This is a short PPT to introduce students to the art of debate. It focuses on a 3 step process called "Listen, Caucus, Debate", that takes students through research, group discussion and the actual debate. This PPT also includes 2 short videos. One is two teachers having a mock debate so students can see the process. The other is of George Stephanopoulos debating with a White House correspondent over a lack of evidence to support claims made by the White House. Includes a list of possible debate topics to practice and debate rubric.