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8th Grade GLE (Holocaust): Home

This guide contains links to websites and databases that may be used for your project. It also contains links to graphic organizers and instructions on MLA 8 citations.

Holocaust Research Project

During 2nd semester, each student will research a selected topic about the Holocaust utilizing the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum website, the Student Resources in Context Databases, class texts and activities,  and nonfiction books from the library.

After choosing a topic, students will need to answer specific questions concerning their topics. This is to make sure you have a sufficient amount of information for your project. Students will use the information to create a PowerPoint or Poster presentation that will be presented to the class. The presentation will need to include at least 5 paragraphs of information, citations for research, and a minimum of three (3) pictures. The pictures can be hand drawn or found on a website. Pictures from websites should be cited.

Research Resources

Research Questions & Notes

Omaha Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, age, genetic information, citizenship status, or economic status in its programs, activities and employment and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following individual has been designated to address inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Superintendent of Schools, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE 68131 (402-557-2001).

Las Escuelas Públicas de Omaha no discriminan basados en la raza, color, origen nacional, religión, sexo, estado civil, orientación sexual, discapacidad , edad, información genética, estado de ciudadanía, o estado económico, en sus programas, actividades y empleo, y provee acceso equitativo a los “Boy Scouts” y a otros grupos juveniles designados. La siguiente persona ha sido designada para atender estas inquietudes referentes a las pólizas de no discriminación: El Superintendente de las Escuelas, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE 68131 (402-557-2001).