General Resources for All
Download: 8 Ways to Teach Compassion
Eight ways to help your child or student develop compassion both as a character trait and a behavioral style. (Signe Whitson)
Download: Building Community
Having students and teachers connect to start the day on a positive note and build a stronger community. (Lynn Bechtel)
Download: Can You Teach Compassion?
Research on the origin of compassion. (Dr. Thomas G. Plante)
Download: Helping Young Children Learn to Accept Differences
How do we get young children to accept differences?
Download: How I Teach Children Acceptance
Acceptance of others and teaching your children acceptance starts with you. (Nathalie Brown)
Download: Refuse To Stand Idly By
A classroom lesson plan on ten global crucial issues and social justice actions students can take.
Teacher Resources for Visits and Content
Website: Teach The Shoah: Key Lessons
A thorough guide to some key lessons relating to the Holocaust with included lesson plans.
Download: CHAIM Teacher & Docent Notes
A very general overview of the exhibit and its contents.
Download: CHAIM Mini Guide
Short summary guide for teachers and docents.
Download: CHAIM Student Vocabulary Guide
A vocabulary guide for each station.
Download: CHAIM Vocabulary Match-Up
An interactive matching sheet for students learning the vocabulary.
Download: CHAIM Search for Answers
A comprehensive fact search students take with them as they explore the museum.
Download: CHAIM Search for Answers (Answer Sheet)
The answers to the fact search.
Download: CHAIM Vocabulary Match-Up (Answer Sheet)
The answers to the vocabulary match-up.
Download: CHAIM Reference List
Our references for information we include in our exhibit.