We found 26 reviewed resources for nuremberg laws
Laws and the National CommunityLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
When it comes to the law, is justice always served? Teach scholars about how law sometimes enables prejudice of entire groups of people with a unit on World War II that includes a warm-up activity, analysis of primary sources,...
A Look at Exclusion Through ImprovisationLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Building a realistic understanding of the trials Jews suffered during WWII isn't always easy. This plan employs student constructed dramatic freeze frame scenes to help build a deeper understanding of Jewish Ghettos, concentration camps,...
Justice After the HolocaustLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Though there could be no true justice for the horrors of the Holocaust, many of those responsible for crimes against humanity were found guilty in the eyes of the law. Using primary and secondary sources in the 16th installment of a...
Documents That Shape SocietyLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Bill of Rights is a foundational document of American democracy, much like the Nuremberg Laws were a foundational document of the Reichstag of Nazi Germany. But that's where their similarities end. Engage high schoolers in a...
Nuremberg Remembered: Guilt and ResponsibilityLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore the Nuremberg trials. For this Holocaust activity, students research the Nuremberg trials. They gather primary sources or documents to support their arguments for the charges against people examined in the trials.
Elie Wiesel: Speaking Truth to Genocide to PowerLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Invite your learners to discover the efforts of Night author Elie Wiesel to promote awareness of genocide in the world. After watching and reading an interview of Elie Wiesel, high schoolers work to create a living Holocaust museum by...
Do We Need a Permanenet International Criminal Court?: War Crimes, Violence, International Law and Politics, NurembergLesson Planet
Pre-K - 6th
In this activity, students explore the history, relevance and current application of international tribunals for war crimes. Students look at cases from the Nuremberg trials, Tokyo trials and the Bosnian War.
Holocaust Learning Trunk ProjectLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Hate is taught. That's the big idea in a packet of materials that use a study of the Holocaust to foster character development and good citizenship. Class members study fiction, nonfiction, films, and posters to gain an understanding of...
Life Prior to Kristallnacht (1933-1938)Lesson Planet
8th - 12th
Students research the way of life of the Jews before Kristallnacht. Using new vocabulary and resources, they discover how carefree life was before the days of discrimination and antisemitism. In groups, they create a timeline of the...
Introduction to the Holocaust (Preparation for a Trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum)Lesson Planet
Eighth graders consider the Holocaust. In this Holocaust activity, 8th graders prepare for a trip to the National Holocaust Museum by reading and analyzing testimonies of 2 former Nazis.