Think like a historian with a Labor Day Webquest. Utilize the History Channel's video and description of Labor Day! Students will get an excellent overview of the holiday.
This Webquest traces the history of the unofficial end of summer from the origins of labor unions and their attempt to improve working conditions for American Workers. Additionally, key contributions of Eugene V. Debs, Peter McGuire, and Matthew Maguire are discussed.
The Webquest is 10 questions long with an ANSWER KEY.