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Debate Camp Canada North

About Debate Camp Canada North

Debate Camp is currently exploring the possibility of safely re-opening in summer 2021. Online Programs are currently being offered.

More About Debate Camp Canada North

Our popular Toronto day camp program is now operating for eight weeks. We have added new weeks at each location to better serve the GTA. Each camp of 85 campers and 12 amazing staff, welcomes both novice speakers, eager to learn new skills - - and experienced speakers, who are seeking improve their competitive debating ability. Campers are grouped by age and skill level. The day camp program includes training in:

• Canadian and British Parliamentary Debate styles

• Delivering prepared and impromptu speeches

• Current global issues and Model UN simulations

Camps are offered during MARCH BREAK and SUMMER BREAK.


• grades 5 - 10

• multi-level instruction

• suits all ability levels

• teaching ratio 1:8

• 3 debate rounds daily

• feedback and fun!

• all resources provided


We also offer an 8 night / 9 day overnight camp in the beautiful Annapolis Valley region of Nova Scotia. For over 14 years our overnight super camps have provided an all-inclusive, immersion experience for campers eager for skills progression in public speaking and competitive debate. These all-inclusive camps enroll 60 campers and alongside 10 amazing university-level debaters and 2 Ontario-certified teachers. Our overnight programs are also well loved for our balanced approach to learning. We mix an academic experience with opportunities for creativity, swimming, group outings and recreational evening programs. For overnight camps in Nova Scotia, our rate plans include r/t airfare from Toronto and Ottawa.

Full details available on our website.

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