Holocaust

Teaching the Holocaust to 10th grade students



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Introduction

These are various websites to help plan lessons on the Holocaust.

Books
    •Maus
This website gives information on the book "Maus." This graphic novel was written by the son of a Holocaust survivor and chronicles his father's life in Europe during WWII.
    •Night
This is a great site for information on how to teach "Night" by Elie Wiesel. This website has information about the book, the author, and even a teacher's guide with comprehension questions a teacher could use in teaching the book.
Lesson Plans
    •Facing History and Ourselves
Facing History website offers detailed information about how to teach students about the Holocaust, including lesson plans and resources
    •Education World: Teaching the Holocaust
This site has primary and secondary source documents, including biographies of children who survived the Holocaust, photographs, charts and maps that would all be helpful to teaching students about the Holocaust. It also includes lesson plans.
Movies/Videos
    •Elie Wiesel Interview
This has a video interview with Holocaust survivor, Elie Wiesel, in which he recounts his time at a concentration camp, gives his view on antisemitism, and tells how the Holocaust could have been avoided.
    •Life is Beautiful
"Life is Beautiful" is a film about an Jewish-Italian family who is sent off to a concentration camp during WWII. This movie can be purchased at amazon.com.

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