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The Holocaust: assessing responsibility and conscience – Lesson Plan

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By Paul Wieser and Syd Golston Introduction Students will learn about the pressures of society and the struggles of conscience that operated during the Holocaust…read more

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The Gettysburg Address: how history is made – Lesson Plan

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By Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for the PBS NewsHour Extra Tuesday November 19 marks the 150th anniversary of what many historians say is among…read more

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The Legacy of President John F. Kennedy – 50 Years Later

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This November 22 will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  Although his young life was tragically cut short, he…read more

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Kristallnacht, 75 years later – Lesson Plan

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Subjects Government and civics, world history and English Language Arts Estimated Time One 45 minute class period Grade Level High School Warm Up Activity Ask…read more

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