CRP 2: The Holocaust

31 videos found

Grades: 5-8, 9-12
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Author Scott Turow, discusses his novel “Testimony” set in the slaughter of the Bosnian War, the atrocities of that conflict, the atrociti...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
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Author Scott Turow, discusses his novel “Testimony” set in the slaughter of the Bosnian War, the atrocities of that conflict and the atroc...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, two Holocaust survivors share their stories of growing up in Nazi Germany, their experiences during World War II, and the...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, Holocaust survivor Ben Fainer shares his stories of growing up in Nazi Germany, his experiences during World War II, and ...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- This film tells the story of two Holocaust survivors who were hidden in Nazi-ruled Europe for several years until they migrated United States. Fami...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear a Holocaust survivor describe his life in the Jewish ghetto.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Rachel Miller recount her mother giving her a new name to help protect her while living in Nazi Germany.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Ilse Altman describe how she escaped Nazi Germany and made it to America.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Guenter Goldsmith describe his journey fleeing Germany on the kindertransport and finding haven in England.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Two Holocaust survivors share their thoughts on how to prevent future holocausts.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Ben Fainer describes his liberation from a concentration camp.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Ben Fainer describes life as a prisoner in a Nazi concentration camp.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Ben Fainer describes seeing the crematoriums during his time as a concentration camp prisoner.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Ella Weissberger describes her experiences growing up Jewish in Nazi Germany, how she escaped, and her life after the war.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- George Brady describes his experiences as a prisoner in Auschwitz and the death of his sister in the camp.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Ella Weissberger describes her experiences as a child in a concentration camp performing in the children's opera "Brundibar."
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Rachel Miller describe her experiences as her country of Poland was invaded by the Germans in World War II.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Liz Lippa describe how she escaped Nazi Germany.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Rudy Oppenheim describe his life as a refugee from Nazi Germany with his family in Shanghai.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Rudy Oppenheim describe his life as a refugee from Nazi Germany with his family in Shanghai.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear George Brady describe his experiences as Jew in Nazi Germany and his life after the war.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Holocaust survivor Ilse Altman describe living through Kristallnacht.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Holocaust survivor Guenter Goldsmith talk about members of his family being arrested by Nazi soldiers.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Holocaust survivor Rudy Oppenheim describe the impact of Anti-Jew Laws on him and his country.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear Ilse Altman describe her experience as a young Jewish girl seeing Hitler as she grew up in Germany.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Hear George Brady share his experience as a Jewish boy growing up in Germany.
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Learn about the story of Hannah Brady, a young Jewish girl killed by the Nazis at Auschwitz, and find out about the book and play that take her sto...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- Learn about the story of Hannah Brady, a young Jewish girl killed by the Nazis at Auschwitz, and find out about the book and play that take her sto...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- This documentary tells the story of five families and their efforts to smuggle family heirlooms—hidden treasures—out of Germany and Poland during W...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, take your study of the Holocaust and World War II to individuals who survived both. Interact with Holocaust survivors fr...
Grades: 5-8, 9-12
- In this archived program, two Holocaust survivors share their stories of growing up in Nazi Germany, their experiences during World War II, and the...

Student Tools

Student Tool 10: Mock Supreme Court Argument

Use this student tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today videos: Law 11: “What Happened", Law 12: “Background Information on the Right to an Attorney”, Law 13: “Poverty is Not a Special Circumstance”, and Law 9: “The Ongoing Impact of Gideon V. Wainwright.”

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 165: Survivor Stories of the Holocaust Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 166: Survivor Stories of the Holocaust Guest Biographies

Learn more about the guests who joined us for this program to share their experiences living during the Holocaust.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
"Survivor Stories of the Holocaust"

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Teacher Tool 167: Lessons from the Holocaust Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 168: Lessons from the Holocaust Guest Biographies

Learn more about the guests who joined us to share their experiences living during the Holocaust.
Use this Teacher tool with a learning activity related to the following Educate.Today video:
"Lessons from the Holocaust"

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Teacher Tool 234: Survivors of the Holocaust Study Guide

Use this document to learn more about the archived program. Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 299: Interdisciplinary Activity--Evaluating Taped Interviews

This interdisciplinary teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to get students thinking about: 1) how taped interviews can be used to learn information on topics such as those discussed in the video, and 2) the effectiveness of this interview specifically in helping their learning on this topic as well as the effectiveness (strengths and weaknesses) of interviews in general as a source of information.

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Teacher Tool 300: Interdisciplinary Activity--Understanding History Through Different Mediums

This interdisciplinary teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to: 1) provide students the opportunity to present and interpret what they know about an historic event or time period through a medium of their choice, and 2) get students thinking about different ways history can be presented and interpreted, and how the medium chosen for presentation of an historic event or time period might affect a person's understanding of that history.

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