Before transition to Year 6 begins, the children in Year 5 begin their balanced arguments by engaging in the debate, ‘Is social media a good thing?
There were some extremely mature and sensible conversations and factors raised about the benefits and disadvantages to using social media.
We began using our oracy skills to consider ways we could present our opposing viewpoints. We then went into the ICT to summarise our main points of advantages and disadvantages of these different opinions.
Take a look at some of the ideas we discussed…