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Josef Mengele

Josef Mengele

Biographical information on Dr. Josef Mengele, a Nazi doctor who worked in concentration camps.\r\n<br><br>\r\n<i><u>Literature Set: Night (Text 6)</u> -- This text provides background information and context that can help students better understand Elie Wiesel's memoir, </i>Night.<i> Have students read this text after they have read chapter 5, and learned about the “selection” process and Dr. Mengele’s role in the camp. Use this text to continue the discussion of how Jews were dehumanized in concentration camps.</i>\r\n<br><br>\r\n<a href="https://files.activelylearn.com/Teaching%20Guides/Teaching%20Guide%20Night%20Lit%20Set%20Teaching%20Guide.pdf">Click here to download the Teaching Guid

Jewish Virtual Library

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What role did Josef Mengele play in the horrors of the Holocaust?
STANDARDS:
RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RI.2 - Main Ideas, RI.3 - People & Events

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3,4
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