I Remember: The Holocaust–They Took My Father and Attacked Our Home
Grades: 5 - 12

Video Description: New May 2022! Ela Weissberger remembers the night Nazis attacked her family’s home in Czechoslovakia.

Type of Video: Topical*
Unique Video ID: I Remember-14**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • What do students think Ms. Weissberger is describing as she talks about what was hanging in the store’s entrance after the Nazis left?
  • Have students share their reaction to the story in a journal entry or a think, pair, share activity with a classmate.


*Topical videos are filmed on location in the classroom/workspace/laboratory, in studio, or a combination of both to explain and/or demonstrate specific concepts, events, topics, or processes.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.