Government Debate Assignment

Government Debate Assignment
Government Debate Assignment
Government Debate Assignment
Government Debate Assignment
Government Debate Assignment
Government Debate Assignment
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Engage students with this regular government debate assignment for six separate government debates. The debate structure, rubric, audience rubric, audience evaluation guide, and guidelines are included. My class did these debates in teams of two for each pro and con of the topics. These debates were specifically planned for one debate for each unit.

Debate topics:

1. Voting should be compulsory

2. Two-party system

3. Term limits for members of Congress

4. Direct popular vote

5. Gun control

6. Affirmative action


More Curriculum:

    ⇒ AP Government and Politics Complete Course

    ⇒ Constitutional Underpinnings

    ⇒ Political Beliefs, Behaviors, and Culture

    ⇒ Political Parties and Electoral Practices

    ⇒ The Legislative Branch and the Congress

    ⇒ The Executive Branch and the Presidency

    ⇒ The Bureaucracy Unit

    ⇒ The Judicial Branch Unit

    ⇒ The Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Unit

    ⇒ Exam Review


How will this product help me

  • No prep (print and go!)
  • Editable / adaptable
  • FREE updates: I teach this course every year and update my plans
  • Email support directly from me
  • Teacher created and tested by experienced teachers!
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Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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