Women You Should Know: Renée Firestone

Author:
 USC Shoah Foundation
Grade Level:
  9 -  10
Language:
 English
Estimated completion time:
 0.75 hour(s)
Standards Addressed:
 CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.1
Subject Area:
 Character Education, European History, Holocaust & Genocide Studies, World History

Description:
In this activity, students will explore the life of Holocaust survivor and USC Shoah Foundation interviewer Renée Firestone. Students will identify content-specific words and reflect on their significance to the text, their peers and to themselves. The final product is a Word Cloud.

Each activity in the "Women You Should Know" Information Quest series focuses on a single testimony from the IWitness archive. The series is intended to highlight several women from our collection who have each had a significant impact on the world.

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