Debate Club for Kids: Arguing With Purpose!
In this interactive ongoing class, students will be introduced to debate. We will learn how to overcome the fear of public speaking while making rational arguments about different topics each week!
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Completed by 275 learners
learners per class
Meets 1x per week
Runs week after week
35 minutes per class
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Welcome to Debate Club for Kids! Together, we'll debate a fun new topic each class. Students will practice public speaking skills while making rational arguments together in this interactive class. In each class we'll learn tips and tricks for being less nervous when speaking in front of the class. Students will be encouraged to use these new skills during a fun and interactive warm up. We'll then be introduced to the day's topic. All topics will be fun, lighthearted, and student related....
Students will learn: • What is a debate? • How to make arguments • Active listening skills • How to disagree with kindness and respect Students will gain value experience: • Public speaking • Presenting in front of the class • Presenting their thoughts and ideas • Thinking critically • Debating with their friends and peers
Teacher Mel is a graduate of the University of New Brunswick's Faculty of Law. There she practiced building and crafting legal arguments. She has a passion for teaching students how to debate and encourages public speaking to all students.
35 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Students will be debating in class. All topics will be non-controversial and relevant to students aged 6 to 8.
Learning through adventure!
🇨🇦Lives in Canada
468 total reviews
330 completed classes
Hello! Welcome to my classroom, where learning is always an adventure. Here you'll find lots of science, math, and business courses. I have over 8 years of teaching experience. I have degrees in both business and law, as well as a huge passion...