How Can We Use Our Learning about the Holocaust to Better Our World Today?


In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day we share a Holocaust unit recently completed by our 7th/8th grade Humanities class. Working individually, in pairs, or in a group, students tackled the question:

How can we use our learning about the Holocaust to better our world today? 


This was a challenging question and task, but they produced a diverse group of projects that highlight injustice in our world today as well as ways to work against it:












@living_through_hell_on_earth
A series of illustrated Instagram posts contrasting what it must have been like to live as a homosexual in Nazi Germany versus what it is like today






Tactics Used by the Nazis that Are Used in Modern Politics and Advertisements



A Trifold Board on Propaganda in Nazi Germany and in the United States









A Poster on the Responsibility to Those in Need



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