Website Wednesday: Places to Learn About Labor Day

5019746577.pngby Kristie Burk

Labor Day is on Monday.  Yesterday at my sons’ bus stop, I asked some students what they thought Labor Day commemorated.  Here are some answers I got:

  • “It’s the last day of summer and you celebrate all the work you didn’t have to do over the summer.” (!??)
  • “It’s a day to not work before the Fall starts.”
  • “It celebrates all the women who are having babies.” (That’s my favorite.)

If you want to make sure that your students know the real reason behind Labor Day, here are a few sites to help:

 

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