Why Lesson Planet?
Connect global examples of attempted genocide with a well-designed social studies lesson. It includes an excellent informational text with background information on the Holocaust, as well as worksheets, book report guidelines, and discussion questions on Lois Lowry's Number the Stars. There is also an extension lesson plan relating the atrocity of the Holocaust to the modern conflict in Africa between the Sudanese government and African tribes.
- Instructional materials included
- Thorough and descriptive background information
- Connects historical topic to current events
- In order to convey complexity of the topic, teacher should incorporate more instructional activities and support for reading selection and discussion questions