This Song and Lesson Packet includes
- An MP3 of the song Invisible America
- A synopsis/lyric handout with bold key terms
- A vocabulary and definitions handout
- A differentiated 3 tiered worksheet designed for your lower, middle, and highest achieving students.
This song, Invisible America, tells the story of labor in America before worker protections and regulations. The chorus "America we are your women..America, we children..and minorities and brand new immigrants, we build America, and we are invisible" paints the picture of the behind the scenes unskilled labor that built our great nation.
Key terms and vocabulary in this song include the Haymarket Sqaure Riots , Samuel Gompers, and more.
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