This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Horror Caravan of 1940 - This was the rounding up of Jews on the streets of Lodz.
Volksdeutsche - This was an organization which declared German ancestry.
Lodz, Poland - This was where Riva's family lived prior to the German extermination program.
The Lodz Ghetto - This was where Riva and her family lived while hiding from the Nazis.
Vigantol - This was a kind of vitamin smuggled into the ghetto.
Child Welfare Department - This organization tried to separate Riva and her family, but eventually petitioned for Riva to be...
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