Dream, Debate, Discover
Our high energy debate clubs build the core skills of confidence, communication and critical thinking. Our world-class university mentors will nurture a child’s natural curiosity, leading exciting discussions on the big issues of today.
New on Outschool
Once per week
over 6 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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Introduction to Debating - Course Outline Week 1 - Skillful ways to create an argument In this high energy introductory session, students will meet the other students in their club and learn the fundamentals of making effective arguments. Students will practice generating arguments on a range of motions including ‘This House would ban school uniforms’ and ‘This House would make everyone vegan.’ Week 2 - Stylish speaking styles and building an impactful speech In the second session,...
Students will learn how to structure their ideas, challenge others respectfully, work as a team, critically analyse and engage with big topics and develop their own beliefs. They will build up to a formal debate and develop confidence and future skills through student-centred learning. There is a focus on understanding key stakeholders and the ways diverse groups will be impacted by big ideas. Students practice respectfully challenging and disagreeing with each other’s ideas, and defending their own opinions through clearly structured and well-reasoned arguments.
This programme does not have any homework assignments
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Learn Today. Lead Tomorrow.
🇬🇧Lives in the United Kingdom
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