Teaching Holocaust and Human Behavior Unit Outline for Teachers

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This five-week unit outline, specifically designed for Chicago Public Schools teachers, provides an instructional pathway for teaching our original unit Teaching Holocaust and Human Behavior. The unit leads students through an examination of the catastrophic period in the twentieth century when Nazi Germany murdered six million Jews and millions of other civilians, in the midst of the most destructive war in human history.

This unit outline also includes includes C3-aligned performance tasks, in which students investigate and analyze evidence from rich primary sources and apply what they have learned to take informed action.

Find all the print materials referenced in this unit outline in the Holocaust and Human Behavior Student Guide.

Update: The unit outline now includes the Spanish translated Letter to Parents and Guardians 

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