Lincoln Douglas debate: An Introduction

Lincoln Douglas debate: An Introduction
Grade Levels
Product Rating
1 Rating
File Type

Word Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

83 KB
Product Description
Introductory lesson about Lincoln Douglas debate. Good for those who are trying to start your own debate team, encourage students to join their existing debate team, or to just learn the basics of debate.

Lesson includes a step-by-step instruction guide for implementing lesson (including how much time you should allot), key debate terms handout, a list of potential debate topics, and a detailed outline for constructing a debate case.

Learning Targets:

~Students will know that there are two sides to every debate and valid reasons for preferring either side

~Students will know that the debate is not "personal" but rather an objective look at an issue from two opposing sides

~Students will be able to defend an idea with several different arguments & refute opposing views
Total Pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 days
Report this Resource
Digital Download
More products from Brittany DeBeeld
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up