ERIC Number: ED405254
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching about the Holocaust: A Resource Book for Educators.
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC.
This book provides teachers with guidelines, resources, historical information, background information, and some special interest topics relating to the Holocaust. Seven chapters include: (1) "Teaching Guidelines"; (2) "Annotated Bibliography"; (3) "Annotated Videography"; (4) "Frequently Asked Questions"; (5) "The Holocaust: A Historical Summary"; (6) "Children and the Holocaust"; and (7) "Chronology.""Teaching Guidelines" includes rationale, methodology, curriculum integration, and generalized lesson plan approaches. All books and videos listed have been selected for their appropriateness as teaching tools and are categorized by content area and indicate intended viewer age groups. "Frequently Asked Questions" gives brief, introductory answers to "What, Who, Why, and Hows" of the complex history of the Holocaust. The final three chapters present condensed overviews of the Holocaust and discuss the victimization of all children in occupied Europe, regardless of race or ethnic background, by the Nazis during the Holocaust years. (DQE)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Art Education, Art History, Culture, Ethnography, Foreign Countries, Government (Administrative Body), History, Intermediate Grades, Jews, Language Arts, Middle Schools, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States History, Visual Arts, World History, World Problems, World War II
Resource Center for Educators, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, S.W., Washington, DC 20024-2150, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC.