President Barack Obama announced
Sunday night that mastermind of 9/11, Osama bin Laden, was killed in Pakistan
by U.S. forces on May 1, 2011.
Many students were only toddlers when 9/11 occurred. To help
them understand the significance of recent events and how they impact the
United States and nations around the world, Thinkfinity.org and content
partners National Geographic, Smithsonian National Museum of American History
and others offer classroom lessons, artifacts and digital archives listed
Teaching the events of 9/11 can be a unique challenge. Are
there resources you'd like to have to teach about this event that you can't
find online? Add your ideas and resource needs to our Thinkfinity Community
discussion: What tools
do you need to teach about 9/11?