One of my favorite ever books. Seriously life changing.
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Elie Wiesel - Writer, Profesor, Political Activist, Holocaust Survivor, and Nobel Laureate.
"We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented." - Elie Wiesel
Louder Than Most Women: Pre-Activity for Night by Elie Wiesel
Teaching Night by Elie Wiesel? Use these paired passage suggestions to get your students thinking about the major themes of the memoir. All texts are freely available at Commonlit.org.
Classroom exercise that compares passages from Night, Niemoller's poem "First The Came", informational texts, and video to guide students to recognize the dangerous consequences of apathy in the face of injustice.
I have to thank a fellow writer for introducing me to this. Hard-hitting and yet, amazing as to how awesome the human spirit is.
Elie Wiesel Night Character Map More