Lesson Plan Two
Grade Level: Middle School
The purpose of this activity is to encourage students to research elements of the rich Irish culture.
1. Create a class museum on the topic of ancient Ireland. Divide the class into small groups. Ask each group to create an exhibit on its assigned topic. The exhibit should include visual aids. Below each group assignment is a list of Web sites that may be used to begin researching.
— Group One: Artifacts of Ireland – –
The Arthur Chalice & The Arthur Cross
— Group Two: Music & Poetry —
— Group Three: Irish Myths & Legends —
2. Invite classmates, parents, and community members to view the class exhibit if possible.