(Previously known as 'The Holocaust Exhibition: An Introduction')

Session Outline

Through discussion and reflection students will prepare to visit The Holocaust Exhibition. Students are also given an audio guide to navigate their way through a chronological narrative of the Holocaust and deepen their understanding of events in Nazi-occupied Europe and beyond. Afterwards students will have the opportunity to reflect on the exhibition during a feedback discussion.

Learning Objectives

  • Use a range of evidence to reflect upon events of the Holocaust.
  • Developing historical understanding of the Holocaust through group discussion focusing on themes such as historical significance, responsibility and survival.
  • Deepen chronological understanding of the Holocaust.
  • Sharing personal responses to The Holocaust Exhibition .

Learning Resources

Suggested learning resources for use in the classroom:

Curriculum Links:

KS3 History Curriculum: Challenges for Britain, Europe and the wider World 1901 to the present day.

KS4 History Curriculum: British and the wider world depth studies.

Duration: 150 minutes 

Cost: £70 per group of 30

Key Stage Suitability: KS3 (Year 9 - Year 13)

Branch: IWM London

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (Term times only)

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