Goal 1
Develop lines of argument using appropriate pieces of evidence.
CREATING BLOCKS
DEVELOPING ARGUMENTS - BASIC
DEVELOPING ARGUMENTS - AFF
DEVELOPING ARGUMENTS - NEG
RESEARCH

Goal 2
Use questioning to evaluate the merit and strength of both sides
of an argument.
CROSS-EXAMINATION
EVALUATING THE STRENGTH OF ARGUMENTS

Goal 3
Use the skills of listening, notetaking, and argumentation to respond to the arguments of the other team.
BRIDGING FLOWING TO SPEAKING
FLOWING
REFUTATION

Goal 4
Regularly participate in debate tournaments.

Goal 5
Identify and reflect on what makes a good debater and determine ways to improve skills over time.
JUDGING
REFLECTING
TEAMWORK

Basic Debate
GAMES
INTRODUCTION TO DEBATE
PUBLIC SPEAKING