Lesson Plan: Remembering the Genocide in Bosnia

Ages 12 – 16

Two lessons on the Genocide in Bosnia, covering History, Law, Politics, PSHE, RE and Citizenship strands.

Learning outcomes: To learn about and critically evaluate restorative justice; to learn about the scale of genocide in Bosnia.

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Lesson 1: The Nuremberg Trials and the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY)

Two texts regarding both international mechanisms are provided. One, a critique of ICTY, asks why this mechanism is not as comprehensive as the ones after the second world war. Questions for discussion are provided.

Lesson 2: Visiting the Genocide

Questions regarding the video below are provided to help introduce the topic of genocide in Bosnia.

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