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Alive
Jewish
Kapo
War
Camp
Nazis
Alan Grats
Roll Call
Survive
Krakow
Yanek
Prisoner

Holocaust Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A walled off section of cities where Jews were forced to live. Ghetto
November 9, 1938 "night of broken glass" in which synagogues and Jewish businesses were attacked. Kristallnact
Process where incoming prisoners in the death camps would either be selected for slave labor or for the gas chamber. Selection
Schutztaffel Defense Corps was an elite guard formed from the storm troopers, under the command of Heinrich Himmler. SS
"Mobile death squads" of the SS which had the task to seek out and kill Jews, Communists, Gypsies, and other 'undesirable people' in occupied lands. Einsatzgruppen
Term used by the Nazis during World War II. Plan to fully exterminate European Jews. Final Solution
The mass killing of European Jews(over 6 million) and other groups by the Nazis during WWII. Holocaust
Doctrine the Nazis used declaring that the Aryans were the master race and should rid the world of undesirable groups. Aryan Supremacy
Place where prisoners were forced to perform slave labor, with harsh conditions, little food, and often death. Concentration Camps
The most notorious of the death camps, located in Poland; well over one million people died in its gas chambers. Auschwitz
Sign at the entrance of Auschwitz and other camps - English translation "Work sets you free". Arbeit Macht Frei
The 1st concentration camp, opened within months of Hitler coming to power. The 1st prisoners arrived March, 1933. Hitler came to power on January 30, 1933. Dachau
Six of these were located in Poland with the main task being to kill Jews and other undesirables. These were Auschwitz, Sobibor, Chelmno, Treblinka, Belzec, and Majdanek Death camps
Poison gas used to kill hundreds of thousands of people in the gas chambers. The gas chambers were built to look like showers so that the people had hopes of survival as they arrived at the camps. Zyclon B
All prisoners in the camps, and Jews in the ghetto had to wear colored badges that identified what group they were in. Jews were forced to wear this symbol. Yellow star
Not only Jews were victims of the Nazi's plan to eliminate undesirables. Gypsies, Jehovah witnesses, communists, handicapped, criminals, and homosexuals were also singled out for treatment. Other groups
As the Nazis began to restrict Jews in Germany these laws were passed which began by depriving Jews of basic Civil Rights and eventually leading to great restrictions on Jews' ability to work, go to schools, or run a business. Nuremberg Laws

Prisoner B-3087 Word Search

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Description

ALLIES
BLOOD
BODIES
DEATH
GERMANS
HOLOCAUST
HUNGRY
IMPRISONMENT
JEWS
NAZIS
PISTOL
PLANES
POLISH
SHOOT
SNOW
STARVATION
TATTOO
TEN
TRAIN
WAR
YANEK

The Holocaust Crossword

Type
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Description

A concentration camp that has the most known deaths Auschwitz
The dictator that controlled the holocaust Adolf Hitler
dislike or hatred of the Jews Antisemitism
Term used by the Nazis to describe northern European physical characteristics (such as blonde hair and blue eyes) as racially “superior”. Aryan
Persons identifying themselves with the Jewish community or as followers of the Jewish religion or culture. Jews
Name for members of the NSDAP, National Socialist Democratic Workers Party, who believed in the idea of Aryan supremacy. Nazi
The secret state police of the German army, organized to stamp out any political opposition. Gestapo
Six major camps designed and built for the sole purpose of killing Jews. These were Auschwitz-Birkenau, Belzec, Chelmno, Majdanek, Sobibor and Treblinka. Extermination camps
Belzec Death camp located in southeastern Poland alongside a main railway line; between 550,000 and 600,000 Jews were killed there. Belzec
Nazi euphemism for the deliberate killings of institutionalized physically, mentally, and emotionally handicapped people. The euthanasia program began in 1939, with German non-Jews as the first victims. The program was later extended to Jews. Euthanasia
Large chambers in which people were executed by poison gas. These were built and used in Nazi death camps. Gas Chambers
The deliberate and systematic destruction of a racial, political, cultural, or religious group. Genocide
An ancient symbol appropriated by the Nazis as their emblem. Swastika
A girl that lived through the holocaust and was most known for her diary Anne Frank
the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945 Final Solution
a person forced to flee from home or country Displaced person
a penal institution for political prisoners who are used as forced labor Labour Camp
a six-pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles Star Of David
grant freedom to; free from confinement Liberate
a person who is confined; especially a prisoner of war Prisoner

