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Chapter 3 World War II

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    Chapter 3 
World War II

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Slide 2 - Tekstslide

What word would you use for the previous picture?

Slide 3 - Woordweb

What do you know about WWII?

Slide 4 - Woordweb

Could you name a cause of World War II? Try and explain it.

Slide 5 - Woordweb

Lebensraum
  • Splitting of Austria-Hungary after WW1 → Germans living in other countries 
  • Greater German Reich 
  • Germany had no colonies → Become self-sufficient → Lebensraum

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

What was lebensraum and why did Germany need to expand?

Slide 7 - Open vraag

Slide 8 - Tekstslide

Democratically elected - NSDAP in AD 1933

Hitler violates the terms of the Treaty of Versailles, but other countries do not protest

  • Hitler stops the war reparation payments
  • Rebuild Army - Conscription
  • 1935 Saar Plebiscite
  • AD 1936 - Marches troops into the Rhineland
  • 1938 Anschluss 

AD 1936 – Alliance with Mussolini (fascism)
Germany + Italy =  Axis powers

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Situation in AD 1938



September –
The Munich Conference
> Peace treaty: Great Britain, France, Italy & Germany
Cost: Sudetenland

SU was not invited

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

Policy of appeasement
= making political or material concessions to an aggressive power in order to avoid conflict
The Munich Conference
Chamberlain (GB):
‘Peace in our lifetime’

Slide 14 - Tekstslide

Appeasement?

Slide 15 - Open vraag

Slide 16 - Video

March - Hitler invades Czechoslovakia

Slide 17 - Tekstslide

The start
  • - Germany invades Poland on September 1st 1939.
  • - Because of the non-agression pact  (Molotov-Ribbentrop pact) Russia attacks too. 
  • - Brittain and France declare war on Germany: World War 2 begins

Slide 18 - Tekstslide

Benefits of making a deal with the Soviet Union,
for Germany

No longer a threat on the Eastern front

Expanding the German territory (Lebensraum!)

Better able to withstand the Allied forces in the West

(Germany + Soviet Union together = force to be reckoned with)

Slide 19 - Tekstslide

Blitzkrieg
  • - The Germans were succesful with their Blitzkrieg.
  • - Literally: ''Lightning War''
  • - Blitzkrieg was used to signify a surprise attack or lightning-fast advance. 

Slide 20 - Tekstslide

War in Europe
  • - 10th of May 1940: Hitler attacks Western Europe with succes (the Netherlands had hoped to stay neutral...). 
  • Also invades Belgium, Luxembourg and France

Slide 21 - Tekstslide

The Netherlands capitulates on the 15th of May after the bombing of Rotterdam

Slide 22 - Tekstslide

Maginot line. Defensive line between Belgium, Luxembourg en Germany. 
Weak spot was the Belgian Ardenne

Slide 23 - Tekstslide

Slide 24 - Video

What do you learn from the previous video?

Slide 25 - Open vraag


Battle of Britain
July - October 1940




  • The German attack on Great Britain. Thanks to the invention of the radar, Great Britain manages to fend off Germany.
  • However, the German bombardments of British cities continue ...

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Why are airplanes important?

Slide 28 - Open vraag

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Assignment:
Read TB page 64 and 65
Make questions 2 to 7, page 65 WB

Slide 31 - Tekstslide

Slide 32 - Tekstslide

What do you remember about last lesson?

Slide 33 - Woordweb

Keywords:
Nationalism
Appeasement
Lebensraum
Nazi-Soviet pact
Blitzkrieg

Slide 34 - Tekstslide

Name a big diffrence in warfare between WW1 and WW2.

Slide 35 - Open vraag

Why was the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact good for Germany?

Slide 36 - Open vraag

1942
  • - Operation Barbarossa 22 June AD 1941

  • Beginning was a succes - until the Battle of Stalingrad 1942-1943

Slide 37 - Tekstslide

No succes! - Scorched Earth Tactic 

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Slide 41 - Video

What can you tell me about operation barbarossa?
And what can you tell me about the battle of Stalingrad? Try and use concepts

Slide 42 - Open vraag

Slide 43 - Tekstslide

Pearl Harbour - 1942
  • Surprise attack by the Japanese on US ships
  • Japan had no natural resources
  • Needed its main naval rival gone

Slide 44 - Tekstslide

Slide 45 - Video

What can you tell me about the attack on Pearl Harbour?

Slide 46 - Open vraag

How would you describe both events that happened in 1942?

Slide 47 - Open vraag

World War 2
1942 
  • June: Battle of Midway
(Japan vs USA)
(= turning point in the War in the Pacific)



Slide 48 - Tekstslide

Slide 49 - Video

World War 2
1943

  • Sept: Allied invasion in Italy 
(from N-Africa)





Slide 50 - Tekstslide

23. Put the events  of the WW2
in the correct chronological order
Atomic bomb on Hiroshima
D-Day
VE-Day
Battle of stalingrad
Operation Barbarossa
Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour

Slide 51 - Sleepvraag