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The Holocaust: History and Memory (A Virtual Field Trip to the US Holocaust Memorial Museum)
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The Holocaust: History and Memory provides students with a new way to learn about Holocaust history. Developed in cooperation with Houghton Mifflin...
Immigration and Refugees: A Case Study on the Wagner-Rogers Bill
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
Through an examination of the Wagner-Rogers Bill of 1939, students consider how Americans debated the country’s role as a haven for refugees during...
Isolation or Intervention? A Case Study on the Lend-Lease Act
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
In this lesson, students will identify multiple economic, social, and geopolitical factors that influenced Americans’ attitudes about the United...
 Maps, Central Europe and History: video-based lesson
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
The worksheet is based on the video that lists the historical events and major changes that affected the map of Central Europe in 20th century. While...
History through the Lens of Family Values
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The lesson can be used in History classes, it can be part of the Holocaust education module or a module teaching about history of persecution and...
Children Escaping War and Conflict
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
All humans require basic physiological, safety and social needs for survival, including water, food, clothing, good health and a safe shelter, as...
Esther in Her Own Words and Images: Artwork and Testimony as a Primary Source
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
Giving students the tools to recognize, analyze and draw conclusions from historical documents and artifactswith first person accounts and primary...
Through the Eye of the Needle:  Interactive Viewing Guide
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
These questions and activities use the artwork and story of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz as a springboard to learn more about the Holocaust and World War...
Art during the Holocaust. Art as a form of Resistance. Peter Ginz and 'Vedem'
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The lesson introduces students to the art created by the persecuted Jews, namely teenagers, during the Holocaust. The lesson focuses on the use of...
Holocaust Survivor Booklet
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  • World War II
  • Middle School
This booklet is based on advice given by the holocaust educational trust on preparing students for a holocaust survivor visit. The booklet should...