History KS3 / GCSE: Children of the Holocaust

Part animated, part real-life interview series telling the stories of children during the Holocaust.

These short films are suitable for teaching history and PSHE / modern studies at KS3 and KS4 / GCSE in England and Wales, and GCSE in Northern Ireland and National 4/5 in Scotland.

Arek’s Story - Survival in Auschwitz-Birkena
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Interview with Holocaust survivor Arek Hersh
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Heinz’s Story - Kristallnacht and escape to Britain
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Interview with Holocaust survivor Heinz Skyte
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Martin's Story - Interrupted childhood experiences of a young Holocaust survivor
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Interview with Holocaust survivor Martin Kapel
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Ruth's Story - Escaping the Nazis as war began
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Interview with Holocaust survivor Ruth Rogoff
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Trude’s Story - Escaping from Nazi occupied Czechoslovakia
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Interview with Holocaust survivor Trude Silman
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Suzanne’s Story - Hiding from the Nazis in occupied France
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Interview with Holocaust survivor Suzanne Ripton
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