Beowulf Debate Activities

Beowulf Debate Activities
Beowulf Debate Activities
Beowulf Debate Activities
Beowulf Debate Activities
Beowulf Debate Activities
Beowulf Debate Activities
Beowulf Debate Activities
Beowulf Debate Activities
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In these 5 debate activities, students consider key, debatable questions regarding the Beowulf text such as whether or not Beowulf is a success or failure as an epic hero. Students are to compile evidence for BOTH sides of the argument in preparation for a class debate and then write an analytical/ argumentative paragraph after each debate.

Included in this packet you will find:

1. Teacher Page with instructions
2. Debate Rubric to use for grading the debate
3. 5 reproducible debate sheets, each containing a separate debate question about Beowulf

This is an excellent way to target both speaking and writing skills while practicing argumentation and rhetoric.

Find this lesson as part of the Bespoke ELA Beowulf Bundle HERE.

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