starter activity. Watch this film clip and list the reasons why it was decided to allow Hitler to become Chancellor. Short-term reasons for Hitler becoming Chancellor. Impact of Great Depression Growth of Nazi Party - NSDAP largest party in Reichstag (230 seats) Fear of SA
Watch this film clip and list the reasons why it was decided to allow Hitler to become Chancellor
TBAT identify & explain 5 reasons why Hitler became Chancellor
To reach a judgement on the most important one
Read the 1st 2 paragraphs on p.30. What was surprising about the fact that Hitler became Chancellor in 1933?
Who do you think were his supporters / enemies in government?
1928 – NSDAP only 1/8 most popular party in Germany; 800,000 votes & 3% of popular vote
1932 – NSDAP largest single party; 14 million votes
Read about your opponents factors and think of ways to undermine them
Complete a table similar to the one below identifying the different factors that helped Hitler become Chancellor.
How important was political manoeuvring on the eve of him becoming Chancellor?