Critical Thinking/Discussion Questions - Matilda Steinberg Goodfriend

  1. What insight do we gain about the Holocaust from Matilda’s strongest memory:  “That we took care of each other, everybody helped one another, with  excess food if we had any, which we didn’t, with taking care of each other.  I think that’s the strongest memory.  And the friendships that we…the      bonding with each other”?


  1. Explain in your own words the following quote from Matilda Goodfriend.

“If there is no hope there is not life; as long as there is hope there is life.”