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Introduction to the Holocaust (One-Day Lesson)

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 Languages: English, Spanish

Lesson Plan and Teaching Materials

Pre-modified Lesson to Accommodate Multiple Student Needs

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This lesson is also available in Spanish.