Straight to Debate: Beginning Debate Club (8-10)
Students will respectfully work together in small groups to defend the affirmative or negative side of an age appropriate debate topic. This beginners debate club will focus on teamwork and supporting our opinion with strong evidence.
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Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
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Teaching students to understand how to confidently state an opinion, but also back their opinion up with research is so important! This beginners debate club is the perfect way for your learner to work on teamwork and supporting their opinion with strong evidence. In this ongoing class, using a randomizer tool, students will receive a random age appropriate debate topic(ex: Every home should have a pet). This class will not debate political sides or current events. Students will be randomly...
Students will work in teams to respectfully and learn to use evidence to support their opinions.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Katie TerlauCertified Reading Specialist, Passionate Teacher, Life-Long Learner
181 total reviews
155 completed classes
Hi! My name is Katie! I love teaching classes that engage students and promote life long learners. I am a certified Reading Specialist and a K-5 elementary teacher. I have a master's degree in Reading and Literacy and a bachelor's degree in...