Ch 20: AP European History - The Rise of Fascism: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The Rise of Fascism unit of this AP European History Homeschool Curriculum course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about European fascism prior to World War II. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

Who's it for?

This unit of our AP European History Homeschool course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about the rise of fascism. There is no faster or easier way to learn about European fascism prior to World War II. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about German and Italian fascism and how Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini came to power.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need a history curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and a Rise of Fascism unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

Rise of Fascism Unit Objectives:

  • Summarize the defining characteristics of fascism in Western Europe.
  • Describe how Benito Mussolini established a fascist-corporatist government.
  • Explain the spread of fascism in Germany under Hitler.
  • Discuss the fall of Western democracies prior to World War II.
  • Understand the influence of foreign governments in the Spanish Civil War.

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Other Chapters

Other chapters within the AP European History: Homeschool Curriculum course