This is a gripping, true account of surviving September 11, 2001. Written by Catherine Balkin, a New York City editor of young adult literature, this essay takes you "there" on the day the changed both she and her husband--and America itself. Forever.
This essay covers high level, critical thinking CCSS in ELA for grades 8-12.
Important Note: Neither Catherine Balkin nor anyone at LitWeaver want to make money on this essay. Catherine wants to share it as her gift to you. You'll see a price on "Nine Eleven" only because TpT requires one; any income from this essay will be donated to an appropriate charity.