Schools

Here you will find resources to help your school get involved and mark Holocaust Memorial Day. HMDT provides a range of assemblies, lesson plans and activities to help your students learn about the Holocaust, Nazi Persecution, more recent genocides and contemporary issues.

Marking Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) in schools has a huge impact on young people. 

Our free resources contain everything you need to get involved with HMD, even if you are new to teaching this subject.

Our resources aim to help students to:

  • Learn more
  • Feel empathy
  • Be inspired to take action

Please click on the relevant button below to find resources suitable for your students, or click here to explore all of our education resources. 

If you have any questions about our education resources please email [email protected] or call 020 7785 7029.

Primary

Primary

Primary-age students will get an introduction to Holocaust Memorial Day by exploring the experiences of Anne Frank or children rescued on the Kindertransport.

Secondary

Secondary

Lesson plans, assemblies and tutor-time activities will enable students to learn about the Holocaust and genocide in a range of subjects. All resources are differentiated for mixed-ability groups.

SEN

SEN

These resources are designed specifically for students to engage with Holocaust Memorial Day through inclusive or sensory activities and assemblies.