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Activities One and Two

Read about the Triangle Fire 

http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/trianglefire/intropg1.html 

http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/trianglefire/original/stein.html&n bsp;

Links to Information on Child Labor 

http://www.saigon.com/~ nike/news/ny110897.htm 

http://www.saigon.com/~nike/child_2.htm 

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Acropolis/5232/ 

http://www.angelfire.com/nd/NoahWeb/labor.html 

http://www.saigon.com/~nike/nike-news.htm 

http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/lib/bookshelf/e_archive/ChildLabor/ 

http://www.natcavoice.org/un/f97/packet5.htm 

http://www.uniteunion.org/ 

 

ACTIVITY:  

Find a Partner:  Choose one of the web sites.  Read the article.  Plan a 1 minute presentation on it.  DO NOT READ IT!!!  Each of you must talk for 30 seconds about the article and what you learned.  

 

ACTIVITY:  

After reading several of the above articles, mount a letter writing campaign to your congressmen. Describe the horrors of what is going on around the world and what should be done about it.  You can send your letter via E-mail:

Senator Stevens
Senator Murkowski
Congressman Young

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