Print Resources:


Adler, David A.
DS135.N6 A35 1999 Check availability
A Picture Book of Anne Frank
Gr. 2-4
Traces the life of the young Jewish girl whose diary chronicles the years she and her family hid from the Nazis in an Amsterdam attic.
Activity guide to extend learning about the book.

Alagna, Magdalena
DS135.N6 F7314 2001 Check availability
Anne Frank: Young Voice of the Holocaust (Holocaust Biographies)
Gr. 6-8
Traces the life of thirteen-year-old Anne Frank, who went into hiding from the the Nazis with her family in 1942.

Anne Frank House
DS135.G3315 A55 2001 Check availability
Anne Frank in the World
Gr. 7 and Up
Over 225 photographs record Anne Frank's world, documenting the rise to power of Hitler and the Nazi Party, whose systematic elimination of over six million Jews included Anne Frank and her family.
Teacher workbook which includes lesson plans, readings, overviews, and timelines.

Abramson, Ann
DS135.N6 F73126 2007 Check availability
Who was Anne Frank?
Gr. 5-8
Looks closely at Anne Frank's life before the secret annex, what life was like in hiding from the Nazis, and the legacy of her diary.

Bennett, Cherie
PZ7.B43912 An 2001 Check availability
Anne Frank and Me
Gr. 7-9
After suffering a concussion while on a class trip to a Holocaust exhibit, Nicole finds herself living the life of a Jewish teenager in Paris during the Nazi occupation.

Brown, Jonatha A.
DS135.N6 F7323 2004 Check availability
Anne Frank (Trailblazers of the Modern World)
Gr. 4-7
A biography of Anne Frank, including the historical events which forced her to hide with her family in an attic in Nazi-occupied Holland for two years.

Davidson, Susanna
DS135.N6 F73265 2006 Check availability
Anne Frank
Gr. 5-8
Highlights the life of Anne Frank and describes her life in the concentration camps in Germany during World War Two.
This site is a link to other resources for teachers like a timeline, a virtual tour of Auschwitz, and an online quiz.

Denenberg, Barry
DS135.N6 F73266 2005 Check availability
Shadow Life: A Portrait of Anne Frank and Her Family
Gr. 5-9
Through the perspective of Margot Frank, a fictional novel follows Anne Frank's family from their days in Germany through their move to Amsterdam, their struggles with the social changes they faced, and finally into their years of hiding in the attic.

Dogar, Sharon
PZ7.D667 Ann 2010 Check availability
Annexed: A Novel
Gr. 9-12
Tells the story of Anne Frank, from the point of view of Peter Van Pels, from the day he went into hiding through his imprisonment at Auschwitz.

Frank, Anne
PT5881.16.R26 V413 1994 Check availability
PT5881.16.R26 V413 1984 Check availability
Anne Frank's Tales from the Secret Annex
Gr. 4-8
A collection of Anne Frank's lesser-known writings: short stories, fables, personal reminiscences, and an unfinished novel, Cady's Life.

Frank, Anne
D810.J4 F7813 1992 Check availability
D810.J4 F7813 1993 Check availability
The Diary of a Young Girl
Gr. 4-8
A young girl's journal records her family's struggles during two years of hiding from the Nazis in war-torn Holland.
This link provides daily lessons, fun activities, tests, and many more options suitable for 7th-12th grade.

Frank, Anne
DS135.N6 F73313 1996 Check availability
The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
Gr. 4-8
An uncut edition of Anne Frank's diary including entries originally omitted by her father and provides insight into Anne's relationship with her mother.

Gold, Alison Leslie
DS135.N6 P493 1997 Check availability
Memories of Anne Frank: Reflections of a Childhood Friend
Gr. 5-8
Recounts the story of Hannah Goslar, a close friend of Anne Frank and one of the last to see her alive.

Gottesfeld, Jeff
PZ7.G6939 Tr 2016 Check availability
The Tree in the Courtyard: Looking Through Anne Frank's Window
Gr. Preschool- 3
The story of the tree outside Anne Frank's window.

Hansen, Jennifer
DS135.N6 F7316 2003 Check availability
Anne Frank (People Who Made History)
Gr. 8 and Up
A collection of essays that document the life of Anne Frank and the release of her diary.

