World History

Holocaust Unit

Objectives: At the end of this unit students will be able to:

    1. describe Jewish culture and symbols
    2. define Anti-Semitism and its roots
    3. describe the stages of the Holocaust
    4. analyze the resistance movement
    5. compare different films relating to the Holocaust
    6. debate whether another Holocaust could happen

Skills: At the end of this unit students will be able to:

    1. read and effectively summarize information
    2. conduct oral presentation
    3. analyze films

Assignments and Assessment:

Worth

History of Judaism Handout 15 points

Stages of the Holocaust/ Resistance Reading, Poster and Presentation 25 points

Stages of Holocaust Resistance Notes sheet 15 points

Schindler's List Questions Counts for both English and History 40 points

Holocaust: Final Project 50 points

Stars (Class Participation Points)