This packet will familiarize your students with what Labor Day is all about while practicing important literary and discussion skills.
Writing prompts ask students to:
* Write a letter to Peter Mcquire, the man who likely founded the idea of labor day
* Imagine themselves in the situation of a child working in a factory
* Write about what life may have been like if the labor movement never
** Pictures allow students to practice making, recording, and discussing close observations.
** Included Text Feature Scavenger Hunt allows students to practice important informational text features.