Escape From the Holocaust

Escape From the Holocaust

Escape From the Holocaust

Escape From the Holocaust

Escape From the Holocaust

Escape From the Holocaust

Escape From the Holocaust

Informational (nonfiction), 1,594 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 930L
Multilevel Book also available in levels Z1 and Z2

Nicholas Winton was a remarkable and humble man. He saved the lives of hundreds of children threatened under the shadow of Hitler's growing power at the onset of World War II. Escape from the Holocaust provides a detailed account of Winton's heroic actions and the many lives he saved. The book can also be used to teach students how to determine an author's purpose for writing and the use of simple adjectives. The book and lesson are also available for levels Z1 and Z2.