Cartoon characters discuss what exactly a uniform is. Arguments for and against are presented including the implications for a football team with no uniform, the expense of replacing a uniform regularly when children grow quickly and the need to look smart. Each valid point is noted and recorded to see which side can present the strongest argument.
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- 8 June 2009
Pick an issue to debate in class and decide on a statement such as 'wearing school uniform is a good idea'. Divide everyone into two groups, one to agree with your statement and one to disagree with it. Make a list of the reasons you might give depending on which 'position' you're going to take, start with the most persuasive ones.