Schindler's List: Save One Life, Save the World Entire
00:00:00 - 00:02:44
  • History → World War II → Holocaust

Oskar Schindler is recognized by the Jewish community for saving their lives. As Schindler prepares to flee from the Allies, the Schindlerjuden give Schindler a gold ring made from gold fillings, engraved with the quote, "He who saves one life saves the world entire" from the Talmud, the book of Jewish law.

Public Discussion Questions


  1. How did the workers try to help Schindler?
  2. What is inscribed on the ring the workers give to Schindler?
  3. Why do you think Schindler becomes so emotional?

Please sign in to add a discussion question.

Standards


This clip is associated with the following standards:
  • Common Core State Standards
    Compare and contrast a fictional portrayal of a time, place, or character and a historical account o...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    analyze major issues of World War II, including the Holocaust; the internment of German, Italian, an...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    explain the major causes and events of World War II, including the German invasions of Poland and th...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    identify examples of genocide, including the Holocaust and genocide in the Balkans, Rwanda, and Darfur
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    assess causes, effects, and perceptions of conflicts between groups of people, including modern geno...

Please sign in to add standards to this clip.

Public Pause Prompts


No pause prompts

Comments


Please sign in to write a comment.

Related Clips


History → World War II → Holocaust
History → World War II → Holocaust
History → World War II → Holocaust
History → World War II → Holocaust
History → World War II → Holocaust
History → World War II → Auschwitz Concentration Camp