EXPLAIN 2: THE HOLOCAUST

Deepening our Understanding-Task #3-Check for Understanding

 

 

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TASK #3: CHECK FOR UNDERSTANDING

TO DO:

1. Visit the link below.

Jewish Virtual Library

2. Using what you know about the Holocaust, write a one paragraph response to the picture using one of the following points of view for your paragraph:

a. You are an American soldier who has arrived at the camp and sees this pile of shoes outside the crematorium. What is your reaction?

b. You are a Holocaust survivor and arrive at the camp searching for your little sister or brother and see the pile of shoes. What is your reaction?

c. You are one of the shoes in the pile. Who did you belong to? What did you do before the Holocaust?

What happened to your owner? What are you (the shoe) doing now or in the future?

3. Save your response as "Holocaust check for understanding".

4. Print your response and save it in your folder.