Jessica Rockhold
Midwest Center for Holocaust Education

Grade Level

7th-12th grade
Subject
Language Arts
Social StudiesTime Needed
Recommend at least 3 class period

Introduction
The Holocaust was not the last episode of mass violence, death, or genocide in the 20th century. In fact, despite our claims of “Never Again,” the United Nations Genocide Convention, and increased availability of information, genocide has carried over into the 21st century.

One lesson we can take from the Holocaust is an understanding of the policy and implementation of genocides. By looking at instances since 1945 students are able to assess the world’s responses to those events.

Materials for the lesson

  1. Teacher Instructions
  2. What is Genocide? РUSHMM Committee on Conscience 
  3. Student Worksheet
  4. Cambodia –
  5. Rwanda –
  6. Bosnia –¬†
  7. Sudan –
Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Not readable? Change text. captcha txt
0