Debate Time!

Happy Monday,

Today we’re going to be in the Harkness Room. You’ll spend the period digging into Opposing Viewpoints. Your mission is to compile arguments for and against your topic.

Remember: you must be prepared to debate both sides of the issue as you won’t know whether you’re arguing for or against until you enter the debate arena.

Here is the procedure for how the debates will go down:

Debate Procedure

Unite for the fight!

1/6 Teams/Topics

2/8 Teams/Topics

How will you be assessed?

Debate Rubric

Keep this in mind while doing research. How will you compile your points? Will Evernote help you or do you want to go old school and use note cards?

Happy researching,

Mr. McDavitt

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