We found 191 resources with the concept nazism
The Weimar Republic: Historical Context and Decision Making
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that way before Hitler became a dictator, he actually spent nine months in a German jail? Provide the background for the escalating point before the Nazi party took over in World War II through the exercises in the resource....
Us and Them: Confronting Labels and Lies
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Stereotyping and discrimination based on religion catalyze many atrocities in the world. Explain the awful treatment of Jews and the lies Nazis spread by using an informative yet sensitive resource. Learners participate in a warm-up and...
Using Primary Sources: Nazi Spy Ring Busted
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Spy games are not just for professionals anymore! Scholars use short video clips, primary documents, and photographs to investigate Nazi spies in America during World War II. The young detectives analyze the paranoia warfare can create...
The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall
6 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Do fences make good neighbors? Do walls offer a solution to political and social problems? A video that traces the building of and destruction of the wall that divided the West and East German sections of Berlin offers viewers a chance...
WWII: Global Conflict, Persecution, and Unsung Heroes
6th - 8th
Many historians would classify World War II as a global turning point in the 20th century. See if your middle schoolers agree with such an assessment with a collection of lessons and activities on the second Great War. Lessons cover an outline of World War II as well as the various forces behind the Allied victory, including Navajo code talkers, women aviators, and the news media. Additionally, resources discuss Japanese internment and feature a debate on the justification of dropping atom bombs over Japan.
Adolf Hitler- Mini Biography
5 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
From his rise with the Nazi party and military assaults in World War II to the pervasive anti-Semitism that founded his political missions, this brief video will offer young historians a glimpse into the life and ambitions of Adolf Hitler.
"What Good are the Words?" A Close Reading of an Excerpt from The Book Thief
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
A close reading of an excerpt from The Book Thief provides high school readers with an opportunity to examine how Markus Zusak uses syntax, repetition, and figurative language to contribute to the power of the novel, and to help develop...
Persecution of the German-Jews: The Early Years - 1933-1939
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians learn about the dehumanization process of stripping German Jews of basic, fundamental rights prior to the genocide of European Jews in the 1940s. Learners watch video clips of survivors who recount such events as the...