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Docent Training Materials

Docent Training 1: Exhibit Overview

Presentations

Exhibit Overview

Artifacts

Class PhotoDescription | Printable Version | Lesson Plan

Passport: Description | Printable Version | Lesson Plan

Typewriter: Description | Printable Version | Lesson Plan

Bowl from Allach: Description | Printable Version | Lesson Plan  

 

Docent Training 2: Changing World

Presentations

Changing World

Artifacts

Cigarette Card Album and CardsDescription | Printable Version | Lesson Plan

Forbidden Book and Book Burning PhotoDescription | Printable Version | Lesson Plan

BadgesDescription | Printable Version | Lesson Plan

 

General Holocaust Resources

Holocaust Encyclopedia (USHMM)

Interactive Timeline of Events (USHMM)

Printable Timeline of Events (USHMM)

Common Questions about the Holocaust

36 Questions (link to the Simon Wiesenthal Center's Museum of Tolerance)

Glossary (link to the USHMM)

Guidelines for Teaching the Holocaust 

Statistics - Jewish Populations and Losses by Country (pdf)

Books

Tell Them We Remember: the Story of the Holocaust, by Susan D. Bachrach. A Holocaust overview geared toward students.

The World Must Know: the History of the Holocaust As Told in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, by Michael Berenbaum. A comprehensive Holocaust primer. 

Videos

With My Own Eyes: Holocaust. Genocide. Today.

The Path to Nazi Genocide