Us and Them: Discrimination During the Holocaust and Today

This program is free through the generous support of community donors!

Through hands-on activities and primary source interpretation, students are immersed in the experiences of local Holocaust survivors who settled in the Springfield area while examining historic cases of discrimination, identifying upstanders vs. bystanders, and tracking the progression of hate from individual acts of prejudice to genocide.

Grades 5-12
Program length:
1 hour
Capacity: 30 students

Supported in part by grants from the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, St. Germain Investments, and United Bank Foundation.