The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas Word Search

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Prison
Trains
Innocence
Maria
Bruno
Gretel
Berlin
Pyjamas
Sympathy
Servant
Maid
Germans
Family
Cruelty
Chamber
Army
Soldier
Concentration Camp
War
Gas
Adolf Hitler
Holocaust
Auschwitz
Nazi
Jews

NIGHT CHARACTERS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

ELIEZER'S YOUNGEST SISTER. TZIPORA
ELIEZER'S MIDDLE SISTER BEA
ELIEZER'S OLDEST SISTER HILDA
RELATIVE FROM ANTWERP, BELGIUM WHO IS TOLD THE LIE THAT HIS FAMILY IS STILL ALIVE AND HEALTHY. STEIN
ELIEZER'S FATHER'S FRIEND FROM BUNA. HE SAVES ELIEZER'S LIFE IN THE CATTLE CAR FROM AND ASSAILANT. MEIR KATZ
ONE OF ELIEZER'S FELLOW PRISONERS. HE IS TRAMPLED DURING THE RUN TO GLEIWITZ. ZALMAN
A DEVOUT JEWISH PRISONER WHOSE SON ABANDONS HIM. ELIEZER PRAYS HE WILL NEVER BEHAVE AS RABBI ELIAHOU'S SON BEHAVES. RABBI ELIAHOU
ELIEZER'S FORMAN AT BUNA. HE NOTICES ELIEZER'S GOLD TOOTH AND GETS A DENTIS IN THE CAMP TO PRY IT OUT WITH A RUSTY SPOON. FRANEK
ELIEZER'S KAPO (A PRISONER ASSIGNED BY THE NAZIS TO POLICE OTHER PRISONERS) AT THE ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT WAREHOUSE IN BUNA. DURING MOMENTS OF INSANE RAGE, HE BEATS ELIEZER. IDEK
CRUEL DOCTOR WHO SENTENCED COUNTLESS PRISONERS TO DEATH IN GAS CHAMBERS AND DIRECTED HORRIFIC EXPERIMENTS ON THEM IN CAMP. DR. JOSEF MENGELE
TOW ZIONIST BROTHERS WHO MAKE A PLAN WITH ELIEZER TO MOVE TO PALESTINE AFTER THE WAR. TIBI AND YOSI
A YOUNG VIOLINIST WHO ELIEZER MEETS IN AUSCHWITZ. HE PLAYS DURING THE DEATH MARCH TO GLEIWITZ. JULIEK
A JEWISH WOMAN FROM SIGHET WHO IS TAKEN FOR A MADWOMAN WHEN, EVERY NIGHT SHE SCREAMS THAT SHE SEES FURNACES IN THE DISTANCE. SHE PROVES TO BE A PROPHETESS AS THE TRAIN ARRIVES AT THE CREMATORIA OF AUSCHWITZ. MADAME SCHACHTER
A JEWISH HOLOCAUST VICTIM WHO GRADUALLY LOSES HIS FAITH IN GOD AS A RESULT OF HIS EXPERIENCES IN THE CONCENTRATION CAMP. AKIBA DRUMMER
ELIEZER'S TEACHER OF JEWISH MYSTICISM. HE IS DEPORTED AND ESCAPES. HE RETURNS TO TELL THE TOWN WHAT THE NAZIS ARE DOING BUT IS TAKEN FOR A LUNATIC. MOSHE THE BEADLE
THE ONLY CHARACTER OTHER THAN ELIEZER WHO IS PRESENT THROUGHOUT THE MEMOIR. HE IS ELIEZER'S FATHER AND IS NAMED ONLY ONCE, AT THE END OF NIGHT. HE IS RESPECTED BY THE ENTIRE JEWISH COMMUNITY OF SIGHET AND BY ELIEZER AS WELL. SHLOMO
THE NARRATOR OF NIGHT AND THE STAND-IN FOR THE MEMOIR'S AUTHOR, ELIE WIESEL. ELIEZER

