Alternate Activity 2: Singing Labor Songs
Activity time: 10 minutes
Materials for Activity
- A copy of the songbook, Rise Up Singing!
- Newsprint, markers and tape
Preparation for Activity
- Choose one or two songs from the Work and Labor section of the songbook to teach the group. Write lyrics on newsprint and post.
- You may wish to invite someone who is musical to play piano or guitar and/or lead the singing.
Description of Activity
U.S. and international labor movements have popularized many songs that are easy to teach and sing. Choose one or two to teach the group.