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The Debatabase Book : A Must Have Guide for Successful Debate. -- Wonderfully concise sections on timely debate topics, with great suggestions for further and primary sources – a go-to resource for Expository Writing classes. Favorite of Liz. libcat.bentley.ed...
PowerPoint to Teach Students about Debate and the Language of Debate while making it relevant!
ELA Debate Unit: No Stage Fright! - This unit scaffolds students through the basics of defining debate; reading and evaluating the strength of sample arguments; drafting an opening statement, prepared counterarguments/rebuttals, and a closing statement; and delivering live partner debates in front of a small group audience. Vocabulary is frontloaded through a flipped classroom video with guided notes, and then assessed with a quiz. 46 pages! $