Elementary School Debate

Background


General Introduction PPT Lecture (coming soon)

Speech Templates


Topic Specific Lessons



Middle School Debate

Background

Utah Debate Manual - Great collection of lessons, activities, and explanation of different events, but note that some of the time specifications and event procedures are outdated. Please consult the individual tournament invitation or the rules page. 

Topic Specific Lessons



Individual Speaking Events

Extemporaneous Speaking

Informative Speaking



General

Background

Coaching Guide for Beginner Debaters

Coaching Speaking Style

Coaching the Affirmative

Coaching the Negative

20 Tips for Debaters


Misc

Additional Topics

Middle School Debatabase