Kind of Activity:
Students will draw a relationship between historical events and events that occurred within the novel.
Common Core Standards:
This entire activity may be done with the full class, or you may break them into small groups before reconvening for a wrap-up discussion. Either way, point students to this article, which lists the 12 early signs of a fascist government, which is displayed in the U.S. Holocaust Museum:
Have students go through the list and find examples in the text of these signs....
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