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Teacher Cadre: Using Personal Diaries to Teach the Holocaust

March 16, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Facilitator

Amy McDonald, Teacher, Shades Valley High School

Description

Discover a unique lesson on the Holocaust through close reading of Salvaged Pages, an anthology of journals by Jewish teens in hiding in the ghettos, and at Auschwitz and other camps.

RSVP

Teachers: Please RSVP to the AHEC Office and let them know if you plan to attend.

Teacher Resources

PowerPoint: Young Voices During the Holocaust – Their Legacies Continue

Selected entries from diarists in Salvaged Pages, with time clips of their testimony from the video I’m Still Here: Real Diaries of Young People During the Holocaust.

Facing History and Ourselves / Study Guide to I’m Still Here: Real Diaries of Young People During the Holocaust

Chaim Rumkowski’s speech to the Lodz ghetto residents 

 

 

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Date:
March 16, 2017
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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