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September 11, 2001 is a day most of us remember exactly what we were doing and where we were when we heard about the horrific terrorist attacks on the United States. It may have happened 19 years ago, but it is a day that sticks with us in a significant way. This is a day that reshaped our nation.

On Tuesday, September 11, 2001, I was getting ready for my world history class. I happened to turn on the TV that morning and saw the news coverage. I was shocked by what I saw and could not believe it, but I do not think I quite comprehended the impact of this event. I headed to class and took a seat in the large lecture hall. I could hear other students talking about the news of the attacks. The professor entered the lecture hall and the first thing she did was to address the news of the attacks. She told students they were free to leave class if they had family, friends, or loved ones that were in New York that they needed to reach out to. Eventually, she ended the class early. When I got back to my sorority house, my friends and I watched the additional details of the attacks. We were in shock and could not believe what we saw.

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The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 are the most fatal attacks on American soil since Pearl Harbor. They instilled a fear of terrorism in Americans that was not there before. The U.S. government launched a war on terrorism and heightened security regulations. The Aviation and Transportation Security Act was passed, and air travel was transformed. Many new security measures and increased surveillance were put in place. The war on terror has altered American life.

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A two page reading comprehension text on the events of September 11, 2001 and U.S. Response, with multiple choice and essay questions. World comprehension inferring middle language arts 8th grade high school 7th grade synthesizing history united states. September 11: Always Remember. Informational (nonfiction), 1,007 words, Level R (Grade 3), Lexile 1000L. September 11, 2001, is a tragic day in the minds and hearts of Americans. This book introduces students to the events of that day in an age-appropriate manner. It also discusses how Americans remember and mark September 11 as a day of.

This September 11, 2020 marks the 19th anniversary of the attacks. Each anniversary is a time for us to take a moment and reflect on the 2,996 wonderful men and women that lost their lives during these fatal attacks. It reminds us how valuable life is and that there are many heroes among us. For those that lost a loved one in the attacks, it is especially important to pay tribute to that great person who is no longer with us. The memorials, the tributes, the moments of silence, are all ways we honor the lives that were lost.

We remember. Westfield garage sales. America remembers. We will never forget.

Historic time period: 1968–present

While many young children have heard references to '9/11' or 'September 11,' they may not have accurate answers to all of their questions about the events of September 11, 2001. The goal of these activities is to provide a starting point to help families and classrooms discuss the shocking events of September 11 and how communities respond in times of trouble.

The Little Chapel That Stood retells the events of September 11, 2001, through illustrations and poetry without going into graphic details. The title refers to St. Paul's Church, a real church located within blocks of the World Trade Center that served as a hub for rescue and recovery workers.

The National Museum of American History has a collection of artifacts related to the victims, survivors, and heroes of September 11, 2001. Many of those artifacts, and the stories behind them, are available for viewing online in the online exhibition September 11: Bearing Witness to Historyand in the 'New American Roles' section of the online exhibition, The Price of Freedom: Americans At War. These exhibitions are appropriate for adults, but some of the artifacts and their stories may be shocking to young children, so please preview the materials before sharing them with your child.

For a comprehensive list of educational resources from the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Flight 93 National Memorial, Pentagon Memorial Fund and the National Museum of American History, visit the September 11: Teaching Contemporary History resource page.

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If you preview The Little Chapel That Stood and would prefer to use a less-detailed storybook as the foundation of your learning, consider using September 12 and this associated reading guide.

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