Week 7 – International Women’s Day

Introduction to Debating (7-11) and Developing Debating Skills (7-11)

International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8th. The day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also raises awareness about gender equality and the work that still needs to be done for this to be achieved.

Take a look at the video below about International Women’s Day 2021.

The video uses lots of powerful words such as:
– Inspire
– Motivate
– Connect
– Support
– Lead

Activity: Try writing a PEEL speech about an inspirational woman and have a go at including some of the powerful words used in the video. This could be someone you know personally or someone famous!