In order to take part in a formal debate there are some key terms and rules that you will need to know and understand. Here they are in an easy to follow guide.
Were Romeo and Juliet good role models? Use these questions and quotations to help you decide.
Are Romeo and Juliet's parents responsible for their children's deaths? Use these ideas to stimulate a lively debate on the matter.
Follow this step-by-step guide to running a debate in your classroom, written by experts The Noisy Classroom.
Try these suggestions for developing debating skills in a variety of engaging ways.
Share these useful top tips with your children before holding a Shakespeare debate.
Fun activities to develop oracy skills. Why not choose one as a warm-up activity before you hold a class debate?
Use these sheets to support children in taking notes when planning a debate.
These character profiles from Twelfth Night can be used for children to plan their arguments for a Balloon Debate.