The ball’s in your court, as singles and doubles players line up for some quick-witted rallies of responses.
“Roll up, roll up for the boxing match debate”, the Noisy Classroom’s big-hitter for differentiation and teamwork.
Are you on one side, or the other? Who occupies the centre ground? Are you part of a group or out on a limb?
A quick exercise based on the timeless question, “what would you do if you could change the world?”
There are lots of reasons why we might decide only to eat food from our own country, and patriotism is only one of them.
Here at the Noisy Classroom, the finals of the London Primary Debating Championships is always our favourite day of the year. Borough champions come together to showcase the best of the capital’s primary debating talent. It’s a tough day for the pupils as all of the motions are announced just 20 minutes in advance so …
Download stimulus sheet
Here’s a topic stimulus sheet to help give your pupils some ideas, whether they’re debating in proposition or in opposition of this motion: Download topic stimulus sheet
A great example of a topical and geographically-specific topic from 2012; what similar motions might you set?