Weekly Worksheet

Let the Debates Begin!

The presidential debates begin this week, and this week's worksheet gets students to evaluate the language and words that shape the focus for each presidential and vice presidential candidate.  

You can use this debate worksheet for the debates of October 3rd, 11th, 16th and 22nd, and you can prime students by teaching this lesson plan "Analyzing the Language of Presidential Debates" on the 1960 debate between Kennedy and Nixon.

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