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Lesson M-UVII-L1: Why Does Tragedy Bring Us Together?

Unit VII: Building Better Futures
Grade Levels: 6–8
Time: 90 minutes

Using the book The Day Our World Changed: Children’s Art of 9/11 by Robin F. Goodman, students explore the story of a relationship that developed between a young girl and a fireman after 9/11 and how each came to view the other as a hero. Students examine how others can give us strength and how a tragedy can bring people together. (Grades 6–8)