God Bless the USA Lyrics ~ The students wanted to sing the song twice. I couldn't stop my tears from flowing.
What Happened on September 11th ~ Scholastic Article
This is a wonderful poem that describes the events of that tragic day. If you want to read it with your student at home.
Heroes of 9/11
The heroes of 9/11 come in all shapes and sizes. As we discuss the emergency workers going up the flight of stairs the students repeadeatly asked... Why would they do that? My only anwer was "Thats what heros do." Their actions were galiant and completely selfless.