In this video, Heather looks at how you can argue against people who think that the UK should not accept more refugees.
Daniel looks at the pros and cons of using renewable energy in the UK. This video was made for the science faculty at Clapton Girls’..
Alice shares her three top tips for delivering a speech
Alice shares her top tips on things to avoid when you are giving a speech
In the second of two videos, Alice looks at the key debates around Artificial Intelligence.
In part one of two videos, Alice looks at the key concepts in Artificial Intelligence.
Alice looks at key social and political changes over the last 75 years. This video was created for Literature students to provide starting context for..
Mel takes a look at the pros and cons of globalisation.
Six tech-savvy and well-read primary pupils from Hackney debate this motion which is so relevant for all in education today.
Students from Clapton Girls’ Academy show us the key steps to prepare as a team for a debate, using the BP format.
Teams of 3 give 8-minute speeches and engage in rigorous analysis using the World Schools Debating Championship (WSDC) format.
Students from Clapton Girls’ Academy debate this interesting Geography motion in British Parliamentary (BP) format.
14 year-old pupils from Bury St Edmunds debate an engaging politics motion in a 3-a-side format with floor debate.
GCSE pupils from Hackney debate this history exam classic in a 2-a-side format with audience questions.
Weighty arguments in our lean, mean 2-a-side format with plenty of audience questions for dessert.
Two debate teams, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene …
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.
In this video, Alison looks at how you can make your presentations more powerful by using effective body language.
Improve your presentation skills by focusing on vocal variety.
Cerys looks at the issue of regulating and censoring the internet and explores examples from around the world.
Cerys looks at how societies decide what to ban
Cerys looks at the arguments for and against using quotas as a form of affirmative action
Cerys takes a look at the history of the Pride Festival.
Developing strong introductions and conclusions for your presentations. In this video, Alison explains the importance of a strong introduction and conclusion when planning a presentation,..
Breathing & resonance are two essential considerations when delivering a presentation – it’s no good being clear and distinct if your listeners can’t hear what..
A great example of a topical and geographically-specific topic from 2012; what similar motions might you set?
Our Learning & Development Manager, Alison, explains how you can help your children to develop their communication skills during COVID-19. This video focuses on board..