September 11th, 2001 Timeline of Events
8:45 am World Trade Center, New York City, NY
8:46 am – New York City, NY The North Tower of the World Trade Center is struck by an airline jet.
9:03 am – New York City, NY The South Tower of the World Trade Center is struck by a second airline jet.
9:37 am - Arlington, VA The Pentagon is struck by a third airline jet. The Pentagon is the headquarters for the United States department of Defense.
9:59 am – New York City, NY The South Tower begins to collapse at the World Trade Center.
10:03 am – Somerset County, PA A fourth airline jet is crashed in Pennsylvania. The jet became known as “Flight 93”. The passengers prevented the jet from being crashed into any more buildings.
10:28 am – New York City, NY The North Tower begins to collapse at the World Trade Center. Both towers are now gone.
Where were YOU on 9/11/01? No student in this room was born before September 11th, 2001. This is MY story of what MY day was like on 9/11/01…
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Questions: What is patriotism? What is freedom? How are they different?
What other types of monuments do we have in North Carolina that are similar to the September 11th memorial?