Type: Books

Recommended age: Level 5 – 8


The Education team have put together recommended lists of suitable books for Years 5-8. The list is based upon a variety of criteria, including books that would work well within the Holocaust classroom. This criteria includes:  

  • accurate historical details 
  • Age appropriateness 
  • Character development 
  • Overall literary value 

Student benefits:

There is great value in using survivor memoirs when studying the Holocaust. Combined with traditional historical research it can help to assemble a more complete picture. Our book recommendations for Level 5 – 8 students include survivor memoirs, as well as titles from renowned authors such as Morris Gleitzman.

We encourage educators to incorporate this book guide into their curriculum to enhance student learning outcomes.

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