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Bella Returning to 103 Orchard Street

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A child of refugees, Bella Epstein, discusses returning to her childhood home after many years and finding an important symbol of protection.

This video is part of our Upper Elementary Unit Plan. You can view the full unit plan here.


Associated Family Story Article

Middle School: 6-8th Grade, Upper Elementary: 4-5th Grade

The Epstein Family Story

Learn about the Epstein family, Jewish refugees who lived in 103 Orchard Street in the 1950s.

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