November 7

Grade 8: Antisemitism Reflection (Due: Thursday 11/19)

The past few weeks in Jewish Studies, we have been analyzing and discussing various accounts of antisemitism throughout history. Although we have only begun our journey, you are being tasked with writing a reflection piece to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of the concepts we have discussed in class.

Click the link below to access the assignment instructions:

Antisemitism Reflection Assignment Instructions

Click the link below to access the corresponding graphic organizer:

 Antisemitism Reflection Graphic Organizer 

Click the link below to access the reflective writing slideshow:

Reflective Writing Google Slides

Your reflection should answer the following questions:

  1. What is antisemitism? 
  2. How has antisemitism impacted Jews in the past (prior to the Holocaust)? 
  3. How does antisemitism continue to impact Jews around the world?
  4. What are the consequences when a “single story” or rumour is used to exclude a group of people from a society? 
  5. What lessons can be learned from examining accounts of antisemitism?


Due Dates:

Assigned- Monday (11/9)

Check-In #1 Graphic Organizer Due-Thursday(11/12)

Check-In #2 Rough Draft Due- Monday (11/16)

Final Copy Due- Wednesday (11/18)

Posted November 7, 2020 by mwasherstein in category Grade 8 - Mr. Washerstein

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