"You have always wanted to be a totalitarian dictator. You have always had aspirations of making your country the greatest country in the world....You want to rule the world. The only problem is those pesky people standing in your way."
Your class will examine the common denominators of the Rise of Dictators in this activity. Allow them to take over their country or even the world while discussing main political ideologies of the time. An excellent introduction to World War II.