Assignment: Use the site above to prepare a presentation and lead the class in a debate. Step by step directions are below.
Step 1: Identify the debate Question
Step 2: Read the Background of the Topic and put the information into a presentation format (Google Slides, PPT, Prezi, etc.)
Step 3: Add additional facts/information to your presentation from the "Recommended to You" section on the ProCon site
Step 4: Click on the "Dig Deeper" section on the ProCon site to learn more and add any interesting/relevant data to your presentation
Step 5: Add the DEBATE points to your presentation. It is suggested that you use the points provided on the ProCon site in numerical order. For example Pro 1 vs Con 1, Pro 2 vs Con 2, etc.
Step 6: Be sure to read the "Did you Know" section at the bottom of the ProCon site. Add any relevant information to your presentation.
Step 7: This is current events class so you must include ANY and ALL current information/legislation/public opinion etc. on the topic!
Step 8: PRESENT - you will lead us through the background, facts, data of your topic. You will then facilitate a discussion/debate of your topic as you present Pros/Cons.
IMPORTANT-Be sure you explain the Pro and Con before you expect your class to intelligently discuss.