Presentation on theme: "Lesson 3 – Nazi Control Essential Question"— Presentation transcript:
1 Lesson 3 – Nazi Control Essential Question How was repression used to exert control in Nazi Germany?Learning Outcomes - Students will:Preview – “I don’t want to go to school”Learn about the organization and power of the SSAnalyze primary and secondary sources to answer activity questionsSuccess CriteriaI can analyze primary and secondary sources to explain how the Nazi Police force was used to exert control
2 Preview Do you have days when you don’t want to come to school? If you don’t want to come to school, why do you?Ex. “My mom will kill me if I don’t” is one reasonAnymore? Is that really the only reason?Do you think people had similar reasons for supporting Nazi Germany?
3 Success CriteriaI can analyze primary and secondary sources to explain how the Nazi Police force was used to exert controlVocabSA SS Gestapo Himmler Heydrich SD Reich Main Security Department (RHSA) Waffen-SS Concentration Camps Sterilization
4 Nazi Police Organization As discussed during the Polycratic theory, the police were organized in chaotic fashionThings to rememberAfter the Night of the Long Knives, the SA remained as a visible force against opponents, but not as powerfulThe SS was the main terror instrument; headed by HimmlerGestapo (Prussian secret police) came under the control of the SS and became the most important security agent of the stateThe SD or Security Police was an intelligence service; elite force headed by HeydrichThe RHSA was created in 1939 to bring together all of these state security organizations
5 How did the SS become so Powerful? One message that is conveyed by this source is ????? because the source shows ?????How did the SS become so Powerful?
6 How did the SS become so Powerful? SS or Blackshirts were originally Hitler’s personal bodyguard1929 – 280 members1939 – 240,000 membersEmerged as the chief police arm after the Emergency Power Decree1933~39 – 225,000 convicted and imprisoned for political crimes1939 – 162,000 were in ‘protective custody’ without trialControlled the HolocaustRan the concentration campsExecuted Jews, mentally ill and other undesirablesRan the Wafen-SS (military organization) which rivaled the Wehrmacht
7 Was the Gestapo the All-Powerful Agent of a Terror State? Success CriteriaI can analyze primary and secondary sources to explain how the Nazi Police force was used to exert controlWas the Gestapo the All-Powerful Agent of a Terror State?With your partner, answer the 3 activity questions on the worksheet provided (Pg. 4~5)Answers these questions as well using EEHow did the Nazi’s control the population?Was the Gestapo the All- Powerful Agent of a Terror State?
8 How was repression used to exert control in Nazi Germany? Wrap UpCan we answer our question?With your partner, discuss possible answersWhat is the difference between the SS and Gestapo?What types of repression were used by the Nazi police force?Was force the only way Nazi Germany was able to control its citizens?How was repression used to exert control in Nazi Germany?
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