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DebateAble Table includes all the content and instructions needed to engage in these activities today. Just click on the DEBATEABLE TABLE button for the Activity Packet, print it out and pass it to your young debater. No debate experience...
Today we're talking about evidence, what it is, where we find it, what makes it reliable and how we use it. Learning to be smart about the evidence we consume and to use it to make decisions, form opinions and debate is the first and best step to creating effective arguments— no matter what side of an issue we take on.
DebateAble Table Newsletter includes all the content your child needs for their debate at home. No experience necessary. Just print the attached documents,...
- Do I have to have a debate background to lead a club?
- How do I get my community engaged?
- How will your curriculum help?
- How do I do it!?
Today we are offering our third DebateAble Table newsletter. It is very important to us to do what we can to keep our students and their families engaged in debate. And this week, we are asking you to engage with us by leaving us a comment on the Free Lessons included with every newsletter. (Scroll to the end of this blog post for this week's lesson.)
Now that you're here, please take a moment to comment -- or have your debater comment -- about any of the DebateAble Table newsletter topics...
Let your children's questions guide you. Answer their questions truthfully, but don't offer unnecessary details or facts....
Now available: DebateAble Table, at-home curriculum for the whole family. Volume 1: The US should close all schools because of COVID-19.
Seattle DebateAble Coach Sarah Holt...
Guest Writer Maggie Wyman is a debater and current sixth grader. Maggie participated in DebateAble Clubs in 2015-2017, when she won a Tournament Team Award. She wrote about her experience in a school memoir assignment. We're honored that she's allowed us to share an excerpt of that piece with you.
There are all different kinds of tournaments; basketball, baseball, tennis, swimming, spelling, hockey, football, running, slalom, ping pong, ballet or gymnastics....
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