Reaching Out: Exploring Ways That You Can Help in the Wake of the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks on the United States


  • Sep 4 2010 1:10 PM

    Kathyleen Bishop

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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students reflect on the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and explore the needs of the cities and citizens of New York City and Washington, D.C. They then develop an action plan for a community service outreach project that they can implement in their school or community.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: American Democracy, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Electives, Sociology


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    • Teacher Materials

    Tool for: Administrators, Teachers, Parents


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Cooperative Learning; Hands-on Learning; Discussions; Brainstorming