Reading September 12: We Knew Everything Would Be Alright

Grade Range: K-1
Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities
Duration: 10 minutes
Date Posted: 3/5/2012

Use this guide to actively read September 12: We Knew Everything Would Be Alright, a very basic picture book about children’s reactions to September 11, 2001. Part of an OurStory module from entitled September 11, 2001, this activity includes discussion prompts and background information suitable for very young children. OurStory is designed to help children and adults explore history together through the use of children's literature, museum objects, and hands-on activities.

This activity is targeted toward the youngest learners. To address this topic in more depth or with more mature learners, consider the featured book The Little Chapel that Stood, a related resource link.

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