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This Anne Frank unit is designed with several lessons of various lengths. These lessons are usable in many different disciplines. Using one, several, or all of the lessons will address the unit's objectives to some degree. Students will accomplish some or all of the objectives depending on the number and nature of the lessons in which they participate.
To use the story of a young girl, Anne Frank, as a catalyst in an effort to understand better the four themes of the Exhibit:
These four themes are repeated in the Picturing the Themes worksheet in the folder. While these are the organizing themes for the Exhibit, they can also be used for lessons with classes that cannot attend the Exhibit but want to explore the nature of discrimination in order to intervene and to promote harmony, peace, and justice in the world of the future.
Enrichment activities and challenge activities for high performance students are suggested for each lesson.