Chapter 1 begins with moishe the beadle warning the jews that the Germans were coming to deport them. They didn't believe them. A few years passed without the Germans coming and the jew thought nothing was going to happen to them. Moishe the beadle gets caughts and when he returns he tell them that the Germans are coming to kill them
In chapter 3 they were being sent to ' work ' but they were becoming harsh labor workers for even killed by human made gas cambers to kill them. On the way there a lady was saying she saw fire but nobody saw anything and later she was beaten to stop shouting fire, fire. The Jews also had arrived at Birkenau.
In chapter 3 .They were told to go into different lines girls one side boy another. He was with his father and his sister was with his mother. Him and his dad made it throw selection and they were made to be labor workers. he never knew knew what happened to them and think they might have went to the gas cambers and died.
In chapter 4 , Elie's foot gets swollen because of the cold weather he had to work in. So he went to the infirmary to have surgery on his foot. After surgery he was getting fed very well ,more bread and more soup. The doctor was also very nice and helped him. The Germans had heard that the Russians were on the way so the SS Officers had the Jews to pack up and move to another camp.
In chapter 5 . Elie and his father were leaving the camp with the SS Officers and the other Jews. While they were running to the new camp Elie was running with a boy that had a stomach ake and he had fell and had he ran over they the other Jews while they were running