Want to teach your kids a little more about appreciation and kindness? What are the ways you talk to your little bugs about the meaning of feeling lucky?
Try out our March LUCKY Countdown with your toddler below. Follow these simple steps:
- Use our template of a shamrock and print out 17 - one for each day in March before St. Patrick´s Day.
- Let your kids take time throughout these 2 weeks coloring them.
- When it's time for dinner or bed - whatever fits your family routine best - choose a freshly colored shamrock and follow the questions below, one for each day.
What is something that happened today that made you feel lucky?
What is something you can do for someone else tomorrow to make them feel lucky?
What does ¨lucky¨ mean to you?
What did someone do for you today that made you feel lucky?
What color do you think of when you think of feeling lucky? Why?
What is something you can do tomorrow for a teacher to make them feel lucky?
Can you do something today for your pet to make them feel lucky?
Thank your sibling for doing something that made you feel lucky.
Draw a shamrock - make sure it has 4 leaves to be extra lucky!
Put a treasure inside the shamrock and give to a friend to make them feel lucky.
If you found a treasure at the end of a rainbow, what would it be? Draw a picture inside the shamrock of your treasure.
Spell ¨LUCKY¨ in big letters inside the shamrock.
If you had a leprechaun as a friend, what would their name be? Draw a picture of what your lucky friend would look like inside the shamrock today.
After a rain shower and the sun appears you may find a lucky rainbow in the sky - draw one inside your shamrock today.
Do you know the saying, ¨Count your LUCKY stars?¨ Draw some stars in your shamrock and count each one with something that made you feel lucky today.
What is something you can do for yourself today that makes you feel lucky? ex. Take a ride on your scooter because you feel so lucky it is a beautiful day outside.
HAPPY ST PATRICK´S DAY!
Turn this last shamrock into a St. Patrick´s Day card and give to someone to make them feel extra luck!