CRITICAL THINKING & CONVERSATION

Agree or Disagree: 110 Topics to Build Critical Thinking & Inspire Conversations

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Perfect for young people ages 9-ish to teen (of all levels) who love to have their say and are game to develop their craft. (Psst: adults enjoy the topics too!)

Agree or Disagree? is:

  • compact (5" x 7", 118 pages)
  • filled with¬†110 classic, contemporary & creative debate topics, scenarios and questions
  • designed to¬†exercise what we consider to be essential lifelong skills:¬†the ability to reason, to persuade and to build¬†an argument ūüĎć

Check out the sample pages:

Scenario 76 for Agree or Disagree

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Scenario 15 for Agree or Disagree
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Scenario 78 Agree or Disagree
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Overall, we challenge young people to stretch their thinking by:

  • coming up with reasons that support their opinions
  • providing¬†examples¬†to illustrate their argument
  • connecting their views to experiences, news and history
  • contemplating different circumstances
  • considering the other side of the debate¬†

Educators! This book can also inspire more formal assignments, such as paragraph writing, small discussion groups, research projects & more.

Agree or Disagree is part of our Critical Thinking & Conversation trilogy, which also includes Decisions & Dilemmas and A Book of Questions.

Age range: Starting at roughly grades 4/5. The topics and issues will also engage older youth and adults!

 

BOOK DETAILS

Pages: 118 | Dimensions: 5" x 7" (perfect bound)
ISBN: 978-1-9994415-4-8 | Published: 2019; updated 2021; Toronto
Cover: soft cover

 

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