Hudson-Goff, Elizabeth
DS135.N6 F733433 2006 Check availablity
Anne Frank (Graphic Biographies)
Gr. 4-7
Biography of a thirteen-year-old, Jewish girl named Anne Frank who must go into hiding with her family in Nazi-controlled Holland to try to avoid capture and death. Told in graphic novel format.

Jacobson, Sid
DS135.N6 F73357 2010 Check availability
Anne Frank: The Anne Frank House Authorized Graphic Biography
Gr. 6-10
Draws on the archives of the Anne Frank House to relate the short but inspiring life of the Jewish teen memoirist.

Kohuth, Jane
DS135.N6 F733765 2013 Check availability
Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree
Gr. 1-3
Jane Kohuth explores Anne Frank's strong belief in the healing power of nature in this Step 3 leveled reader biography for newly independent readers ages 5-8.

Lee, Carol Ann
DS135.N6 F73388 2006 Check availability
Anne Frank and the Children of the Holocaust
Gr. 4 & Up
Gives background information and archival photographs of life during Hitler's rise to power. Includes stories of other children information about rescuers and an extensive bibliography.

Metselaar, Menno
DS135.N6 F7349513 2009 Check availability
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures
Gr. 4-6
Photos of the famous diary, school pictures, and the rooms in which she lived with her family while hiding from the Nazis for two years are compiled in this moving biography about the short life and enduring spirit of this young girl and talented writer.
  • Teacher Resource:
PDF Teacher's Guide for the book, and two others, containing discussion questions on each as well as culminating activities.

Mullin, Rita Thievon
DS135.N6 F734975 2009 Check availability
Anne Frank: Hidden Hope
Gr. 5-8
Profiles the Jewish girl who spent two years hiding from the Nazis in a secret apartment in the Netherlands.

Parks, Peggy J.
DS1315.N6 F734986 Check Availability
Anne Frank
Gr. 4-7
Influential Women series biography about Anne Frank.

Poole, Josephine
DS135.N6 F73499 2005 Check availability
Anne Frank
Gr. 3-5
Explores what life was like for Anne Frank prior to, and during, the war years with a timeline of events, family records, and detailed illustrations of the author and her attic home.

Prose, Francine
DS135.N6 F73525 2009 Check availability
Anne Frank: The Book, The Life, The Afterlife
Gr. 9-12
Francine Prose argues that the diary of Anne Frank is as much a deliberate work of art as it is an historical record, noting its literary merits and thoroughly investigating the diary's unique afterlife as one of the world's most read, and banned, books.

Rubin, Susan Goldman
DS135.A93 W536 2009 Check availability
The Anne Frank Case: Simon Wiesenthal's Search for the Truth
Gr. 3-5
Simon Wiesenthal, a Holocaust survivor, spends five years searching for the officer who arrested the Frank family to prove that "The Diary of Anne Frank" was not a hoax.

Sasso, Sandy Eisenberg
DS135.N6 F73557 2014 Check Availability
Anne Frank and the Remembering Tree
Gr. 3-5
This is a story of Anne Frank and her sister Margot, who loved a tree, and the tree who promised never to forget them

Verhoeven, Rian
DS135.N6 F7385 1993 Check availability
DS135.N6 F7385 1995 Check availability
Anne Frank, Beyond the Diary: A Photographic Remembrance.
Gr. 4-8
Photographs, illustrations and maps accompany historical essays, diary excerpts and interviews, providing an insight to Anne Frank and the massive upheaval which tore apart her world.
Done as part of an assignment on diversity, this brief entry suggests a few general classroom activities, including making a mural. Included is a link to the Anne Frank House

Woog, Adam
DS135.N6 F73875 2004 Check availability
Anne Frank (Heroes and Villains)
Gr. 6-8
A biography of Anne Frank including the historical events which forced her to hide with her family in an attic in Nazi-occupied Holland for two years.

Audiovisual Resources:


Anne Frank
Buena Vista Home Entertainment
PN1995.9.B55 A564 2001 Check availability
Rated: TV-14
Based on the book, "Anne Frank: A Biography" by Melissa Muller, this movie examines and portrays the story of Anne Frank.
Run time: 189 minutes

Anne Frank & The Holocaust
Interactive Educational Media
Check Availability
Not Rated
Gr. 6-up
Students learn how a 13 year old girl and seven others had to adapt to a very different lifestyle for two years in a secret annex.
Run time: 21 minutes
First link is to study guide questions and second link is to study guide answers.

