Teaching Activities
We sincerely hope you will use what you can, file what you must and hopefully your students will learn that the Holocaust is much more than statistics — it is ALL of the following:
  • Tolerance and Acceptance
  • Courage and Heroism
  • Family
  • Promise/Legacy
  • Nature of Man
  • Integrity
  • Personal and Collective Morality
  • Responsibility
  • Compassion Rather than Apathy
  • Persistence
  • Hope
Activities designed by
Mary Kay Porter, 
AP English Teacher
Cyndy Elliot, 
Speech and Drama Teacher
Susan Myers, 
Executive Director, 
Holocaust Museum Houston
The Butterfly Project

"Children were neither just the mute and traumatized witnesses to this war, nor merely its innocent victims; the war invaded their imaginations and the war raged inside them." 
 — Nicholas Stargardt in "Witnesses of War: Children's Lives Under the Nazis" 

 "I Never Saw Another Butterfly"

Teaching Activities

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