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It’s Labor Day at Education.com!

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

What is Labor Day for, you ask? Labor Day means a long weekend, but it also means thinking about what it means to work hard. Luckily, we’ve got heaps of material to help you celebrate both. Give summer a fond farewell with our favorite Labor Day pieces.

Worksheets

Teach your child the true meaning of Labor Day with these community helper worksheets.

W is for Worker: a worksheet about Labor Day:

W is for Worker

Learn the difference between goods and services:

Goods and Services

Match the worker to the tool they need:

tools of the trade

Kids get to play detective in this fun matching sheet:

who am i

Learn about different kinds of jobs in this easy research project:

different types of jobs

Unscramble the working words in this word scramble:

job scramble

Recipes

Now for the fun part! Put together a custom Labor Day menu with these Labor Day recipes that look great on a picnic table.

Make a splash at your next barbecue by whipping up one of these lemonade recipes:

summer-lemonade

Everything — even salad — tastes better on a stick:

toothpick salad slide
Summer’s just not the same without a heaping scoop of potato salad on a paper plate:

german-potato-salad-slide

Chill out with some easy flavored ice cubes:

lemon-ice-cubes-slide

We’re going to let the photo do the talking here:

banana-boats-350x440

Don’t forget ketchup for dabbing, dipping and dousing all your delicious Labor Day treats!:

ketchup