Irena Sendler and the Children of the Warsaw Ghetto Book Study
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Irena Sendler and the Children of the Warsaw Ghetto by Susan Goldman Rubin is a great Holocaust picture book about an incredible, courageous woman.
Irena Sendler rescued hundreds of Jewish children during the Holocaust. She is an inspiring hero and a great introduction to the Holocaust and the Righteous Among the Nations, the Holocaust heroes and rescuers. This is a study based on her inspiring and courageous story!
This study has 19 pages plus an answer key.
- What I Know About the Holocaust
- Pre-Reading Questions
- Book Review
- Comprehension Quiz
- Introduction to the Holocaust
- Irena Sendler Paragraph
- The Life of Irena Sendler fill in the blank questions
- Traits of Irena Sendler
- All About Poland (2 pages)
- Elzbieta’s Story
- I Am Courageous
- I Am Kind
- Word Search
- Coloring Page
Please also view my movie study for The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler!
NOTE: I also have a book study for Jars of Hope, also about Irena, which includes the same activities but is adapted for that book.