A concept exercise most suitable for Yr 5 upwards.
Roger Sutcliffe & DialogueWorks
Roger is one of the world’s leading authorities on P4C and philosophical education. He was a founder and President of SAPERE, the UK charity promoting P4C, and President of ICPIC, the International Council for Philosophical Inquiry with Children. He graduated in Philosophy and Modern Languages at Oxford, and has taught at primary and secondary level. He trained in P4C under Professor Lipman. Roger is an outstanding facilitator of dialogue, with both large audiences and small groups. He is currently the president of DialogueWorks.
DialogueWorks provides training, support and resources in teaching that brings more thinking into learning. Its two main programmes are P4C Plus and Thinking Moves. They offer online or in-person training anywhere in the world, through programmes that we tailor to meet local needs and the priorities of individual schools.
It provides resources on its website for teachers, students, parents and trainers, covering all ages and curriculum areas.
Concept exercise touching on the idea of fair trade. Most suitable for Yr 5 upwards.
Advice, methods and photocopiable materials to assist philosophical dialogue with pupils aged 10 and over.
This year, 2008, is 15 years on from the murder of Stephen Lawrence. This edition of Newswise from 1999 marks the event and still gives us plenty to think about .
Some advice from an experienced practitioner.
A lesson outline and ways of developing thinking about a (fake) picture of a cat seeing a 'reflection' of a lion in a mirror.