Elementary teacher looking for spring and read alouds to teach kindness in the classroom and tolerance? These holocaust  picture books for kids are perfect picture books for older kids and picture books for teaching a plethora of reading skills.

Elementary teacher looking for spring and read alouds to teach kindness in the classroom and tolerance? These holocaust picture books for kids are perfect picture books for older kids and picture books for teaching a plethora of reading skills.

Great activity for World War II that forces students to think critically!  Students are given five scenarios that involve World War II, the Holocaust, and its aftermath. Then they are asked to answer a series of thought provoking moral questions. Each story is based on a true event and the real stories are also provided. Extension suggestions and a lesson plan are included.

Great activity for World War II that forces students to think critically! Students are given five scenarios that involve World War II, the Holocaust, and its aftermath. Then they are asked to answer a series of thought provoking moral questions. Each story is based on a true event and the real stories are also provided. Extension suggestions and a lesson plan are included.

These 37 FREE identity cards are designed to help students make personal connections with the victims of the Holocaust, and could be used before a novel study or a history lesson.

These 37 FREE identity cards are designed to help students make personal connections with the victims of the Holocaust, and could be used before a novel study or a history lesson.

The Holocaust was one of the worst times in history and is a tough subject to teach. Here is a list of Holocaust movies for middle school and high school that are PG-13 or under.

The Holocaust was one of the worst times in history and is a tough subject to teach. Here is a list of Holocaust movies for middle school and high school that are PG-13 or under.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum - This is a rich resource for information about the holocaust.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum - This is a rich resource for information about the holocaust.

Would you like to teach your child more about life in WWII? Tricia Goyer has a great post on food rationing in WWII, with lesson plans & printables, on FreeHomeschoolDeals.com. (PS: Not just for homeschoolers :) These would be great for bored kids on Christmas break!) http://www.freehomeschooldeals.com/a-wwii-christmas-food-rationing-and-recipes-in-world-war-ii/

Would you like to teach your child more about life in WWII? Tricia Goyer has a great post on food rationing in WWII, with lesson plans & printables, on FreeHomeschoolDeals.com. (PS: Not just for homeschoolers :) These would be great for bored kids on Christmas break!) http://www.freehomeschooldeals.com/a-wwii-christmas-food-rationing-and-recipes-in-world-war-ii/

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site: offering an incredible collection of reviews of great books for kids, with excellent ideas about using them in the homeschool classroom.  I encourage you to spend some time here!

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site: offering an incredible collection of reviews of great books for kids, with excellent ideas about using them in the homeschool classroom. I encourage you to spend some time here!

The Holocaust was one of the worst times in history and is a tough subject to teach. Here is a list of Holocaust movies for middle school and high school that are PG-13 or under.

The Holocaust was one of the worst times in history and is a tough subject to teach. Here is a list of Holocaust movies for middle school and high school that are PG-13 or under.

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