Games and Activities for Teaching Argumentation Workshop
Enhance students’ argumentation skills. Based on an analysis of argumentation in the Common Core State Standards, this workshop presents 13 component skills critical for student success as they construct and support claims.
Learn concrete strategies and processes for directly teaching the 13 skills, along with a variety of classroom games and activities that students can engage in to practice and reinforce those skills. Appropriate for elementary, middle, and high school teachers, this workshop will give you the tools you need to help students understand and practice argumentation in the classroom.Request workshop
- Identify specific elements of the CCSS that relate to argumentation.
- Uncover component skills that students need to learn as they develop a deeper capacity to construct and support claims.
- Discover practical strategies and mini-lesson ideas for teaching argumentation skills in your classroom.
- Explore ways to incorporate games and activities into your lessons, from on-the-fly sponge activities to team-based games and end-of-unit extended projects.
One or two days