Chapter VI: I’m Going to Jump
In this episode, we learn about Hana’s life in Sweden during the final years of the war. We then turn focus to the story of Moudi, a 27-year-old Syrian basketball player who sought refuge in Denmark after he was forced to flee his home in Damascus. (includes strong language)
- Understand some of the factors that led to the end of World War II, including the invasion of Normandy, liberation of concentration camps, and Hitler’s suicide.
- Make connections between the experiences of Jewish refugees after the Holocaust and Syrian refugees today.
- Identify what it means to be an upstander at the community and society levels.