“The unexamined life is not worth living” (Socrates)
Increase empathy, improve trust and encourage self-reflection and dialogue
Communicating your thoughts in a respectful, empathetic and clear way.
The course’s objectives:
Introducing philosophical thought and self-reflection to the children.
Encouraging curiosity, discovery and creativity.
Opening children up to respectful and empathetic ways of conducting dialogue and discussion.
Getting children to listen to different ideas.
Creating curiosity about why others think differently and how to respect it.
Exploring fundamental philosophical concepts through everyday questions that children ask (and adults often struggle to answer).