A one-page, project-based study guide to this gripping, nonfiction essay. "Nine Eleven" is about surviving September 11, 2001, by a couple who was there. Below a sample of the Reading Guide:
1. Has there ever been an emergency in your life when you were desperate to get in touch with someone—but couldn’t? Describe the event, your feelings when you could not connect, and what actions you took.
2. The events of September 11, 2001, changed America greatly. Has there been a day in your life that changed you in any way? Explain.
3. History is just that—it happened in the past. But good writing and film-making can bring the past alive. Name a book or movie that has made a long-ago historical event seem fresh and real to you. What did you learn about that event? And what made that story come to life for you?
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