• Meeting Notes

    9/26

    Homework: decide on your focus of the topic (what part will you center your argument around?), find 2 or 3 pieces of support for your focus point, bring in flow sheets that have worked for you or that you want to try

    Check out Open Evidence Project and UIL website (see Links page)

    Gave out team phone number list - change/fix Katie's - 9267, not 9627

    New team member - Elijah Feliciano 785-851-8510

    Discussed LD topic

    Things we didn't discuss:

    Cases purchased from Baylor Briefs, should arrive soon

    We will attend the Oct 21 meet at Burnet HS - this is a teaching tournament for novices.  The director said you may all enter as novices.  If you competed last year, but you aren't confident you may compete as a novice.  See the Links page for a schedule of how the day will work. 

    If you can't attend the morning meetings, please let me know either through Remind or email (jamesj@georgetownisd.org).  If you have to miss, be sure you check here for information.  

     

    Contest Dates

    Oct 21 - Burnet - teaching tournament, all can enter as novice, will have varsity too

    Nov. 4 - Lindale

    January 20 Burnet

    January 29 - CX district - Hutto

    March 26 or 27 - LD/speech district - Connally ?

    Events:

    LD - Jessica, Katie, Travis, Emmaleigh, Nicolas, Elijah

    CX - Nicolas, Cassidy, Travis (needs a partner)

    ExP - Nicolas

    ExI - Nicolas

    Prose - Olivia

    Poetry - Olivia

     

    9/18

    Remind 101 - text @3eeebfd to 81010 to join

    Basic Rules - can enter 1 debate event, 1 extemp event and 1 interp event per meet

    Ms. James will look into buying cases

    Nicolas wrote own case last year and will walk us through it next week. 

     

    9/5

    Get to know you

    What you want to do:

    LD - Nicolas, Katie, Travis, Jessica

    CX - Cassidy, Nicolas

    ExP - Nicolas

    ExI - Nicolas

    Congress - Nicolas

     

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  • Links

    Open Evidence Project - cases created at various summer camps

    http://www.debatecoaches.org/resources/open-evidence-project/

     

    UIL Speech/Debate

    https://www.uiltexas.org/speech

     

    UIL Student Activities Conference - more details coming soon (I hope)

    https://www.uiltexas.org/academics/student-activity-conferences

     

    Burnet HS "Tournament That Teaches" October 21

    http://www.joyoftournaments.com/tx/burnet/info.asp

     

    Lindale HS Tournament November 4

    http://www.joyoftournaments.com/tx/lindale/info.asp

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  • LD Handbook

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  • CX Handbook

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  • Poetry/Prose Handbook

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  • Extemp Handbook

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