Resources for science debates

Hold debates in your science classes with these factsheets, with motions, information, fast facts, and links to find out more.

science teacher's handbook

Debating for science teacher's handbook

The full Teacher’s Handbook introduces basic techniques and formats for classroom debating, along with factsheets on different science topics, and pick-up-and-go handouts and plans.

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state of speaking

Nuclear energy debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on nuclear energy.

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climate change

Climate change debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on climate change.​

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stem cell research

Stem cell research debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on stem cell research.​

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nanotechnology

Nanotechnology debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on nanotechnology.

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renewable energy

Renewable energy debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on renewable energy.​

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universe

The universe debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on the universe.

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virtual reality

Virtual Reality debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on virtual reality.

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Forth Road crossing

Forth Road Crossing debate factsheet

Downloadable factsheet and teacher’s notes for a debate on the new Forth Road Crossing.

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other renewable energy

Other renewable energy resources

Here are some great primary factsheets on renewable energy:
http://www.hi-energy.org.uk/Education/Primary-School-Factsheets.htm
and lots of links here:
http://www.hi-energy.org.uk/Useful-Links.htm

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