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Guiding QuestionWhy did the German people allow this to take place?

PropagandaWhat is Propaganda?Biased informationCreated to shape public opinion and behaviorSimplifies complex issues or ideasSymbols, images, words, or musicPlays on emotionsThe spreading of information to manipulating public opinion to gain support for ones cause

True, partially true, or blatantly false information

Anti-Semitic Childrens Books

The Poisonous MushroomTrust No Fox in the Green Meadow and No Jew on His Oath

Used as instructional resources in German schools.Common Propaganda TechniquesBandwagonTestimonialPlain FolksTransferFear/Card StackingGlittering GeneralitiesName-calling

BandwagonAppeals to a persons desire to be on the winning side

"Greater Germany: Yes on 10 April" (1938).

TestimonialEndorsements to connect a famous person with a product or ideal sell the product or ideal.

I know, I know this is the only example I could find. No, Tiger is NOT a Nazi!

Plain FolksAn attempt to convince the public that the views reflect those of the common person.

The image of the German worker shows him bearing the weight of people with disabilities who are characterized as pale or animal faced.TransferUsed to transfer negative feelings for one object to another

An anti-semitic poster published in Poland in March 1941. The caption reads, "Jews are lice; They cause typhus."Fear/Card StackingPresents information that is positive and omits information contrary to it.

Glittering GeneralitiesEmotional-appealing words to invoke powerful emotions such as: honor, glory, love of country, and freedom

Name-callingAttempts to arouse prejudice among the public by labeling the target something that the public dislikes

Nazi Propaganda Practices

Making a leaderNazi propaganda idolized HitlerUnder the Nazi regime, Germans were expected to pay public allegiance to the Hitler such as giving the Nazi salute and greeting others on the street with Heil Hitler!

Propaganda FactsNazi propaganda frequently stressed the power of a mass movement to propel the country forward, hence the upward angle of the hands.

Millions of German young people were won over to Nazism in the classroom and through extracurricular activities.

Please use your corresponding worksheets with the next set of slidesGroup Work InstructionsAnswer all questions in complete sentences. Have one member to write the answers and one member to present.

What is the Nazis point of view based on this cartoon? The most effective posters use symbols that are unusual, simple, and direct. What symbols (if any) are used in the poster and what do they symbolize?Explain why this cartoon is persuasive? What does the Nazi Government hope the audience will do as a result of this cartoon?

The SpiderThis cartoon appeared in the 26th edition of an anti-Semitic weekly newspaper in 1934. It reads, "The Spider. Many victims are trapped in the web, caught by flattering words. Rip the web of deceit and free German youth."

"Behind the enemy powers: the Jew."

What does the title mean?Illustrating the Jew as a devil German Newspaper

Jews Poison"Just wait, we'll put a stop to your dirty tricks."

Weakness CostsDaily cost to the state of maintaining one chronically ill person (5.5 marks) could be better spent supporting an entire healthy German family.

Propaganda PosterCreate an advertisement using two of the propaganda terms. You may wish advertise a product or promote a cause. Your ad must cover an entire page (construction sheet) Your ad must include color.Due Date:

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