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Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport : a study guide based on the film

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Into the arms of strangers : stories of the Kindertransport : a study guide based on the film
Call No: EDUC I

Call NumberEDUC I
Sub-CollectionEducation Materials
Dates©2001
Statement of Responsibilitywritten by Scott Chamberlain and Gretchen Skidmore.
Creators & ContributorsChamberlain, Scott (author)
Skidmore, Gretchen (author)
Summary"This guide serves as a companion to the film Into the Arms of Strangers, providing students and teachers with reference materials and suggestions for classroom discussion, group projects, and individual assignments, as well as a potential entry for parents and guardians to join the classroom dialogue." Page 7
Contents
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Using This Guide
  • Historical Background
  • Map of Kinder Homes and Transport Destinations
  • The Kinder
  • The Parents and the Rescuers
  • Discussion
  • Timeline
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Additional Resources
Physical Description 36 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherBurbank, CA : Warner Home Video
Notes
  • Facsimile
  • Included with the study guide is the newspaper article "A lifetime of baggage in one little suitcase" (Paula Brook, The Vancouver Sun, Wednesday, November 14, 2001) about Vancouver children's author Irene Watts who was sent to Britain on a Kindertransport in 1938
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Grades 7–12