Debate fundamentals 2 offers students the chance to sharpen their skills while developing advanced research and argumentation skills. Students will learn how to analyze issues in-depth and explore cross and final focus strategies. This course will conclude with a tournament at the end of the week.
Age Range: Grades 6-12
Hours: 10-1pm PST
Skill Level: Intermediate
Session 2, July 25th- August 5th @10am-1pm PST (Mon- Fri only), $1200
Length: 3 hours
2:00 – 2:15 PM Debate Warm Up
2:15 – 3:00 PM Introduction to Debate Packet
3:00 – 3:05 PM Break
3:05 – 4:00 PM Comparison and Weighing of points
4:00 – 4:05 PM Break
4:05 – 5:00 PM Mini-Debate on Packet Concept
Day 1: Argumentation and Assessments – students will be assessed on their public speaking and persuasion skills.
Day 2: Topic Discussion – students will be given a topic or the upcoming tournament.
Day 3: Cross ocus – students will work on developing advanced cross skills.
Day 4: Practice Debates – students will test their case against their team mates.
Day 5: Tournament