Interdisciplinary Learning Projects

Each year, Bernard Zell 8th graders integrate art, history, reading, writing and technology in a unique and eye-opening year-long project. Under the leadership of Dr. Jeff Ellison, Artist-in-Residence, Ken Krimstein, and the entire 8th-grade faculty, the class of 2019 authored and illustrated their own graphic novel describing the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising from a unique perspective. 
Click play to below to learn more about The Resistance Project, the story of Mark Edelman, a resistance fighter in the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising and a heroic figure to both Jews and non-Jewish Poles.

 

Take a look back at the Class of 2018's interdisciplinary learning of their multi-faceted exploration of the novel Train by Dr. Danny M. Cohen.