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Political Ideologies of the Interwar Period


Curipod generated lesson: "Political Ideologies of the Interwar Period". #8-10

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
Name three political ideologies of the Interwar Period?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Fascism: A political ideology that emphasizes a strong, centralized government with authoritarian leadership, nationalism, and a commitment to a manufacturing-based economy. Communism: A political ideology that advocates for a classless and stateless society built on common ownership of the means of production. Liberalism: A political ideology that emphasizes individual freedoms, civil rights, free markets, and government intervention in the economy as necessary to protect citizens.
3. Slide
60 seconds
The term 'fascism' was first used during the interwar period to describe the Italian political movement led by Benito Mussolini. The symbol of the Nazi party, the swastika, is an ancient Hindu symbol representing good fortune. The term 'Stalinism' was coined after Joseph Stalin took power in the Soviet Union to describe his totalitarian political ideology.
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4. Open question
300 seconds
What are the main differences between fascism and communism?
5. Open question
300 seconds
What were the main ideas of liberalism and conservatism during the Interwar Period?
6. Open question
300 seconds
How did the different political ideologies of the Interwar Period shape the world today?
7. Drawings
450 seconds
Draw a potato doing jumping jacks in a McDonalds parking lot
8. Open question
300 seconds
What were some of the similarities between fascism and nazism?
9. Drawings
1260 seconds
Question: What were the main political ideologies of the interwar period (1920s-1930s)? Clues: • Look at the economic and political systems of the period. • Identify the main parties and movements in the period. • Understand the context of the time period. In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Divide into pairs and explain your findings with a drawing. B. Compare the ideologies of the interwar period to those of today.
10. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Draw a banana wearing superhero cape fighting evil broccoli!
11. Poll
60 seconds
Which political ideology is characterized by extreme nationalism and authoritarianism?
  • Fascism
  • Communism
  • Social Democracy
12. Poll
60 seconds
What is Syndicalism?
  • A radical labor movement that seeks to overthrow capitalism through direct action by workers.
  • An authoritarian socialist system that aims for a classless society through state ownership of all means of production.
  • A form of liberalism that emphasizes individual rights and free markets.
13. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What are three ways fascism and communism differed in their approaches to government during the interwar period?

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