Unit Outline (9 lessons)

Name of units: a. Mindset (continued),  b. Interesting Philosophical IdeasThemes: Mindset, Intelligence, Learning, Knowledge, Value of a life, Truth, Imagination (Ethics, Metaphysics, Epistemology, Social and Political Philosophy, Logic and Reasoning) Books used for

Unit Outline (9 lessons)

Name of unit: Famous philosophical problems; Mindset** Mindset Unit adapted from one written by Liz Fynes-Clinton, 2014Themes:  a). Famous philosophical problems – moral dilemmas (Ethics)                 b). Mindset, Intelligence, Learning, Knowledge - (Metaphysics: Mind -

Unit Outline (10 lessons)

Name of unit: Famous philosophical problems; Mindset** Mindset Unit adapted from one written by Liz Fynes-Clinton, 2014Themes:  a). Famous philosophical problems – moral dilemmas (Ethics)                  b).  Mindset, Intelligence, Learning, Knowledge - (Metaphysics: Mind -

Unit Outline (10 Lessons)

Name of unit: Famous philosophical problems; Mindset** Mindset Unit adapted from one written by Liz Fynes-Clinton, 2014Themes:  a). Famous philosophical problems – moral dilemmas (Ethics)                  b).  Mindset, Intelligence, Learning, Knowledge - (Metaphysics: Mind -

Unit Outline (8 Lessons)

Name of unit: Who Cares?Themes: Social Justice, Reasoning (Social and Political Philosophy/Ethics, Logic and Reasoning), Books used for this unit:Chesters, Fynes-Clinton, Hinton, and Scholl, (2013) Philosophical and Ethical Inquiry for Students in the

Unit 1 Outline (9 lessons)

Unit Plan Year 7 Term 1 Name of unit: Introduction to Philosophical Inquiry/What Makes Me, Me?Themes: Identity (Metaphysics/Epistemology)Books used for this unit:Chesters, Fynes-Clinton, Hinton, and Scholl, (2013) Philosophical and Ethical

Lesson 9: Reflection

This term we have discussed being a learner, explored some big philosophical ideas and problems, and further developed our skills in building analogies and inquiring together. Please download and distribute

Lesson 8: Plato’s Cave

Year 7, Term 4 Unit: Big Ideas in Philosophy Lesson type: Community of Philosophical InquiryTheme: Reality and appearance (Metaphysics, Epistemology, Logic and Reasoning) Specific inquiry skill: Exploring disagreement | Rule

Lesson 7: Animal Rights

Year 7, Term 4 Unit: Big Ideas in Philosophy Lesson type: Activity and DiscussionTheme: Should animals have rights? (Ethics, Logic and Reasoning) Specific inquiry skill: Different points of view |