Thursday, January 27, 2011

Snow Day reading

As today is international Holocaust remembrance day, I found this article especially prescient. 
Many of you have asked about resistance, hiding, and other acts of bravery during the Holocaust. Here's a great story of a German museum that has preserved these moments:

Hanni's Story

A chance meeting with a Holocaust survivor at a remarkable exhibition in Berlin.



    ^Theres this guy named Sir Nicholas Winton who rescued about 669 people from Nazi death camps. :) I 'favorited' this video a couple of years ago, because it's really nice. :D


  2. thank you for posting my story! I'd be happy to provide your class with additional materials, if you're interested. Best, Sarah Wildman