Debate Club

Debate Club will be starting this fall and will continue throughout the school year. Ms. Ryan, the club coach, is looking for students to join the club! If you are interested in applying for Debate Club, please send an email to Ms. Ryan that includes the following information:

1. Subject of email should read: DEBATE CLUB INTEREST

2. The email should contain a 1/2 page, single-spaced statement answering the prompt: “Why do you want to be a part of the Debate Club, and what would you contribute to the team?”

3. In the email, also be sure to include the name of a teacher who can provide an evaluation of you as a student. Ms. Ryan will email the teacher an evaluation link directly.

ALL APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY FRIDAY, OCT. 9 AT 3 P.M.

Please note, Debate Club will attend monthly competitions virtually on Saturdays and will meet every Monday for two hours from 3:15-5:30

(with a 15-minute break in the middle).

If you have questions about the Debate Club or want to learn more prior to applying, please feel free to email Ms. Ryan at rryan@cmitacademy.org.

You also can visit

https://www.urbandebatewashingtondc.org/after-school-debate for more information about the league that our school will participate in throughout the year.

CLUB NAME: Debate Team
CLUB SPONSOR: Ms. Ryan
CLUB SPONSOR E-MAIL: rryan@cmitacademy.org
MEETING DAY(S) : Mondays
MEETING TIME : M: 3:15-5:30 pm
MEETING FREQUENCY :  Once a week

 

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE CLUB?
The purpose of this club is to help the students develop skills in argumentative writing and public speaking through a competitive, debate program. Students will build a variety of skills that will help them communicate their ideas and consider multiple perspectives.

 

CLUB DESCRIPTION (in detail)

Include the curriculum and content of the club

TBD – Ms. Ryan will update this after discussing it with our community partner organization.

 

THE GOALS OF THE CLUB
1 TBD – Ms. Ryan will set these goals with the community partner organization and the students
2
3

 

SOCIAL MEDIA & WEBSITE: 

How can this club support the school website and the school`s social media accounts?

TBD

 

How can this club support school activities such as;

Spirit Week, BHM, Open House, CMIT club expo, etc?

 

TBD

 

CLUB RULES/EXPECTATIONS

List below the club norms and rules each member should follow: 

The students will develop the norms with the coaches during our first meeting so that all members agree they can abide by the rules.
CLUB ANNUAL PLAN

In the spaces provided below, 

Please provide a brief plan for weekly club meetings.

Include events, activities, fundraisings etc. that you are planning to do during the year. 

WEEK BRIEF PLAN OF THE MEETINGS

/EVENTS/ACTIVITIES/FUNDRAISINGS ETC.

OCT 5-9
OCT 12-16
OCT 19-23
OCT 26-30
NOV 2-6
NOV 9-13
NOV 16-20
NOV 23-27
NOV 30-DEC 4
DEC 7-11
DEC 14-18
DEC 21-25
JAN 4-8
JAN 11-15
JAN 18-22
JAN 25-29
FEB 1-5
FEB 8-12
FEB 15-19
FEB 22-26
MAR 1-5
MAR 8-12
MAR 15-19
MAR 22-26
APR 6-9
APR 12-16
APR 19-23
APR 26-30
MAY 3-7
MAY 10-14
MAY 17-21
MAY 24-28