Number the Stars

Lois Lowry's "Number the Stars" is a poignant narrative set during World War II, capturing the courage and solidarity of a young Danish girl, Annemarie, and her family as they endeavor to save their Jewish friends from Nazi persecution. This gripping tale of bravery and friendship sheds light on the heroism and risks ordinary people took to protect the innocent during one of history's darkest times. This topic pack enables students to vividly recreate and analyze key scenes from the novel, exploring its intense emotions, character developments, and the significant historical context. Apply the keyword #Number the Stars to access all content from this pack in the Comic Maker, enhancing the educational journey into this vital period of history.

Curriculum Connections:

  • Springboard ELA (6-12) — Springboard, Grade 8 Unit 3.