Lesson POL-6

Welcome! Please consider how your attitude affects your and other students' experiences of the lesson. 

Be respectful, come prepared, and show interest to have the best possible educational experience. 

Lesson goals

You will begin preparing for your debate by selecting one of the four topics and arguments.

Lesson activities

Basic: assignment explanation

Intermediate: prepare your debate

Advanced: Checkpoint

Basic - intermediate activity: explanation

Your goal is to participate in ~2 min live debate

Please follow these steps. Today, focus on:

  1. To begin with, create groups of 2-4 students

  2. Secondly, select a topic

    • Should we abolish animal testing for medical research?

    • Should we legalize marijuana?

    • Should We Abolish the Monarchy in Sweden?

    • Should the Number of Flights be Limited by a Quota?

  3. Finally, you decide what your arguments will be!

    • Here, you can be creative!

Download the checklist template on Unikum or click the link below.

Intermediate: prepare your debate


Select a topic and rhetorical appeals


Prepare your debate

Exit ticket

I have decided to debate about ..