Jeff Reinbold http://wesa.fm en Flight 93 Memorial Unveils Junior Ranger Program http://wesa.fm/post/flight-93-memorial-unveils-junior-ranger-program <p>The story of what happened in the terrorist attacks of 9/11 is difficult to fathom for most adults. So how do you explain it to children?</p><p>That’s the question the new Flight 93 National Memorial Junior Rangers Program hopes to address, using two years of research into how children deal with traumatic events.</p><p>On Saturday, the program and a specially-designed children’s activity booklet for visitors ages six to twelve will be unveiled during “Junior Ranger Day.” The day will also feature a Children’s Discovery Table where kids can make their own tributes.</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:29:25 +0000 Kaye Burnet 31624 at http://wesa.fm How Do You Teach Young Kids About September 11th? http://wesa.fm/post/how-do-you-teach-young-kids-about-september-11th <p>Most adults remember what they were doing and how they felt on September 11, 2001. But many children today weren't even born when Flight 93 crashed in Somerset County.</p><p>"Normally, we're telling the story to people who lived it," Flight 93 Memorial superintendent,<strong> </strong>Jeff Reinbold told the <a href="http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/washington/somerset-county-flight-93-site-tests-ways-to-connect-with-children-686104/">Pittsburgh Post Gazette</a>. "What happens is the parents come to one of our rangers and say, 'You tell them.' It became apparent to us no one is talking to the youngest kids." Tue, 07 May 2013 22:32:18 +0000 Heather McClain 9155 at http://wesa.fm How Do You Teach Young Kids About September 11th?