Holocaust WebquestThis webquest will help provide background knowledge before we start reading the novel, The Boy in the Striped Pajamas.1. Hitler
This site offers a wealth of information about Hitler and his rise to power.
2. Anne Frank: Her Life and Times
This site tells about the story of Anne's diary, the publishing of the diary, and the authenticity of the diary. It also gives selected entries of the diary to read.
3. Genocide and Anti-Semitism
These sites tell about what genocide and anti-Semitism are and the roles they played in World War II.
4. Women Photographers of World War II-1
This site gives some background information about women journalists.
5. Women Photographers of World War II- 2
This site features information about photographer Therese Booney. Examine some of her work.
6. Women Photographers of World War II- 3
This site features information about photographer Dorothea Lange. Examine some of her work.
7. Holocaust- 1
Pictures from Warsaw Ghetto (places all Jews were forced to live surrounded by barbed wire or walls)
8. Holocaust- 2
Auschwitz~Birkenau (concentration camp in Poland) images
9. Holocaust- 3
Images of Concentration Camps in Europe
Click on links to view images. There are lots of links here and are in this order:
*Before the Storm (election of Hitler - 1932)
*It Starts (the beginnings of the Holocaust)
*Shoah (Hebrew word for catastrophe)
*Liberation (the end and what the world found)