28
Oct
2020
Obrázek uživatele lbgranite

Getting to know and “adopting” my neighborhood

A year-long project that includes several parts—making videos and a photograph tour of the local Jewish history in Thessaloniki, creating a Holocaust library for the school, creating an exhibition for students to present their work to the school. The goal: to help students understand the sociopolitical motives that drive people into committing atrocities. I believe that my students learned to recognize prejudiced attitudes, racist behaviors and also developed skills in order to face them off in the future.
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14
Dec
2019
Obrázek uživatele lbgranite

Forgiveness

Students will explore the concept of “Forgiveness” while studying the Holocaust. Using a Centropa Film and the book “The Sunflower: On The Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness," students will explore their own attachment to “home” and the existential question of “Would you forgive if someone took what was dearest to you away?”
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17
Jan
2014
Obrázek uživatele Afek Shmuel

So that Memory Doesn't Die

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In this 45 minute lesson, high school students explore two important aspects of survivors’ lives: 1) rebuilding their lives after living through horrors and losing their families, and 2) sharing their stories. Students will watch the Centropa film, So Memory Doesn’t Die, and read excerpts from the interview with Toska Silberring to explore how Toska rebuilt her life and why she chose to speak about her experiences. 

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