this day people wear green clothes, ribbons and shamrocks because green is the popular symbol of Ireland. If you forget to wear something green on Saint Patrick’s Day, people can pinch you as a punishment.
Слайд 6: PARADES
You can see great parades in many cities. The most famous are the ones in Dublin and New York.
Слайд 7: Sometimes people dye the rivers green
Слайд 8: IRISH JIG
People dance the Irish traditional dance called JIG.
Слайд 9: People listen to harp music and sing their favourite songs
The harp is the oldest symbol of Ireland.
Слайд 10: FOOD AND DRINK
People eat corned beef and cabbage. They eat green cakes and drink green drinks.
Слайд 11: LEPRECHAUN
He is an Irish elf. If you catch a leprechaun...
Слайд 12: he can tell you
where the pot of gold is.
It is hidden at the end of the rainbow.
Последний слайд презентации: SAINT PATRICK’S DAY 17th MARCH: This is the end of this short story so
... and don’t forget to wear something green on 17th March.