WARM UP. On a piece of paper, draw two concentric circles, one inside the other. In the small circle, write words that describe you, your family, or your friends. Write “in-group” in the circle. Rank the out-groups from most different to least different from your in-group.
From the term “total burnt offering”
The Holocaust was not an accident; it was intentional. It was a well-planned attempt to kill every Jew in the world. The Holocaust was so terribly effective because it took advantage of people’s prejudice.
This picture is typical of the smashed windows of Jewish businesses on Kristallnacht.
Empty Zyklon B canisters found by the Allies at Auschwitz at the end of World War II
Zyklon B granules on display at Auschwitz
This wheeled table helped transport the bodies of the gassed victims to the ovens for cremation.
This mechanism rotated the table upon which the bodies of the gassed victims were transferred to the ovens for cremation.
There was once a building standing here, but this is the area where the Nazis themselves burned this building down to attempt to destroy evidence of the death camps.
These are burned down barracks where the Nazis again tried to destroy evidence of atrocities in the Auschwitz camp.
*Estimates Source: Hannah Vogt, The Burden of Guilt