DebateAble's all-in-one debate program teaches kids to consider, listen to, discuss and debate both sides of any issue.
Our step by step instructions make it easy and fun to bring debate to your students.
For classrooms, schools, districts or youth organizations.
For classroom or club teachers hosting a single class at a designated location.
For example, Mr. Griffith's 5th grade class, or the after-school debate club at Naper Elementary.
1+ CLASSES, ONE LOCATION
For up to four classrooms or clubs at a single, designated location (school, YMCA, etc.)
For example, all 5th grade classes at Naper Elementary, or all debate clubs at one YMCA.
Group Discounts Available Now!
For SCHOOL DISTRICTS, youth groups, or other organizations hosting debate groups across locations.
For example, all 4th and 5th grade classes in the Naper Valley School District.
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The complete package. Here's what you get!
A detailed guide to set up and manage your kids' debate program using the proven DebateAble format.
Step-by-step original lessons for each meeting, including teacher scripts. Scaffolding skills that lead to a final debate match.
Plentiful original games & activities reinforce lessons and keep everyone engaged.
DEBATE MATCH MATERIALS
Everything you need to hold your own debate match within your club or against another club.
Membership includes TWO FREE evidence packets supporting both sides of a topic. Additional available for purchase.
Now we're talking.
One Stop Kids' Debate Shop
Everything you need to start a kids debate program. Designed specifically for 3rd - 6th grades.
Middle school now available too!
Fun, Kid-Friendly Evidence Packets
We've done the research for you. Access our EVIDENCE LIBRARY for diverse, kid-friendly topics that broaden perspectives.
Collaboration & Teamwork
Kids cultivate empathy when they work together and learn how to debate positions & perspectives different from their own.
Persuasive Writing & Speaking
Enhance your persuasive writing curriculum to boost your students' written & spoken arguments.
Critical Thinking Skills
Debate teaches logical, evidence-based argumentation, deeper reasoning, & the ability to anticipate & respond to counter arguments.
Easy, Online Access
All DebateAble materials are accessible to Members anytime you need them from your secure, online member account.
Debate builds kids' confidence & self-esteem through the practice of public speaking, independent thinking & personal expression.
No Experience Necessary
No debate background required. No outside research needed. Designed for anyone who wants to empower kids through debate.
Watch DebateAble Students Debate.
We've seen how kids are EMPOWERED through debate. From public speaking to civil discourse to teamwork, and more. Your students can do this too!
Watch A DebateAble Student Tell Us Her Favorite Things About Debate.
Learning to debate gives kids confidence, helps them to find their own voices and teaches them that we can learn to listen to others even when we don't always agree.
DebateAble is bringing debate to kids all over the country.
Get your students in on the conversations!