Labor Day is more than just the first holiday of the school year. It is a chance to teach your students about how workers contribute to society, and engage them in conversations about careers. Here are a few quality free lessons about the holiday.
#1: Click on the image below to access a free download. You will have a lesson all ready to go that includes interactive homework (interactive between the student and family/community) and classroom activity. It is perfect for low to middle elementary grades.
#2: Click on the image below to access a free puzzle page all about Labor Day. This needs a bit of background information, but it would be perfect for lower elementary grades.
#3: Click on the image below to access a labor day vocabulary activity. Students look at sets of words relating to a certain profession and write down what profession the word set is talking about. It looks fun and ideal for the middle and upper elementary grades.