Publishing Organization

Council on American Islamic Relations

Description/Annotation

This lesson plan asks children to watch and discuss three public service announcements by the Council on American Islamic Relations featuring Muslims who were part of the 9/11 rescue effort; consider the news about the controversy over the Cordoba Project (“Ground Zero Mosque”), and discuss a Niemoller poem that relates to standing up for the rights of others. Link to the brief videos “9/11 Happened to All of Us” listed in the resources at ILEARNteachers.org.

Type of Resource

Lesson plan

Topic Category
  • Current events
  • American Muslims
  • People Making Difference
  • Women Studies
Grade Level
  • Middle School
  • High School