Literature: "Hitler's Daughter" by Jackie French
These sites are about the Australian author Jackie French and her book “Hitler’s Daughter.” There are author biography, classroom activity ideas, and discussion guides. Included are eThemes resources on World War II, the Holocaust, and Australian Aborigines.
Students can read two different book talks on "Hitler's Daughter."
This is the main page for Jackie French's web site. Click on "Info for projects & Jackie faq" to read about the inspiration behind Jackie French's book. NOTE: The site has a link to a guestbook.
This page from Jackie French's web site provides information on the Hitler's Daughter as well as the writing and inspiration behind Hitler's Daughter.
HarperCollins Publishers Australia
This site has a short book description for students.
Hitler's Daughter: Story, Self, and Structure
This eight-page pdf file has information for the teacher and student activities.
Students can read this book review on "Hitler's Daughter." Students can send their own comments by using the link "What do you think about `Hitler's Daughter'?" NOTE: This site contains ads.
Scholastic: Discussion Guide for Hitler's Daughter
This page has a book summary, a brief author biography, and discussion questions for the book "Hitler's Daughter." NOTE: This site contains ads.
eThemes Resource: Holocaust
These sites are about the Holocaust and the devastating impact that it had on Jewish people and others. Also includes information about Adolf Hitler, concentration camps, crematoriums, and resistance fighters. There are videos of survivors talking about their experiences, plus many photographs.
eThemes Resource: Australian Aborigines
These sites are about the art and culture of the Australian Aborigines. There are animations, lesson plans, and pictures, as well as information about bark painting, Dreamtime stories, and the didjeridu instrument. Some sites have audio files so students can listen to the didjeridu. There are also two maps of the Aborigine land.
eThemes Resource: World War II for Elementary Students
These websites are about World War II. Learn why the war started and what life was like for children during the war. Includes games, quizzes, videos, and audio interviews with World War II veterans.
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