As we approach the 10th anniversary of 9/11, it important that we teachers find the very best 9/11 lesson plans. I have included a few lesson plans that might help you convey the important message of 9/11 to your students. This entry has the best elementary school lesson plans that I could find for 9/11, or Patriot Day as it is also known.
Apples for the Teacher has an excellent set of 9/11 worksheets and printables for elementary students. There are word searches and coloring pages all around the theme of Patriot Day.
Teachable Moment has an extensive collection of free 9/11 lesson plans for grades k-12. There are plenty of worksheets and printables for elementary students on 9/11.
But go ahead and check out the rest of the 9/11 lesson plans for elementary school that you can find using Search PlanIt. Our kids need to know the importance of this day in our national history. Hopefully these 9/11 lesson plans will provide you an age appropriate venue for you to convey this message of patriotism.