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In this unit students experience how art can serve as a tool to understanding history by analyzing paintings by renowned artist and Holocaust survivor Samuel Bak.
Help your students be thoughtful, engaged viewers of Schindler's List with these lesson plans that foster reflection and make contemporary connections to the history.
Analyze the lyrics of two 1960s era songs about respect, by Otis Redding and The Staple Singers.
Explore the lyrics of this song by the The Staple Singers and its message about obstacles to racial justice.
Learn about the crucial historical moment in the civil rights struggle when the song "Soul Man" came into popularity.
Get the lyrics of Isaac Hayes and David Porter's song popularized during the civil rights movement "Soul Man."
Learn about psychologist Stanley Milgram’s experiments on obedience and the insight they offer into the motives of Nazi perpetrators.
Discover how the Nazis used art as a tool to promote their ideology by celebrating what they perceived as authentic German art and eliminating art they deemed degenerate.
Explore three stories of choices people made during World War II and consider their complexities, their impact, and what they can teach about human behavior.
Writer Mtutuzeli Matshoba provides a vivid account of life under apartheid through the story of his friend who was forcibly ejected from his home.
Read commentary and tips from Professor Lawrence Langer on interpreting paintings and artwork.
Learn about Nazi Germany’s participation in the Spanish Civil War and analyze Pablo Picasso’s painting Guernica.