Miss Cole's Holocaust WebQuest

The Star of David

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Holocaust Badges

Answer the following questions in your note packet completely and thoroughly: 

The Star of David is a symbol used to represent Judaism. It is usually meant as a symbol of pride and religious devotion. Was this the intention of the Nazis? What did the Star of David symbolize to the Nazis?

Why did the Nazis force Jewish men, women, and children to wear the yellow Star of David on their clothing?

What was the penalty for not wearing the yellow star?

Describe other measures that were included in the “special treatment” of the Jews.