Debating is often referred to as the highest form of speech, and for many people it is also one of the most enjoyable. It has been used throughout history for testing argumentation, formulating legislation and the pursuit of truth. Dive into the world of debate with us during this 5-day holiday programme. Participants will develop their ability to communicate persuasively through role play, presentation exercises, exploration of issues and both formal and informal debates.
The programme will enable students to:
- Look at and consider issues of interest from different points of view
- Structure and develop debate arguments
- Develop their public speaking skills and ability to deliver an argument to an audience with confidence
- Develop their ability to speak persuasively
Participants will develop the following skills:
- Language Skills
Using persuasive language effectively
- Argumentations Skills
Structuring an argument as part of a persuasive case
- Presentation Skills
Confidence in planning and presenting structured speeches
Wait no more! Optimise your child’s public speaking potential with our lively and motivational debate programme!