2014 marks the 20th anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda. This lesson plan is to help any teacher who wishes to commemorate the anniversary, remember the victims and honour the survivors, specifically in conjunction with Holocaust Memorial Day and this year’s theme of Journeys. This lesson...
April 2014 marks the start of the 20th anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda.  This lesson plan is to help any teacher who wishes to commemorate the anniversary, remember the victims and honour the survivors, specifically in conjunction with Holocaust Memorial Day and the theme for HMD2014,...
April 2014 marks the start of the 20th anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda. This is an assembly suitable for your whole school to commemorate the anniversary, to remember the victims and to honour the survivors, although it would also be appropriate to use with a smaller group, such as a year,...
We are delighted to bring to you a wealth of teaching resources, lesson plans, websites and information on visits from partnering Holocaust and genocide organisations that specialise in the delivery of the topic in the curriculum.  Unless otherwise stated, most resources are aimed at secondary...
This resource is aimed at secondary school students, aged 11-18 and is designed to be used on (or around) Holocaust Memorial Day, to introduce your students to the Holocaust through poetry. This classroom activity can be a starting point for a greater scheme of work on the Holocaust (and subsequent...
This resource is aimed at secondary school students, aged 11-18 and is designed to be used in the run up to Holocaust Memorial Day, on 27 January.  It will introduce your students to the Holocaust through art, and to encourage them to enter the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust’s art competition,...
These resources were produced for special educational needs (SEN) students for HMD 2012 around the theme of Speak Up, Speak Out.Introduction to HMD 2012 SEN resourcesIntroduction to the Speak Up, Speak Out PledgePoem ActivityThe Life of Sir Ludwig Guttmann