Debate Tournament | G5-G8

Overview

We heard a lot about the World Universities Debate Championship (WUDC), the world's largest debating tournament. In this course, we will explore the British Parliamentary Debate style that was practiced at the WUDC and the Championship rules. Students will cooperate in a team and discover their speech abilities in the mocking WUDC tournament.

What is the British Parliamentary Debate style: The most common and international style of collegiate debate in the English-speaking world.

Students will learn 

  • BP Debate Style debate elements and rules
  • debate strategies in defense and attack
  • how to spot fallacies and think quick
  • how to best present arguments
  • debater note-taking skills
  • and much more!

 

Time: 1:00-3:00 P.M. ET

Date: Monday - Friday, 7/12-7/16/2021 (week 5)

Grade: Grade 5 - Grade 8

Class size: 6-8

Prerequisite: at least have some experience in debate

Project-Based: Yes 

Category: speech

 

Online Course Requirements

  • Mac, PC, Tablet, or Phone

  • WebCam

  • Stable internet connection with access to Video Conference

  • Assorted Office Stationery

 

Instructor

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Cancellation Policy

Please read the complete Champion Camp policy before purchase

  • Full refund except for a 3% order withdrawal fee, notice us more than 7 days before the online session start date.

  • 50% refund, notice us less than 7 days and more than 3 days before the online session start date.

  • No refund; notice us less than 3 days before the start of the online camp session. 

  • If an online class cancellation is made by Champion Camp due to low enrollment, there will be a full refund for tuition. Any class cancellation will be announced at least 7 days before the session starts.