Debate Like a Champion
Wed, Aug 29
Debates are an extremely effective way to organize arguments and objections. In this class, we'll learn how to conduct a parliamentary debate: from building an ironclad debate case, to delivering effective speeches, to scoring and analyzing debates.
Key Concepts: Debate Case, Specific Knowledge, Flow, Ethos, Pathos, Logos, Sophist
- Homework: Truth or Dare
- Check Your Debate Team Assignment
- Read through the Debate Assignment rubric.
- Complete your Personal Narrative Prewrite (due 8/30).
- Read the instructions for the Argument Construction Prewrite (due 9/6).