Browsing All posts tagged under »p4c«

Taking notes like Tony

November 22, 2010


I don’t know about you, but I’ve always been one to use what I would have called ‘mind maps’ both in and out of the classroom. They’ve gone by many names over the years: spider diagrams, brain storms or thought showers to name but a few. Then last summer, I went on a Philosophy for […]

Mapping from memory

October 13, 2010


  This week in class I’ve allocated some time to team building and tasks that develop collaboration and cooperation. It also felt like the right time to begin doing some Philosophy for Children (P4C) enquiries. Before launching straight into a first enquiry (or thinking circle as I refer to them with the children) though, some rules and guidelines […]

Finally… I’m at the beginning!

October 11, 2010


After a bit of too-ing and fro-ing and dabbling with a few sites, I’ve set up and I’m here to stay… for a bit at least! While I still plan to share P4C resources, I was beginning to feel having a blog dedicated solely to that was a bit restricting. I wanted to the […]