What could a five-year-old possibly learn from all this sadness? What could she possibly gain from all the heartache? What about this moment in history could actually have a positive impact on her little life?
For younger children, 9/11 isn't something they lived through but something they learn about in school. That's why, when we talk to children about 9/11, it's important to do it in an age-appropriate way. Here are some guidelines.