Ch 7: Teaching Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl

About This Chapter

This chapter provides you with ways to prepare your curricula and classroom activities to teach Anne Frank's ''The Diary of a Young Girl.'' You will be introduced to different techniques to help your students comprehend the book.

Teaching Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl - Chapter Summary

In this chapter's short lessons, our instructors present you with ways to break up Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl into smaller units to help your students comprehend the story. You will also cover lesson plans and activities to help students understand the book's details. Questions that will encourage discussions about Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl are also included in this chapter. Find useful essay topics and questions to take your lessons further. Use the short quizzes to test yourself on the chapter's strategies.

How It Helps

  • Builds on knowledge: Because students will review the story in units, it will allow them to build upon their previous knowledge of its events
  • Provides reinforcement: Activities based on the details of Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl will help reinforce the story's lessons
  • Encourages conversation: Because you will be given discussion questions, the lesson will help you assist students in their thinking about the story in new ways

Skills Covered

By the end of this chapter, teachers will be able to:

  • Develop their own unit and lesson plans for Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl
  • Create engaging activities to help students comprehend the story
  • Ask the correct questions to enable students to have active discussions about the story's events
  • Identify appropriate paper topics and questions that will allow students to show their understanding of the concepts in Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl

5 Lessons in Chapter 7: Teaching Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Unit Plan

1. Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Unit Plan

'The Diary of a Young Girl' by Anne Frank is a heart-wrenching look into the horrors of the Holocaust presented through the eyes of a captive teenager. This lesson presents a unit study for the book broken out over several lessons.

Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Lesson Plan

2. Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Lesson Plan

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank depicts the horrors of the Holocaust through the poignant words of the author. This lesson plan highlights key ideas and ties them to specific textual references with the help of a text lesson and activity.

Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Activities

3. Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Activities

Reading Anne Frank's diary with your students offers you a wonderful opportunity to teach them about the power of writing, as well as about an important time in history. The activities in this lesson will help bring the book to life for your class.

Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Discussion Questions

4. Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Discussion Questions

Anne Frank's diary can make for such a meaningful and important read for many students. Use the discussion questions in this lesson to help your students get as much as possible out of this text.

Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Essay Topics & Questions

5. Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Essay Topics & Questions

Anne Frank's 'Diary of a Young Girl' is a thought-provoking, emotionally intense book with many complicated themes. These essay topics can help you consolidate student understanding of the book by asking them to provide thoughtful written responses.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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