It's important to remember the benefits we now have as a result of the Labor Movement advancement. Labor Day is a celebration of the working class.
Aug 7, 2012, 18:51 PST
Labor Day Learning Links
These links and lesson plans are supplemental resources for the Labor Day lesson plan.
Aug 7, 2012, 18:43 PST
Unusual Labor Day Events - Nome, Alaska
Today is Labor Dayâ€” a pause from the regular routine to honor the nationâ€™s working men and women and the traditional end of the summer season. Itâ€™s an occasion marked by special events all over the country. See what they're up to in Nome, Alaska...
Aug 7, 2012, 18:17 PST
Barbeque Food Safety for Labor Day Grilling
Cooking outdoors was once only a summer activity shared with family and friends. Now more than half of Americans say they are cooking outdoors year round. So whether the snow is blowing or the sun is shining brightly, it's important to follow food safety guidelines to prevent harmful bacteria from multiplying and causing foodborne illness. Use these simple guidelines for grilling food safely.
Aug 7, 2012, 17:52 PST
Top 50 Federal Occupations In Demand
Take a look at which job make the Federal government's list of the top 50 in-demand occupations.
Aug 7, 2012, 17:42 PST
Astro-Venture Occupation Lessons
The Astro-Venture Occupation Lessons have been developed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for the purpose of increasing studentsâ€™ awareness of and interest in the many career opportunities that utilize science, math and technology skills. The lessons are designed for educators and guidance counselors to use with students in grades 5-8 who are beginning to make decisions about whether or not to study science, math and computers
Aug 7, 2012, 17:09 PST
Nontraditional Jobs For Women
A nontraditional occupation for women is one in which women comprise 25 percent or less of total employment. They span all major occupational groups and provide many employment options for women.
Aug 7, 2012, 16:54 PST
The Ultimate Baked Bean Guide
ClassBrain has the ultimate collection of baked bean recipes for your next grilling adventure or backyard BBQ over the Labor Day weekend.
Aug 7, 2012, 13:47 PST
What Are the Work Rules for Teens?
The federal government has a basic set of rules for when teens can work, but each state has its own set that you should check before you look for a job as a teenager.
Aug 7, 2012, 13:03 PST
The History of Labor Day
Learn about the history of Labor Day in the United States from the Department of Labor.
Aug 7, 2012, 11:42 PST
Get Your Halloween Costumes Early
Don't wait until the last minute to plan for your Halloween costume this year. We have all sorts of incredible costumes that will make you the hit of your next Halloween party, but it helps to plan ahead so that they are still in stock.
Oct 1, 2010, 15:15 PST
Patriot's Day - Kids Freedom Files
Learn all about the events of September 11th and its impact on the United States in the 'Freedom Files for Kids' section. [ Read
Sep 2, 2008, 18:49 PST
Patriots Day - Freedom Files
Learn all about the events of September 11th and its impact on the United States in this special section for Patriots Day - ClassBrain's Freedom Files. [ Read
Sep 2, 2008, 18:44 PST
Labor Day Section
Learn about Labor Day with the help of ClassBrain. [ Read
Sep 2, 2008, 13:59 PST
September - Back to School on a Budget
Get some great ideas for stocking up for the new school year without going broke in this section!
Sep 2, 2008, 11:54 PST
The History of Yom Kippur
Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish calendar, begins eight days after Rosh Hashanah. In 2008 it also marks the 35th anniversary of the Yom Kippur War.
Sep 2, 2008, 05:15 PST
Grandparent's Day is celebrated each year on the first Sunday after Labor Day. The celebration was created by Marian McQuade, when she was 61 years old, to bring attention to the lonely elderly patients in nursing homes around the world.
Sep 1, 2008, 14:58 PST
Labor Day Coloring Page
For a simple and fun activity on Labor Day, print out this great Labor Day coloring page for kids.
Aug 8, 2008, 11:15 PST
Philo T. Farnsworth, The Father of Television
Philo T. Farnsworth is the Father of Television. Read about his work, his life, and the contribution he made 75 years ago this year.
Aug 15, 2006, 08:54 PST
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
This year the most important Jewish holiday season will start on September 15th at sundown and continue through Yom Kippur on September 24th.
Aug 10, 2006, 07:16 PST
If You See a Stranger, Remember the Danger!
With school back in session, this is a great article for kids to read to help them remember what to do if they see a stranger!
Aug 8, 2006, 08:20 PST
School is back in session and these links on safety cover subjects such as bus safety, food safety, and keeping kids safe in general. Check it out and learn new ways to stay safe!
Aug 5, 2006, 09:04 PST
ClassBrain's September Funnies
"The Rarest Coin"
Print out our monthly puzzle page for your students, and celebrate the end of summer.
Aug 5, 2006, 06:53 PST