Day 24

Lesson Objectives

  • Understand the history of employment
  • Describe what the unemployment system is and the benefits and downfalls of it
  • Depict the purpose of the welfare system and how it is financially supported

Assignment EU1.4

  1. Read this article, watch this video, and use this website to get a solid understanding behind the concept of employment and why the government provides support for the unemployed


  1. After reading and seeing this information, create a new Google Document titled Employment History(your initials).  In that document, write a paragraph explaining your thoughts on why employment is so important, why you feel unemployment has rises and falls, and express your thoughts on the TANF system/program.  When you are finished, you should have THREE good paragraphs.