PART ONE: Background & Timeline
Pick one of the following Genocides and research some brief background information:
AMENIAN - CAMBODIAN - ROWANDAN - SUDAN/DARFUR - MYANMAR - OTHER...
Genocide Background - eNotes
Based on the Genocide you picked you will create a Timeline:
- Armenian Genocide (1915-1916) eNotes
- Cambodian Genocide (1975-1979) - eNotes
- Rwandan Genocide (1994) - eNotes
- Sudan/Darfur Genocide (2003-2020) - eNotes
- Myanmar Genocide (2016-2017) - eNotes
- The Holocaust (1940-44) eNotes
PART TWO - Stages of Genocide / Slideshow, Movie, Poster, Infographic, etc.
The Stages of Genocide: Classification, Dehumanization, Polarization, Organization, Preparation for Genocide, Extermination
For this part of the project, you will be looking for information through the lens of 'The Stages of Genocide'.
PART THREE: Biography of a Resister, Rescuer, Upstander / Interview
eNotes - Identify Silhouette
Create an Identity Portrait of a Resister, Rescuer, or Upstander of your choice. Be sure to provide their name and a few basic facts. Other information could include
A good place to find background information is to start with an encyclopedia.
MORE SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Links to Newspaper Sites from the Library Website
Picturing Moral Change - Cambodia
Khmer Rouge: Cambodia's years of brutality
SUDAN / DARFUR
NewsELA Article (Read starting at “Darfur”)
THE SYRIAN CIVIL WAR