Lincoln Middle School Internal Debate Tournament

OBJECTIVES:

Demonstrate what the team´s role is in the debate.

Elaborate the arguments that support the team´s case in the debate

Argue for the team´s case and against the other team´s case in the debate.

 

… AND TRY TO WIN!   🙂

 

TOPICS 5TH – 6TH GRADERS:

Junk food, Capital punishment, transportation, Immigration, Space exploration, prisoners, Zoos.

7TH – 8TH GRADERS:

Intellectual Property, Immigration Policies, Older versus younger generations, Driverless cars, Organ sales, Drones, Freedom of speech and Censorship.

Resources for 7th-8th Round 1 debates:

Debate #1

http://www.newsweek.com/jury-blurred-lines-case-was-misled-314856

Debate #2

http://www.debate.org/opinions/do-you-think-we-should-let-muslims-into-our-country

 

Debate #3

9 Things Drivers Need to Stop Saying in the Bikes vs. Cars Debate

Debate #4

 

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