Troubled Times: Helping Students Express Wartime Fears and Anxieties


  • Sep 4 2010 1:19 PM

    Kathyleen Bishop

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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students address their questions, anxieties, and other feelings about the changes in American society since the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001, and the subsequent reactions around the world. They read a related "New York Times" article and participate in a roundtable discussion.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: History-Social Science, World History, American Democracy, English-Language Arts, United States History, Reading Comprehension


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    Tool for: Administrators, Teachers, Parents


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Hands-on Learning