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Lesson: Introduction to the Holocaust (One-Day Lesson)

Learn To Teach About The Holocaust

Learn To Teach About The Holocaust

Free, Virtual Professional Learning

Belfer National Conference for Educators: June 26–28, 2023

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This one-day lesson provides an introduction to the Holocaust by defining the term and highlighting the story of one Holocaust survivor, Gerda Weissmann.

Grade level: Adaptable for grades 7–12
Subject: Multidisciplinary
Time required: Approximately 60 minutes

Lesson Plan and Teaching Materials

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Pre-modified Lesson to Accommodate Multiple Student Needs

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For Learning Management Systems

This online lesson plan is compatible with learning management systems or web browsers for students to complete individually or as a class. You can use the PDF of the original lesson plan above as a guide. To use with your LMS, download the files below and follow your system’s instructions for importing files.


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