"Never, Never, Never Forget 9/11" honors heroes as we remember the attacks and the lives lost on September 11, 2001, in this free Readers Theater script. This powerful script, told from the eyewitness Lady Liberty, includes flashback newscasts to create the feeling of current events--not history.
Although this is a difficult topic, the extensive annotated curriculum links for easy plans will simplify your life. There is also a link to "Thinking Questions" that go along with this Readers Theater. Written for mature 3rd-4th graders, the script is probably best used with 5th-6th graders, middle schoolers, and possibly high schoolers or adults doing patriotic programs or Patriot Day activities.
TIME: about 10 1/2 minutes CAST: 5+ (includes a chorus) TONE: somber READABILITY: grade 6.2 (multi-syllable vocabulary; mostly listed on cover page)