Stage a Debate: A Primer for Teachers (Lincoln-Douglas Debate Format)
For a comprehensive overview of debate styles and formats, look at this resource. It details the Lincoln-Douglas debate format (one-to-one debate with specific, timed rounds of points, cross-examination, and rebuttals). You can also find links to lessons about the actual Lincoln-Douglas debates, several other debate formats, rubrics, and topics.
- Links to Debate Rules and Rubrics
- Debate Videos