If you can devote an additional day to the rise of the Nazi Party in Germany, consider teaching the lesson Choices in the Weimar Republic Elections. This lesson provides students with the opportunity to explore the issues at play in the 1932 Reichstag election from the viewpoints of German citizens with different perspectives and values. Contributed to the rise of militant dictators in the heart of Europe — in Russia, Italy, and Germany The Flawed Peace World War I, or the Great War, as it was known at the time, had begun in August 1914. Decades of territorial rivalry, militarism, national pride, and secret alliances had poisoned relations among Europe’s most powerful nations. Communism Lesson Plan Unit Objectives: Given lecture, class activities, reading from the text and primary documents, student will demonstrate comprehension of the rise of Totalitarianism, Communism, and Fascism after WWI and the effects these governments had on the countries, by taking a unit exam and scoring a 70% or better.
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Standard WH II: The student will demonstrate knowledge of political, economic, social, and cultural developments during the Interwar Period by
Objectives: examining events related to the rise, aggression, and human costs of dictatorial regimes in the Soviet Union, Germany, Italy, and Japan, and
Introduction: A Bell-ringer activity
Notes: Students copy-down and discuss teacher generated notes
Activities: Students complete various in class activities to support learning including video analysis, maps, charts, diagrams, graphic organizers, worksheets, text-book questions, group discussion, KWL Charts etc.
Assessment: Informal, Formal, Exit-Questions, Teacher Questioning. Quizzes, Tests, Projects
U.S.S.R. during the Interwar Period — Joseph Stalin
• Entrenchment of communism
• Stalin’s policies: Five-year plans,
• Great Purge
Germany during the Interwar Period — Adolf Hitler
Italy during the Interwar Period — Benito Mussolini
Japan during the Interwar Period — Hirohito and Hideki Tojo
Rise of Adolph Hitler 1 :A reading assignment in 4-parts.
Rise of Adolph Hitler 2
Rise of Adolph Hitler 3
Rise of Adolph Hitler 4
Stalin Red Terror Biography Questions: Questions to go with the A&E (Biography) Channel’s program on Stalin
Hitler and Stalin-Roots of Evil: Premium Video Viewing Guide of 24 questions to go with the History Channel’s program on Hitler and Stalin
Hitler and Stalin Roots of Evil Video:
Joseph Stalin Biography The Red Terror: Playlist. Comes in 5 parts.