Map of Camp
From the description of the camp in the book, draw a map of Goetz's labor camp. This can be done individually, in small groups, or as a class. If you use specific references from the book to locate buildings or select distances, write the item and page number on the back of your map. If done individually or in small groups, you may want to compare your finished maps to see how others interpreted the setting.
Learn a little German!
While the book takes place in Poland, the Nazi party of Germany were the occupiers. If you were in Poland at that time, it might behoove you to learn some German--who knows--you might be able to spy on the occupiers! Using a German-English dictionary or Internet resources, learn a few German words and practice their pronunciation. Can you say a simple sentence, like asking where...
This section contains 1,211 words
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