Hawker Brownlow Education

Teaching Argumentation: Activities and Games for the Classroom

Author: Robert Marzano, Julia A Simms, Katie Rogers

Availability: In Stock

Code: MRL3998

ISBN: 9781760013998

No of Pages: 246

Publish date: 24/10/2014

Price: $39.95

Description

Teaching Argumentation: Activities and
Games for the Classroom

identifies select argumentation skills from the Common Core State Standards
(CCSS) and offers F–12 teachers 10 fun, engaging activities and games to teach
those skills to students.


Using these activities and games, students will develop the
ability to think critically and debate constructively, and will become informed
citizens destined for academic and lifetime success.


Katie Rogers and Julia A. Simms identify the Common Core State
Standards relevant to argumentation, identify the elements of argumentation
within the standards, and group the elements into 13 argumentation skills.


Using Teaching
Argumentation: Activities and Games for the Classroom
, F–12 teachers will



  • access
    games and activities to support instruction and teach argumentation skills.

  • help
    students develop the critical-thinking skills necessary to lead informed lives.

  • provide
    students with the tools to build effective arguments and relay complex
    information.

  • facilitate classroom discussions about various topics – including
    difficult ones – to prepare students for democratic life.