Eliciting, Confirming and Establishing Knowledge about Debating Learning Activity 1: Warm-up


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It is best to deal with bullying by expelling the bully from school.
Match the following roles with the corresponding speaker after you have finished watching the debate. The first has been done for you as an example.






SPEAKER

PURPOSE / ROLE OF SPEAKER

C

Captain of the Affirmative

  1. suggests an alternative solution other than the motion.




Captain of the Opposition

  1. says the Opposition’s proposed alternative solution will not deal with the issue.




1st Speaker of the Affirmative

  1. sets out the terms of the debate by giving definitions, sets out the problem and suggests that the motion gives a solution.




1st Speaker of the Opposition

  1. argues that the solution to the problem proposed by the captain of the Affirmative fails to deal with the problem.




2nd Speaker of the Affirmative

  1. elaborates on the alternative solution proposed by the 1st speaker of the Opposition.




2nd Speaker of the Opposition

  1. says that the solution proposed by the captain of the Affirmative does deal with the problem.




Note:

The role of speakers above is not a standard formula. It could vary according to the motion, format and actual situation of individual debates.





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