Overview of Holocaust

Hitler wanted to send Jews to concentration camps & kill them for not believing the same things he believed in .

Definition/Background Informaton

The Birkenau is one of the most organized death camps. There were 3 types of concentration camps.

Original Research Question

What was or what went on inside the concentration camps?

The concentration camps were death camps. People thought they were there for work but they were actually there to die. There were so many people in the camps, that they couldn't feed them all. They wouldn't feed them & they would starve. They would also gas them so they could die.


There was a survivor from the Birkanau concentration camp & she say ...

" From the minute you put your foot down in the encirclement, you are forlorn. Literally, I felt that this was not me. " - Tziporattager Halivihi


The world must know - book

In the camps - book