INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY FOR CHILDREN COURSE
Carnarvon Primary School NG13 8EH. Friday July 4th 2014 –9am-3 pm
Sara Stanley specialises in a storied approach to developing Critical Thinking Enquiry based classrooms.
She is a National and International speaker and Educational consultant and SAPERE P4C Trainer. She is currently also involved in long term and future educational projects in South African Townships.
Why Think? Philosophical Play 3-11 (Continuum Bloomsbury 2012)
But Why? (NEP 2004)
Creating Enquiring Minds (Continuum 2006 & reprinted 2014)
Sara Stanley leads this one day course offering a practical and thought provoking introduction to raising standards across the Primary curriculum through critical philosophy.
How to develop a community of enquiry for respect and understanding.
How practitioners can develop and support facilitation of children’s questions and ideas.
How daily Question Board activities can be used to develop reasoning and understanding of philosophical concepts.
How philosophy can be used to develop creative,critical thinking skills.
How to use picture books to explore philosophical themes.
Resources, games and activities to develop higher order thinking.
Practical examples of children’s work.
How to work with parents to open up thinking and communication at home and the community
Course Cost; £110 per person
To keep costs low Lunch is not provided.
Please note places are limited to 20.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for BOOKING FORM