Remembering September 11: Elementary (Grades K–6)

These whiteboard-ready interactive timelines provide everything you need to address the curiosity your students have about the events of the September 11 terrorist attacks using images and text appropriate for younger students. Each timeline page includes on-screen Extra Support including: helpful hints, vocabulary support, and background information. Teacher Support materials provide full lesson plans, discussion questions for using the timelines, and ideas for how to differentiate the instruction for younger or older students.

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Go to Attacks on the United States Timeline

Remembering September 11 Timeline: Attacks on the United States

Click through this timeline on the whiteboard to help students understand the shock, sadness, and heroism that took place on September 11, 2001.

Go to After the Attacks on the United States Timeline

Remembering September 11 Timeline: After the Attacks on the United States

Another interactive timeline to help students understand the effects of the September 11 attacks.

Go to Teacher Support Pages

Remembering September 11: Teacher Support Pages

Full lesson-plans for helping young students understand what terrorism is and ideas for using the interactive timelines in class.

Go to Letter Home

Remembering September 11: Letter Home (English and Spanish)

A letter to let parents and guardians know you'll be discussing the events of September 11 in class.