A substantive New York Times article about the U.S.A. Patriot Act, military tribunals, racial profiling, and the Bill of Rights forms the basis for a discussion of the complex interplay of fundamental American rights and the aftermath of 9/11. The original article for this resource was published in 2001, but it's still relevant. The Learning Network provides ample and challenging questions to foster thought and discussion. A strong complement to any Bill of Rights unit.
September 11th One-Day Only LessonsSeptember 11, 2001, is another day that will live in infamy. The resources in this collection not only examine the events of that day, but also the repercussions and the tributes. This collection would work if you only hare spending the actual day reflecting.9th - 10th English Language Arts