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Celebrate the history of Labor Day with these Labor Day poems and remember to share them with your friends.

Celebrate the history of Labor Day with these Labor Day poems and remember to share them with your friends.

The Real Maguire - Who Actually Invented Labor Day?  According to legend, Peter McGuire stood before the New York Central Labor Union on May 12, 1882, to suggest the idea of setting aside one day a year to honor labor. McGuire believed that Labor Day should "be celebrated by a street parade which would publicly show the strength and esprit de corps of the trade and labor organizations."

The Real Maguire - Who Actually Invented Labor Day? According to legend, Peter McGuire stood before the New York Central Labor Union on May 12, 1882, to suggest the idea of setting aside one day a year to honor labor. McGuire believed that Labor Day should "be celebrated by a street parade which would publicly show the strength and esprit de corps of the trade and labor organizations."

Labor Day activities {Community Helpers and more!}

Labor Day activities {Community Helpers and more!}

Labor Day activities {Community Helpers and more!} Labor Day for Kids! and we grown folks can learn a thing or two :)

An overview of the Haymarket Square Riot in 1886 and the events surrounding it. There are also several links to other interesting articles and videos about the time period.

An overview of the Haymarket Square Riot in 1886 and the events surrounding it. There are also several links to other interesting articles and videos about the time period.

FREE or Cheap Labor Day Resources for Kids {worksheets, puzzles, games, lapbooks, unit studies and MORE}

FREE or Cheap Labor Day Resources for Kids {worksheets, puzzles, games, lapbooks, unit studies and MORE}

Do You Remember Why Labor Day Is Called Labor Day?

Do you remember why Labor Day is called Labor Day?

Find out more about the history of Labor Day, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

Find out more about the history of Labor Day, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

Labor Day {American History Series} Grades 3-5 Common Core Strong!  Do your students know why we have Labor Day? This Labor Day packet is designed to provide basic information about how Labor Day came to be, what it stands for and why we celebrate Labor Day. Higher-Level Thinking questions based on the Labor Day book are part of this resource which can be used as part of whole group instruction or can be used as an independent

Labor Day ~ Grades 3-5 ~ Informational Reading, Common Core

Labor Day {American History Series} Grades 3-5 Common Core Strong! Do your students know why we have Labor Day? This Labor Day packet is designed to provide basic information about how Labor Day came to be, what it stands for and why we celebrate Labor Day. Higher-Level Thinking questions based on the Labor Day book are part of this resource which can be used as part of whole group instruction or can be used as an independent

I'm going to use this as a cooking activity during my kindergarten summer camp - American Flag Toast!

The Best Patriotic Fourth of July Recipes To Celebrate

Labor Day in America #Infographics

The Meaning of #LaborDay in America - #Infographics #happylaborday

Awakenings: Welcome to Labor Day Weekend! Labor Day is the last holiday of the summer: wearing white will go out, school will be in and a change in season is just around the corner. Do you know how it came about, what it means, its founder, the establishment of the first Labor Day? In other words, what is The History of Labor Day? What is it celebrating? On Labor Day rests celebration of the contributions of the working class, attainment of a safe working environment and fair wages/benefits.

Awakenings: Welcome to Labor Day Weekend! Labor Day is the last holiday of the summer: wearing white will go out, school will be in and a change in season is just around the corner. Do you know how it came about, what it means, its founder, the establishment of the first Labor Day? In other words, what is The History of Labor Day? What is it celebrating? On Labor Day rests celebration of the contributions of the working class, attainment of a safe working environment and fair wages/benefits.

Free Labor Day activities that you can add to your #roadschooling from appples4theteachers.com :)  #LaborDay #labordayforkids

Free Labor Day activities that you can add to your #roadschooling from appples4theteachers.com :) #LaborDay #labordayforkids

Experience Texas history at Florence Ranch Homestead this Saturday, July 8th, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Through Labor Day, Historic Mesquite Inc. is participating as a Blue Star Museum and is offering free admission for active duty Military and their families (up to 5 family members) and veterans of the U.S. Military (up to 5 family members as well). Book your tours now, call, 972-216-6468.  #TexasRecordedLandmark #history #FlorenceRanch #Homstead #history #perservationTexas #historical #ranch…

Experience Texas history at Florence Ranch Homestead this Saturday, July 8th, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Through Labor Day, Historic Mesquite Inc. is participating as a Blue Star Museum and is offering free admission for active duty Military and their families (up to 5 family members) and veterans of the U.S. Military (up to 5 family members as well). Book your tours now, call, 972-216-6468. #TexasRecordedLandmark #history #FlorenceRanch #Homstead #history #perservationTexas #historical #ranch…