Annexed: A Novel
Brilliance Audio (audiobook)
PZ7.D667 Ann 2010ab Check availability
Gr. 9-12
Tells the story of Anne Frank, from the point of view of Peter Van Pels, from the day he went into hiding through his imprisonment at Auschwitz.
Run time: 547 minutes

Anne Frank's Tales from the Secret Annex: A Collection of Her Short Stories, Fables, and Lesser-Known Writings
Listening Library (audiobook)
PT5881.16.R26 V413 2010ab Check availability
Gr. 4-8
A collection of Anne Frank's lesser-known writings: short stories, fables, personal reminiscences, and an unfinished novel, Cady's Life.
Run time: 328 minutes

Anne Frank (Classroom Edition)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Disney Educational Productions
PN1995.9.B55 A564 2009 Check availability
Rated: TV-14 (Bonus Material Not Rated)
Based on the book, "Anne Frank: A Biography" by Melissa Muller, this movie examines and portrays the story of Anne Frank.
New to this edition are correlations to national curriculum standards, public performance rights for classroom and educational use, a downloadable Educator's Guide, and additional exclusive educational content.
Run time: 189 minutes

Anne Frank: The Life of a Young Girl
ABC News Productions for A&E Network
DS135.N6 F73319 2002 Check availability
Not Rated
Tells poignant stories of Anne Frank, a young girl whose too-brief life became a timeless symbol of courage, perseverance, and hope.
Run time: 50 minutes

Anne Frank Remembered
BBC, Disney Channel and Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
DS135.N5 A536 2004 Check availability
DS135.N6 A55 2010 Check availability
Rated: PG-13
Features vintage newsreel footage, photographs and a rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne Frank's diary. Includes interviews with her friends, family and protector, Miep Gies.
Run time: 117 minutes

Anne Frank Remembered
Audio Oasis (Audiobook)
DS135.N5 A536 2009ab Check availability
Hiding Otto Frank and his family in an Amsterdam office building during World War II, Miep Gies shares a remarkable story of courage and devastation along with the special friendship of a young girl whose memory remains in hearts across the world.
Run time: 540 minutes

Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition, The
Listening Library (audiobook)
DS135.N6 F73313 2010ab Check availability
Gr. 4-8
An uncut edition of Anne Frank's diary including entries originally omitted by her father and provides insight into Anne's relationship with her mother.
Run time: 595 minutes
  • NOTE: A print version is also available.

Diary of Anne Frank, The
Twentieth Century Fox and Cinemascope
PN1997.D53 2009 Check availability
Not Rated
After the Nazis begin occupying Amsterdam, Anne Frank and her family are forced to hide in an attic for several years.
Run time: 179 minutes

Diary of Anne Frank, The
IMG Entertainment
DS135.N6 F73313 2008 Check availability
Not Rated
The true account of what really happened to Anne Frank. With interview of Anne Frank's cousin Buddy Elias.
​Run time: 100 minutes

Forget Me Not: the Anne Frank story
Grace Products
DS135.N6 F7325 2005 Check availability
Not Rated
The story of a remarkable young girl during WW II, told through the eyes of a boy who has fallen into the neo-Nazi movement. He has been whisked away into 1944 to live alongside her as a Jew.
Run time: 58 minutes

Articles & Websites


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kEXuviihrrs
This link contains archival video footage of Anne Frank. At the time of this posting, please be advised that there is inappropriate language further down the comments page of YouTube, but the video is worth watching for a glimpse of the real Anne.

We Remember Anne Frank
Scholastic website with activities appropriate for grades 3 - 8 to put together a unit about the Holocaust. Included are links to project components, national standards correlations, lesson planning suggestions, cross curricular links, assessment opportunities, a bibliography and weblinks.

http://www.annefrankguide.net/en-US/bronnenbank.asp
This guide covers much more than just Anne Frank's life story. It is divided into sections about her and sections about WWII that include, Hitler and the Nazis, persecution, the Holocaust, and liberation and aftermath.