I LOVE using these St. Patrick’s Day books to get my students excited about this fun holiday. Students are already excited about it and fascinated with these cute little leprechauns, so providing them with several opportunities to see these guys come to life will make it even more fun for everyone involved!
12 St. Patrick’s Day Books for Little Learners
Share in this leprechaun family’s charming St. Patrick’s Day celebration, complete with a fun parade and an Irish feast!
Count from one to ten as one little leprechaun looking for treasure magically becomes ten silly leprechaun friends at the end of the rainbow!
Natasha Wing’s “Night Before” series is all about giving a simple introduction to the meaning behind holidays, and this one is no exception! Learn about the traditions surrounding St. Patrick’s day in an easy to understand way.
A fun and lively tale for all ages, kids will love this story of leprechaun mischief.
The old lady is swallowing things again, and this time she started with a clover. She’s swallowing items to make the perfect rainbow!
This rhyming picture book will have kids of all ages laughing. Learn how to set the best leprechaun traps!
This book is a straightforward look at St. Patrick, and the reason that we celebrate a day for him.
A classic Irish legend of two harpists, this story is heartwarming, thoughtful, and fun to read!
This classic leprechaun story is funny, bright, and mischievous – just like leprechauns!
Rabbit is growing shamrocks in a pretty yellow pot, hoping to have them ready for the St. Patrick’s Day parade. Watch what happens when the pot and the shamrocks go missing!
Tucker the Terrier is having a very bad day – that is until he finds a four leaf clover. Now he’s the luckiest dog around!
When Jack the mouse visits his cousin in Ireland, he learns about leprechaun’s and is determined to find one. This picture book tells story with Irish folktales and traditions woven in.
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Don’t forget to check out all of the children’s book lists featured on A Dab of Glue Will Do. Do you have any favorite children’s St. Patrick’s Day books that are not on the list? If so, please share in the comments below. If you are looking for more St. Patrick’s Day ideas, activities, and printables to do at home or in the classroom make sure to check out our other St. Patrick’s Day lessons.