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Title Labor studies curriculum for teachers / edited by Chuck David and Tony DeAngelis.

Imprint Minneapolis, MN : Labor Education Service, Industrial Relations Center, University of Minnesota, [1990]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Rosen  372.83043 L113 1990    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 178 leaves : illustrations ; 28 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note "June 1990."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This book contains 16 units with 1 to 6 lessons per unit. A wide range of subject areas regarding workers and organized labor are addressed with lessons for both primary and secondary education levels. Though the focus is predominantly on grades 1-6, the curriculum can be modified to apply to various grade levels. Unit titles include: (1) "Child Labor"; (2) "The Nature of Work"; (3) "Defining Unionism"; (4) "Advantages of Being a Union Member"; (5) "The Purposes and Functions of Unions in America"; (6) "The Employee-Employer Relationship"; (7) "Labor Day"; (8) "Women in the Workplace"; (9) "Labor--A Cultural/Historical Perspective"; (10) "Interview a Union Member"; (11) "Making Posters"; (12) "Courage--A Study of the Labor Movement through Art"; (13) "Singing Labor Songs"; (14)"Labor Issues Role Play"; (15) "Reading Novels"; and (16) "Implications of Technology."
Subject Labor -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States.
Labor unions -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States.
University of Minnesota -- Curricula.
Added Author Davis, Chuck, 1954 May 17- editor.
DeAngelis, Tony, editor.
University of Minnesota. Labor Education Service.

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