Labor Day Resources for Teachers

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Labor Day is celebrated each year on the first Monday in September. Recognize the hard work of Americans with these Labor Day activities, printables, and lesson plans — perfect for back to school. Students will enjoy learning about the history behind this holiday. Incorporate the many achievements of American workers into a unit on careers, inventors, history, or economics. You'll also find math printables, language arts lessons, patriotic art activities, and more!

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    My New Year's Resolutions (7-12)

    This holiday-themed activity teaches teens what New Year's resolutions are and why they should make ... read more


    Community Helpers

    Teach students about the importance of community helpers by having them describe how each community ... read more


    Be a Journalist!

    Students will take turns interviewing each other about their habits and personalities. Then, they wi... read more


    Job Fair

    Hold a job fair in your classroom! Teach your students about the various jobs types and how each per... read more

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    Community & Careers Printables Slideshow

    Students will learn about community helpers (such as police officers and firefighters), being a good... read more


    Clara Barton Reading Warm-Up

    In this printable warm-up, students read a short biography on Clara Barton, founder of the American ... read more


    Choose an Occupation

    Distribute a printable social studies activity that focuses on identifying the responsibilities of a chosen job. read more


    Make a Set of Teeth

    Introduce your students to the work of a dentist, with these printable instructions for creating sets of fake teeth. read more


    Make a Stethoscope

    Students follow the directions in this printable to make a simple stethoscope. This is a fun arts a... read more


    Police and Firefighter Patterns

    Use the patterns in this printable to create role play with public safety officials. This arts & cr... read more

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    Career Survey

    Students conduct a survey of their school to find out what careers students are interested in pursuing. read more

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