Women You Should Know: Shuqin Xia

 USC Shoah Foundation
Grade Level:
  9 -  10
Estimated completion time:
 0.75 hour(s)
Standards Addressed:
Subject Area:
 Character Education, European History, Holocaust & Genocide Studies, World History

In this activity, students will explore the life of Nanjing massacre survivor and activist Shuqin Xia. 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 IWitness. 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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