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The Plight of Palestinian Refugees
Explore the differing narratives of the 1948 war and the resulting refugee crisis on both sides, the definition and current status of Palestinian refugees and how this problem has been exacerbated over time.
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Lesson Goals

  • Understand the origins of the Palestinian refugee problem.
  • Appreciate the complexity of the Palestinian refugee problem today.
  • Learn about Jewish refugees from Arab countries after the 1948 War.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will compare between Palestinian refugees and other refugee groups.
  • Students will talk about the factors that worsen the Palestinian refugee problem today.
  • Students will tell the story of Jewish refugees from Arab countries.