Transitional Phrases and Words
2. learn about St. Patrick's Day
3. write an essay using transitional words and phrases about St. Patrick's Day
1. you will use sticky notes or notebook paper to take notes on transition words and phrases
2. you will use sticky notes or notebook paper to take notes on facts about St. Patrick's Day
2. you will use a variety of transitional phrases and words in your writing and write an essay about St. Patrick's Day
Examples of transition words and phrases.
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Lets Learn About St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick's Day Essay Example
What is St. Patrick's Day? If you are baffled by this holiday, you have come to the right place. I cannot wait to tell you what I have learned about St. Patrick's Day. Go put on a green shirt and keep your eyes glued to my essay.
Moving right along, St. Patrick's Day is celebrated on March 17th. Saint Patrick was a saint of Ireland who died on March 17th. A terrible thing happened to Saint Patrick at the age of 16, he was kidnapped and sold as a slave by Irish raiders. He later became a Christian missionary and a patron saint of Ireland. He changed his name from Maewyn Succat to Saint Patrick. St. Patrick is given credit for helping the Irish people find Christianity. Today, we honor him on St. Patrick's Day. In addition, people also celebrate their Irish heritage on St. Patrick's Day. People all over the world wear green and celebrate by having parades and other festivities. One of the most fascinating facts is that in Chicago, they dye the rivers green on St. Patrick's Day! As you can see, St. Patrick's Day is more than just wearing green.