This PowerPoint examines the different ways that German Resistance manifested itself during the rule of Nazi Germany.
Part One: Children and Youth Groups
Focusing on Hitler's organization of youth groups, Student advocates and the resistance of young people.
Part Two: The Germany Clergy
Looking at the role of the Christian churches of Germany and how some, like Bonhoeffer, stood up against the government while others collaborated willingly.
Part Three: The Military
Looking at the conspiracies set forth by the Wehrmacht and how they tried to kill Hitler, specifically emphasizing Operation Valkyrie.
Part Four: Appraisal
Looking at the motivations and success of the different resistance groups in Germany.
PowerPoint can be taught over 1 or 2 periods, depending upon pacing, available time and/or student questions, opportunities to expand learning.