Although debates can be a very formal process, the classroom teacher can exercise some flexibility as to how the classroom debate will function. Rules regarding debates will differ depending upon the country. These instructions focus on learning how to debate at the classroom level. Topics, planners and graphic organizers to support classroom debates in large or small groups from beginning to end.
Included are: Instructions for debates, graphic organizers, over 75 debate topics, judging criteria, teacher lesson and discussion ideas, worksheets to prep for debates to name a few.