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1086

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Holidays & Events

High Int – Adv

Students read important history about the Holocaust. The lesson includes a reading, vocabulary review, and useful expressions for discussing sensitive subject matter in English.

You may want to use this lesson on International Holocaust Remembrance Day (Jan 27), on Yom Ha’Shoah (Holocaust & Heroism Remembrance Day; 27 Nissan in the Hebrew calendar), or on an alternate day that your country honors Holocaust victims.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 2–3 hours
  • 7 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • pair work
  • discussing sensitive subjects
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • commemorate
  • mourning
  • devastation
  • genocide
  • discriminatory
  • boycott
  • concentration camp
  • segregate
  • ghetto
  • pledge
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Extra Information
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review A
  • Vocabulary Review B
  • Listen & Type
  • Discussing Sensitive Subjects
  • Discussion