Unions Help The Working People

ON YOUR OWN:

Learn about the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire and watch the video, too.

Learn more about the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire here.

Learn about Major Labor Strikes and watch the video, too.

Watch this video on child labor.

Watch this video on industrial workers.

Complete this cloze about Labor Day.

Look at these photos of child labor in America 100 years ago.

WITH A PARTNER:

Read about organized labor.

Read "How Labor Got Its Day."

Learn more about Labor Day here.

Do you think the workers were right in doing what they did?  Why or why not?

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