Book Talk

by: William Diaz

Terezin

The concentration camp.

Settings

Terezin was a camp that they made to trick the red cross into thinking that the camps were a good place for the Jews to stay. So they planted flowers, opened cafes, and gave out more food, so inmates looked healthier.

Conflict

The Nazi army imprisoned millions of Jewish, Gypsies, and homosexual people in these camps. Then they took them and made them do forced labor, they killed them, and they accused them of crimes that they didn't commit.

Characters

Plot

Terezin was one of the concentration camps that they made into a "propaganda-camp" They took the camp and beautified it and made it seem like the camps are a good place to house people then they let the International Red Cross inspect it and see that the Jews were being treated nice when they were not.
Terezin Propaganda Film
Big image
Children of Terezin.mov