"If you Survive, Be a Man": Teaching the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

Lesson By: Robert Hadley and Kelly Watson
Grade Range: 9-12
Subjects Covered: History, English
Time Estimate: 1-3 Days

The History of Modern Rwanda through Photos

After evaluating a set of photos and assembling a correctly-ordered timeline, students will understand a basic chronology of events in modern Rwanda history that led up to the genocide of the Tutsis in 1994.