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"What Good are the Words?" A Close Reading of an Excerpt from The Book ThiefLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
A close reading of an excerpt from The Book Thief provides high school readers with an opportunity to examine how Markus Zusak uses syntax, repetition, and figurative language to contribute to the power of the novel, and to help develop...
Persecution of the German-Jews: The Early Years - 1933-1939Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians learn about the dehumanization process of stripping German Jews of basic, fundamental rights prior to the genocide of European Jews in the 1940s. Learners watch video clips of survivors who recount such events as the...
Requiem "The Song of the Murdered Jewish People"Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Music and poetry are vehicles that can tell many stories. Learners read the poem "The Song of the Murdered Jewish People" by Itzhak Katzenelson, then listen to the requiem it inspired; composed by Zlata Razdolina. Excellent background...
Die Weisse Rose: German HistoryLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students conduct research on a German anti-Nazi group named "Die Weisse Rose", the White Rose, that eventually lost their lives for their resistance to Nazi rule. They view films, access the Internet, prepare responsive narratives to the...
Art in Nazi Germany When Art and Politics Didn't AgreeLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Five lessons display the art created by Germans under the Weimar Republic. The focus of these lessons is to help learners understand the role of art in politics, government censorship, and Nazi tactics. Web links are included.
A Look at Exclusion Through ImprovisationLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Building a realistic understanding of the trials Jews suffered during WWII isn't always easy. This plan employs student constructed dramatic freeze frame scenes to help build a deeper understanding of Jewish Ghettos, concentration camps,...
Anne Frank The Life and Diary of a Young GirlLesson Planet
7th - 8th
For any teacher who is entering into a unit of study on Nazi Germany, the concentration camps, or on Anne Frank herself, this presentation would be of great value. The slides are packed with important and illuminating information about...
Zoom-In: Inflation and the Rise of Adolf HitlerLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary resources. In this Great Depression activity, students examine photographs pertaining to economic troubles of the 1920's and 1930's. Students discuss how inflation led to...
Giving Beyond Measure-The Diary of Anne FrankLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Young scholars read and analyze the play "The Diary of Anne Frank" based on the book of the same name. They identify philanthropic concepts and values in the play and discuss the ways in which specific characters actions affect the...
The German Occupation of the RhinelandLesson Planet
6th - 10th
Students discover the history of WWII by investigating the Nazis. In this World History lesson, students identify the Rhineland, the Treaty of Versailles, and how Nazis broke the agreement. Students read transcripts of secret documents...