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"You're Probably Tired, Dear Diary" - Children's Diaries during the Holocaust
9th - 12th
As part of the study of WWII and the Holocaust, class members read a series of diary entries written by children during the onslaught of Nazi occupation. Each entry is accompanied by biographical information and discussion questions. The...
Hate, Anti‐Semitism, & Propaganda in the Holocaust
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
What is a hate symbol, and what role did racism and anti-Semitism play in the Holocaust? Your young historians will answer these questions through a series of engaging and interactive activities, as well as discover how Jews were...
Lesson Plan for Use with “Beyond Anne Frank: Other Holocaust-Era Diaries”
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
While Anne Franks is certainly the most recognized diarist of the Holocaust Era, she was by no means the only one. To broaden their understanding of what was happening throughout Europe at this time, groups examine diary entries from 15...
"Your Son, Your Only One" - The Sacrifice of Isaac as a Motif in Holocaust Poetry
9th - 12th
Class groups examine a series of poems that use Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice Isaac as a motif in Holocaust poetry. Included are questions, notes to the teacher, and bibliographical information on each poem. The activities could be...
Oldest known Holocaust Survivor Dies; Pianist Was 110
7th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
How do people overcome adversity? Alice Herz-Sommer survived the Holocaust and the spirit that sustained her is the focus of this resource. After reading her story, class members respond to both text-based and open-ended discussion...
Seven Poems, Seven Paintings: A Teacher's Guide to Selected Holocaust Poetry
12th CCSS: Adaptable
Seven poems paired with seven original works of art provide learners an opportunity to draw connections between literary and artistic interpretations. Designed to augment a study of the Holocaust, each pair is accompanied by discussion...
Individual Responsibility and Resistance During the Holocaust
10th - 12th
Students examine what obstacles hinder resistance, what types of resistance are possible and how different individuals resisted Nazi oppression. They examine primary source documents related to the Holocaust and analyze various sources...
Kristallnacht: Decision-Making in Times of Injustice
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever been singled out in a crowd before? Pupils investigate and analyze the events of the Holocaust. They dive into the life of a middle school student, as well as the diary entries of those in Kristallnacht during World War II.
To Honor All Children from Prejudice to Discrimination to Hatred....to Holocaust, Part 1
5th - 8th
Students analyze different perspectives of the history of the Holocaust. They experience primary and secondary sources along with pieces from literature, documentaries, songs and letters. A commitment of honor and dedication is expressed...