Prisoner B-3087 Word Search

Type
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Description

Life
krakow
heartbreak
poland
family
hope
us
lonley
nazi
hitler
yanek

Holocaust Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ADOLF HITLER
ANNE FRANK
ARYAN
AUSHWITZ
CONCENTRATION CAMP
DISABLED
FINAL SOLUTION
GAS CHAMBERS
GENOCIDE
GERMANY
GESTAPO
GHETTOS
GYPSIES
HOLOCAUST
HOMOSEXUALS
INJUSTICE
JEWISH
NAZI
PROPAGANDA
STAR OF DAVID
SWASTIKA
WORLD WAR II

The Rise of Adolf Hitler Crossword

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Description

What was Hitlers' wife name Eva
A stage where the economy dropped greatly Great Depression
Supreme chancellor of Germany Adolf Hitler
Political group associated with Adolf Hitler Nazi Party
Beer hall in Germany Putsch
What religion/nationality did Hitler dislike the most Jews
What symbol was on the Nazi flag Swastika
The most famous concentration camp Auschwitz
Who invaded Germany during World War 2 Soviet Union
Adolf Hitler's book he wrote in prison Mein Kampf
What war did Adolf serve in World War One
President of Germany before HItler Hugenberg
What did Hitler drink to kill himself poison
The pact between Stalin and Hitler Nonaggression
Where Hitler was sent to prison Landsberg
Offensive air raids on London London Blitz
What was Hitler's dog name Blondi
What did Hitler call the master race Aryan
In 1933 Hitler was named what of Germany Chancellor
The treaty that made Germany pay the allies Treaty of Versailles

Holocaust Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The name for hatred towards Jewish people Antisemitism
Where the Jewish people were made to live Ghettos
The name of the German group behind the Holocaust Nazis
This was mainly used to kill the Jews in the camps Gas
The area in the world where the Holocaust took place Europe
A famous concentration camp Auschwitz
The name for the mass murder of 6 million of Jews Holocaust
The amount of Jewish people killed during this event six million
The leader of the German group Hitler
The name of the war in which the Holocaust took place WW2

NIGHT Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the boy's mother screaming "Fire!" on the train MrsSchachter
A fenced area "imprisoning" Jewish citizens within their own hometowns ghetto
Elie's father gives him this because he believes he’ll be selected knifeandspoon
Is left behind by his son rabbieliahu
Juliek plays this as an act of humanity violin
Elie visits the camp hospital for surgery on this foot
Elie's is extracted with a rusty spoon goldcrown
Elie _________ himself as a reality check when he witnesses the cruel burning of humans pinches
Identify the theme: Jewish citizens believing the German police aren't so cruel when they first enter Elie's town denial
Identify the theme: Kapos kick the Jewish prisoners and tell them they'll be shot like dogs inhumanity
Identify the theme: Akiba asserts, "God is testing us . . . we have no right to despair." faith
Tells fellow Jewish citizens not to worry about the yellow star because it's not lethal chlomo
Zalman falls with terrible cramps and is likely ____________ trampled
Elie and his father must make a most difficult ____________ just before exiting the Buna camp to march choice
Prisoners' names and personal identies were replaced with this number
Chlomo's last audible word Eliezer
Elie is surprised by his own ______________ when his father is slapped by a guard silence
Twenty ____________ were thrown from Elie's train wagon while in route to Buchenwald corpses
Elie is finally liberated in this camp buchenwald
Elie gives up this to exchange cots bread
a vision engraved in Elie's mind: reflection of himself in the ____________ mirror
His presence prevents Elie from giving up father
a theme: showing concern for others before one’s self selflessness
a theme: extreme cruel treatment of another human being inhumanity