Kelly Hynes, a fifth-grade teacher at Love Creek Elementary, has a unique perspective on the tragedy of 9/11. “Being from New York, I unfortunately was a witness to the towers being struck and falling,” said Hynes. “I watched the events of 9/11 unfold through my classroom window.” Although 9/11 is an emotional day for all Americans, including Hynes, she made it her goal this year to help her students understand and remember the importance and significance 9/11 has had on the country. More.
Fifth-graders combine history and engineering in 9/11 lesson