Today (March 17th) is Saint Patrick's Day. Here are some helpful resources:
• History.com: history, videos, quizzes, recipes. Great site.
• Heads Up English St. Patrick's Day Lesson (with listening comprehension)
• Language Lab text completion lesson
• How St Patrick's Day Works: origins, history
• BBC Northern Ireland: games, recipes, facts, history
• BBC Northern Ireland interactive book
• St. Patrick's Day ESL Resources: vocabulary, listening, lesson plans, etc.
• Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day