We found 3 resources with the keyterm migrant farm workers
Of Mice and Men and Migrant Farm Workers of the Great Depression
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As part of their study of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men, class members explore the lives of migrant workers during the Great Depression. Groups examine primary and secondary sources to gain an understanding of the travails of men like...
Teaching Tolerance: How Do We All Live Under the Same Sky?
3rd - 8th
Young scholars examine the issues of stereotypes and prejudice in the context of a novel about migrant workers. In this literature lesson students read Under the Same Sky by Cynthia Delilice and break into groups to discuss topics that...
Farmworkers and the Union: A Lesson from Viva La Causa
6th - 12th
Students examine the role of labor unions. In this labor union instructional activity, students watch "Viva la Causa" and discuss the working conditions that led farm workers to strike. Students also read a handout regarding labor unions...