Holocaust

Unit 1:  Introduction and Anti-Semitism Study Guide

 

I Cans:

 

  1. I can discuss the difference between the Holocaust and a holocaust along with identifying other terms related to the study of the mass murder of a group of people.

 

Terms to help in understanding I can #1:

 

Catastrophe

Discrimination

Genocide

Primary Source

Racism

Secondary Source

Stereotype

Testimony

 

  1. I can identify and explain Adolph Hitlerís three main goals as the Nazi leader as identified in the Introduction of Understanding the Holocaust.

 

  1. I can name and define the three types of Anti-Semitism along with being able to give historical examples for each of the different types.

 

Terms and people to help in understanding I can #3:

 

Political Anti-Semitism

Racist Anti-Semitism

Religious Anti-Semitism

Wilhelm Marr

 

  1. I can give specific example on how Jews were treated throughout different eras of history.

 

Terms to help in understanding I can #4:

 

Crusades

Diaspora

Eastern vs. Western Europe

Ghetto

Hebrew

Heretic

Judaism

Monotheism

Palestine

Pogroms

Scapegoat

Shtetl

Synagogue

The Jewish Question