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Classroom Debate

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jarrod groves

on 5 December 2018

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Transcript of Classroom Debate

Negative Team
They argue against the statement. They stand for the cons of the debated topic.
A controlled argument in which two opposing teams make speeches to support their arguments and disagree with those of the other team.
Affirmative Team
They argue for for the statement and discuss the pro's.
Classroom Debate
A Judge decides the winner.
a reason or set of reasons given with the aim of persuading others.
A response to an argument intended to prove it wrong.
Types of Arguments
Share a Quote
Share Statistics
Tell a Story!
Personalize the argument.
Provide Examples
Devil's Advocate
Argue the opposing point of view just to start an argument.
Emotional Appeal
Relate the story to common emtional topics.
a statement that usually sets the topic for the given debate.
Examples :
Same sex marriage should be permitted.
College athletes should be paid to go to play.
I think..., In my opinion..., I'd like to..., I'd rather..., I'd prefer..., The way I see it..., As far as I'm concerned..., If it were up to me..., I suppose..., I suspect that..., I'm pretty sure that..., It is fairly certain that..., I'm convinced that..., I honestly feel that, I strongly believe that..., Without a doubt,...,
Public Forum Adapted
Round 1

Speaker 1 :
1 Minute Intro Speech
Speaker 1
: 1 Minutes Intro Speech
Cross Fire:
One Minute to Trade Questions

Round 2

Speaker 2:
One Minute Rebuttal Speech
Speaker 2:
One Minute Rebuttal Speech
Cross Fire:
One Minute to Trade Questions

GRAND CROSSFIRE: One minute of total mayham!
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