Unit 1: Understanding Arguments
This unit contains:
Understanding Arguments OverviewLesson 1: What are ArgumentsLesson 2: Debaterizing Arguments
Unit 2: Research
Research OverviewLesson 1: Finding SourcesLesson 2: Tackling ArticlesLesson 3: Cutting a Card
Unit 3: Weighing
Weighing OverviewLesson 1: What is Worth WhatLesson 2: The Logic of Weighing
Unit 4: Framework
Framework OverviewLesson 1: Value QuestionsLesson 2: The Essentials of the Value and Value Criterion
Unit 5: Casing
Casing OverviewLesson 1: From Cards to ContentionsLesson 2: From Contentions to Cases
Unit 6: Flowing
Flowing OverviewLesson 1: The Flow as a ChessboardLesson 2: Flowing as Stenography
COMING FALL 2019!This unit will contain: a unit overview, a lesson on answering questions, and a lesson on asking questions.
COMING FALL 2019!This unit will contain: a unit overview, a lesson on in-round argument generation, and a lesson on out-of-round argument generation (blocks and frontlines).
Extensions & Crystallization
COMING FALL 2019!This unit will include: a unit overview, a lesson on extensions, and a lesson on crystallization.
COMING FALL 2019!
This unit will include: a topic analysis and a lesson on tournament procedures. The topic analysis is of the NSDA novice topic “Resolved: Civil disobedience in a democracy is morally justified”.