How did the Nazi party view and portray minorities in society?

This lesson covers content on the persecution of minorities in Nazi Germany between 1933-1939. The minorities that are examined include, people with disabilities, Roma, Sinti and Gypsy communities, black people, homosexuals and Jews. For some people this will be be a sensitive topic. If that applies to you, you may want to do the rest of this lesson with a trusted adult nearby who can support.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What happened to the average weekly wage between 1932 and 1939?

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Q2.What happened to the maximum working week under the German Labour Front?

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Q3.Which organisation is abbreviated as 'KdF' ?

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Q4.How many members did the KdF have by 1936?

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Q5.How many workers had received a Volkswagen by 1939?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What happened to the average weekly wage between 1932 and 1939?

1/5

Q2.What happened to the maximum working week under the German Labour Front?

2/5

Q3.Which organisation is abbreviated as 'KdF' ?

3/5

Q4.How many members did the KdF have by 1936?

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Q5.How many workers had received a Volkswagen by 1939?

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How did the Nazi Party view and portray minorities in society?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which group was made identifiable by being forced to wear a pink triangle whilst in a concentration camp?

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Q2.Which of the following ordered that children with severe mental or physical disabilities should be killed?

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Q3.Which leading Nazi was openly gay?

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Q4.Why was Theodor Wonja Michael rejected when he was conscripted for the army?

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Q5.How many Roma people were sent to Auschwitz-Birkenau?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How did the Nazi Party view and portray minorities in society?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which group was made identifiable by being forced to wear a pink triangle whilst in a concentration camp?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following ordered that children with severe mental or physical disabilities should be killed?

2/5

Q3.Which leading Nazi was openly gay?

3/5

Q4.Why was Theodor Wonja Michael rejected when he was conscripted for the army?

4/5

Q5.How many Roma people were sent to Auschwitz-Birkenau?

5/5

Lesson summary: How did the Nazi party view and portray minorities in society?

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