Topics for the 2021 Competition

We have an extensive list of topics to choose from.  To avoid repetition, we will remove topics as they are taken by more than two schools. 


If you are going to choose 'Other', please let us know immediately the full title of your topic  - so that we can prepare your second workshop and tailor it to meet your needs. 

1.     PE should be taught every day

2.    Cooking should be taught in school

3.    Kindness is key

4.    Healthy eating is important

5.    Everyone should learn a second language

6.    Bullies should get extra homework

7.    Books are better than television

8.    Playtime should be extended by thirty more minutes

9.    Fizzy drinks should be for over eighteens only

10.    The world would be better without cars

11.    Children should not be allowed to use the internet

12.    Everyone in the world needs to speak English


13.    School uniforms should be optional

14.    Good manners are important

15.    School should start at 10am

16.    Homework should be banned

17.    All schools shoud have a partner school in another country

18.    Giraffe poo makes great compost 

19.    First Aid should be taught in all schools

20.    Mindfulness is an important aspect of the curriculum

21.    You should have to pass a test to own an animal 

22.    All pupils should have a laptop instead of a pen and paper

23.    Tests should be banned

24.    We should be allowed to paint and decorate our classroom

25.    Other