These questions and activities use the artwork and story of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz as a springboard to learn more about the Holocaust and World War II. The 30-minute film conveys the importance of telling one’s own story and through a documentary style, informs students about the series of events that impacted Esther and her family.
Through the Eye of the Needle: Interactive Viewing Guide
Subject Arts — Visual Arts • Digital Literacy and Citizenship — Digital Tools and Collaboration, Technology Research Tools • English Language Arts — Language, Reading Standards for Informational Text, Speaking and Listening, Writing • Social Studies — Civics and Government, Current Events, Historical Thinking, US Government, World History
Grade Level Grades 6-12, Professional Development