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Celebrate Labor Day With Fun Worksheets & Activities For Kids

Printable Labor Day activity pack.
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Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer and a time to honor the contributions of workers across the country. For families, it often means enjoying a long weekend together before the hustle and bustle of the school year begins. Whether you’re planning a backyard barbecue or a day of relaxation at home, keeping kids entertained is an absolute must and can be easily done with some printable activities.  I’ve got you covered with a Labor Day Activity Pack full of printable Labor Day worksheets for kids, which are both fun and educational. From coloring pages to puzzles and crafts, these ideas will keep your little ones entertained while teaching them about the importance of labor and community.

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Labor Day Worksheets

Coloring Pages

Coloring pages are a classic way to keep kids engaged and excited. They provide a creative outlet while reinforcing themes related to Labor Day. Happy Labor Day coloring page:

The words Happy Labor Day are surrounded by different occupation symbols such as painters, nurses, singers, and construction workers. This can spark a whole discussion about different jobs and their importance.

Word Search and Matching Occupation

Challenge your kids’ with word searches and a matching game that relates to Labor Day:

  1. Labor Day Word Search: A puzzle filled with words like “doctor,” “teacher,” “occupation,” “police,” and “nurse.”

Educational Worksheets

Combine learning with fun through these educational Labor Day worksheets:

  1. Match The Occupation: Can your kids match the occupation with the tools the workers use?
  2. I Spy: This game is perfect for kids of all ages and can be played indoors or outdoors. It encourages counting and observation skills while celebrating the spirit of the holiday.
  3. Write The Names of The Occupation: Take it a step further and practice writing by writing the name of each occupation.  This is another good one for the older kids.

You will find answer keys for the I Spy game, occupational names, and the word search.

Printable Labor Day Activity Pack

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Labor Day Activities For Kids

Craft Projects

These are two of my favorite craft projects that celebrate the spirit of Labor Day:

Career Collage: Give them a few magazines, scissors, glue, and construction paper. Let them cut out pictures of different professions and create a collage showing various careers. 

Thank You Cards: Help kids create thank you cards for essential workers in your community—such as healthcare workers, teachers, or postal workers. Let them design their own cards using markers, stickers, and glitter.

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This Labor Day, make the most of your family time with these printable activities that entertain and educate. Whether you’re spending the day at home, having a backyard BBQ, or enjoying a picnic in the park these activities are fun to do.  Whether it’s coloring pages, educational worksheets, or craft projects, there’s something here to keep the kids engaged and excited about this special day. So, gather your materials, print out these activities, and go have fun.

Remember, it’s not just about enjoying the day off—it’s about honoring the contributions of workers and teaching our children the value of labor and solidarity.

Happy Labor Day!

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