Library Objective: To remember those who lost their lives, their heroic acts and celebrate the love we feel for America.
Resources: Here is a great new book that commemorates the 10th year anniversary of the falling of the towers.
- Reading level: Ages 6 and up
- Hardcover: 64 pages (summarize and paraphrase as needed)
Vocabulary: heroism, patriotic, commemorate, ground zero, memorial
For lesson plans on 911 for all ages, go to http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/indepth/911/teachers/activities.htm
Project: find someone special to do something for in memory of this day or do a service project, such as cleaning up a park or the school yard, just as the firemen and volunteers spent months clean up ground zero. Then show your students what has been built in it's place: