Philosophy for Children

P4C Curriculum information can be found here.

P4C Outside the Classroom…

Each month there will be a new stimulus for discussion at home with the family. Everyone sees and thinks something different, which leads to such rich discussions and deeper insights into understanding each other.

Have a look at the 4 Cs before your discussion and see if you can embody the P4C ethos. 

Why is Imagination Important? 

Which of these quotes about imagination do you like best? Why?

  • “Everything you can imagine is real.” – Pablo Picasso
  • “Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.” – Albert Einstein
  • “Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one.” – Terry Pratchett
  • “Imagination is like a muscle. I found out that the more I wrote, the bigger it got.”  – Philip José Farmer
  • “Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.” – Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland