The terms that are defined on this page appear frequently within our guide to Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness.
To deepen students’ understanding of key themes in the film, ten supplementary readings have been included in the study guide. Readings are organized into four investigations that correspond to specific excerpts and themes in the film.
Journals can provide students with a space to process their thoughts, feelings, and uncertainties during this difficult time. Use the tips and writing prompts in this resource to help your students establish a practice of journaling.
Browse videos of educators using Facing History's teaching strategies in the classroom while teaching Children of Willesden Lane.