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9/11 and the Constitution Intro & Lessons
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
This resource provides the historical background to 9/11: The Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001. Want more free lessons and resources on 9/11?...
A 9/11 SONG - "HALFWAY TO HEAVEN"
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Written by Hank Fellows, "America's Songwriter," shortly after 9/11/01, this song has been performed at 9-11 ceremonies all across America, as well...
"HALFWAY TO HEAVEN" - A 9/11 POEM
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Hank Fellows, a New York City songwriter, wrote this song shortly after 9/11/01. It has been performed at hundreds of 9-11 ceremonies across America...
Lesson 1: 9/11- Jigsaw Reading and Thematic Analysis
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First-hand accounts help students to connect to 9/11. There are several common themes in the stories of first responders so students can undertake a...
Lesson 5: 9/11 Agree/Disagree Debate Activity
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The purpose of this lesson is for students to identify and think deeply about common themes and conflicts arising from 9/11 and aftermath. After...
Lesson 6:  9/11 and the Patriot Act
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
This lesson asks students to gather evidence from primary documents and use that evidence to make claims about 9/11 and its aftermath and the events...
Lesson 7: 9/11 Argument Paper, Healthcare for First Responders
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The passing of the James Zadroga Act was a unique bill in American history that provides for the healthcare and compensation to the many thousands of...
Lesson 9: Interviewing an Adult about 9/11
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
High school students today have little or no memories of 9/11. However, our students have many adults in their lives with vivid memories and stories...
Teaching 9/11: A comprehensive unit for high school students
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Eyewitness accounts, or first-person narratives, are essential to understanding truth in history. As a primary source, this type of perspective is...
Homeland Security History: Born out of 9/11
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 not only changed many Americans sense of security, but it also changed the organization of the security...