Explore Germany's experiment in democracy in the 1920s, a time of creativity and free expression as well as anxiety and fear that ended with the rise of the Nazis.
Students read fictional biographies of German citizens and make hypotheses about the citizens' voting choices in the Weimar elections.
View data on the casualties of World War I and consider the impact the losses had on each country.
Get insight into the experiences of soldiers in World War I through poetry and literature excerpts.
Learn about the concessions that the Treaty of Versailles required from Germany after its defeat in World War I (Spanish available).
Learn about the refugee crisis that developed in the immediate aftermath of World War I.
Explore the concept of self-determination after World War I through excerpts from Wilson’s Fourteen Points.
Analyze the goals and responsibilities of the League of Nations written into the Treaty of Versailles after World War I.
Learn about the political uprisings in Germany after World War I that resulted in the fall of the German empire.