ERIC Number: ED253474
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Sep
Reference Count: 0
A Resource Guide and Annotated Bibliography on Labor Studies for Students and Teachers in the State of Washington.
Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia. Office for Equity Education.
Resource materials to help students understand the important role labor has played in U.S. history are cited in this annotated listing. The majority of the items cited are intended for secondary students and the general reader; however, some materials for elementary students are also included. The bibliography begins by describing 63 activities for teaching labor studies. Curriculum/study guides are then listed, and a lesson on the history of American labor is outlined. Books dealing with labor history, minorities and women, labor unions, economics and labor relations, migrants and agriculture, biography, and labor in the state of Washington are summarized. Pamphlets, booklets, and reprints are listed. Other print materials cited include U.S. government publications, labor magazines and newspapers, journal articles, bibliographies, reference materials, literature, labor songs, and simulations and games. Audiovisual aids are cited, including photographs, transparencies, video recordings, and films. Also provided are listings of labor unions in the state of Washington, a chronology of labor history, the labor history of Tacoma County, Washington, and labor commentaries to supplement U.S. history texts. (RM)
Descriptors: Agriculture, Annotated Bibliographies, Audiovisual Aids, Biographies, Books, Curriculum Guides, Elementary Secondary Education, Games, Labor, Labor Problems, Labor Relations, Learning Activities, Literature, Migrants, Periodicals, Reference Materials, Resource Materials, Simulation, State History, Unions, United States History, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Students
Authoring Institution: Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia. Office for Equity Education.
Identifiers: Labor Studies; Songs; Washington