In the United States, Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance are observed on September 11th, for the lives lost on the 9/11/2001 attacks. In this lesson, students will remember the heroes of September 11th by writing thank you letters to first responders.

Learning Objectives

. Introduce the topic or text they are writing about, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure that lists reasons.

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