Thursday, 8 June 2017

Room 8 Debate: Should headphones be allowed during learning time?

Recently, Room 7 has been doing debates to learn about Persuasive writing. They sent us a video of their debate on 'fidget spinners'. We were so inspired by their awesome debating skills we did one of our own.

Here is their debate - take a look at their great examples!

Room 7 2017 (Miss Ashley): Debate - should fidget spinners be allowed in the ...: Today we had a debate whether fidget spinners, a much loved toy in this class, should be allowed in the class. Students got to choose f...

First we decided what the topic would be and who would be in the different groups. 

Then the groups split up and had the opportunity to plan their debate. 

Here is a video edited by Stephney, Carra and Taonga about the debate!

Let us know who you think won and who did the best persuading.

15 comments:

  1. I like how you guys took turns and speck loud.

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  2. I like your Debate and I think it is not fair for those who are responsible.

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  3. Hi room 8 I like the way you took turn of saying something and I like the speech and the team yes I like them because they were asking good questions to the teams no.

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  4. Hi,I like the way you guys were taking turns saying something and i like the way you guy were doing a debate about using headphones and that is a very good debate because headphones will make you get out of focus I love your video amazing and awesome job room 8 even if im in the class but awesome job.

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  5. Hi Miss Morrison,
    this was a brilliant video and you made everything perfect and it is just beautiful keep it up.

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  6. Hi room 8 i really like your debate. i think you all had great reasons and examples. great job :)

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  7. Hi room 8 this is very good debate about headphones because im gonna guess a lot of people voted for yes.

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  8. wow room 8 I think headphones should not be with your work.

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  9. Hi Room 8,
    I would just like to say I am glad that we have inspired use to make debates, I really enjoyed watching and personally I don't get distracted while using headphones but some other people do so I choose no.

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  10. Hi Room 8,
    I would just like to say I am glad that we have inspired use to make debates, I really enjoyed watching and personally I don't get distracted while using headphones but some other people do so I choose no.

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