Everything you need to understand or teach Daniel Half Human by David Chotjewitz.
"Daniel Half Human" is a fictional account of Daniel Kraushaar, a German teenager who is caught up in the rising Nazi movement in the 1930s until his life is turned upside down by the revelation that he has Jewish ancestry. Daniel lives with his affluent parents Rheinhard and Sophie in Hamburg. His father is a prominent attorney and decorated World War I veteran while his mother is the daughter of Jewish parents who have never belonged to the Jewish community. Daniel and his best friend, Armin, dream of one day joining the Hitler Youth and are arrested one night for painting Nazi slogans on buildings.
Both boys attend a prestigious school, which begins to teach racial theories of Aryan supremacy and Jewish inferiority after Hitler comes to power. Daniel, who only recently has learned that he is half-Jewish, conceals his ancestry while other Jewish students are expelled from... View more of the Daniel Half Human Summary