A set of Ancient Greek Philosophers! You will love using these quality graphics on your resources and your students will love them too!
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A clip art set of Ancient Greek and Romans! You will love using these quality graphics on your resources and your students will love them too!
This 4-page document includes a comprehensive introduction to the first American Philosophy, Transcendentalism. The ideas of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau are highlighted. In addition to the teacher's lecture notes, this document
There are 33 questions in the attached PDF. The questions have no true right and wrong answer so children enjoy writing their thoughts and sharing them with the group. I've used these questions in small groups and as a whole class activity. They are
This PPT has 12 topics that I use to teach during the Enlightenment Unit in my 7th grade class. The topics are all very deep, and I find most of my 7th graders on the edge of their seats, but a few of them are quite lost. It would certainly work
Looking to teach your students about the Chaplet of Divine Mercy rosary. This religion education artifact is a one-of-a-kind learning experience of a lifetime. Over 80 pages is included in this package which includes prayer instruction posters.This
Socrates is known to the world through the writing of Plato. In “The Allegory of the Cave,” Socrates’ wisdom is presented through dialogue. The story has gone on to influence many pieces of literature, art, and film.
Students will view supporting
Do you agree with Albert Camus? This story of Sisyphus moves from his birth to the afterlife. Study questions are included. Students will have an opportunity to examine and discuss existentialism. A brief analysis of Camus' philosophy is written so
This worksheet is an excellent and compact tool for teaching or tracking personal life events or creative writing plot points related to Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey.
The Hero's Journey has philosophical, psychological and dramatic
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This 155-slide PPT unit presents the history of Western thought, from the Ancient Greeks until today, divided into eras and themes to understand trends and changes in the philosophical landscape.
This powerpoint (complete with discussion questions) is great for students who are just being introduced to existentialism! It can be paired with The Stranger or other novels as well.
Since existentialism is such a strange concept in itself, this
Nerd icon and best-selling author John Hodgman became a cult favorite with his famous radio essay first heard on the Public Radio International program, “This American Life” (2001). Hodgman has since gone on to star in the highly successful Apple
"The Myth of Sisyphus" and "The Stranger" by Albert Camus: A Guide is revised and enlarged. This is the result of years of study of Albert Camus' writing.
1. A detailed introduction to the intellectual background;
2. A detailed commentary
I used this unit to introduce major themes of catholic social teaching. I begin with the difference between small and large scale societies (intellectually influenced by anthropology and the book Small is Beautiful: Economics as if People Matter by
This must have Omega English product contains an 2 page Anticipation Guide for the short story, “The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas,” by Ursula K Le Guin. This product stimulates student’s interest, builds curiosity, activates their prior
Pictures come alive to the gentle sounds of nature in Polly Wolly Willy Woggle, an animated ebook of rhymes for young children first published as Mother Nature Rhymes. Written and illustrated by D. B. Johnson, author of nine picture books, including
This worksheet (can also be used as a take-home quiz) is to be used in conjunction with the PowerPoint entitled, “What is Philosophy?” (see my store). It consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions. In order to complete the
Are you planning to take a course in philosophies of education? This 74-slide PowerPoint presentation includes an overview of the philosophies and theories listed below. Included are quotes for discussion of each philosophy and theory; and
This activity is short and provides a humorous intorduction to a philosophy class. It may seem silly to students, but once the class gets into it, it will help reduce anxiety that students may feel about this subject.
Students pretend that are at a
Super clear, easy to understand flash cards that equip the student with the basics of philosophy, thinking biases and fallacies. The ultimate end is to help the student learn critical thinking skills through understanding previous great thinkers
The following PowerPoint Presentation addresses the issue of Catholic sexual morality from the ground up (anthropologically and existentially). It incorporates what John Paul II's Theology of the Body tells us with what our bodies themselves reveal
What is philosophy? What did Socrates, Aristotle, and Immanuel Kant say about it? What are the five main branches of philosophy? These questions, among other topics, are covered in this 36-slide PowerPoint presentation taken straight from my
QUOTES FROM THE FOLLOWING GREAT MINDS: CHARLES DICKENS, EDGAR ALLAN POE, ALAN WATTS, LAU TZU, RALPH WALDO EMERSON, GEORGE BERNARD SHAW, ZHUANGZI, MARTIN BUBER, FRANCOUIS RABLELAIS, LUDWIG WITTGENSTEIN, PLATO, HENRY DAVID THOREAU, BERTRAND RUSSELL,
The film "Seven Years in Tibet" serves as a wonderful illustration of how the values of Eastern and Western Civilizations contrast one another. This product contains both a viewing guide for the film as well as an essay outline to help your
Philosophy lesson plan
Pre college philosophy
This is great value having students study philosophy while in high school if nothing more than just satisfying their impulse of purpose of human life in general and of their own lives in particular.
An apologetic approach to the case for Jesus loosely based on the five classical arguments for the existence of God (teleological, cosmological, moral, historical, ontological). Complete with over 100 citations from some of the greatest Christian
Use the script for the original play [included] as an introduction to the morality plays performed to celebrate dates on the seasonal Christian Calendar. Performances occurred on moveable stages pulled from town to town.
Then challenge your
This is a collection of quotes on education from various famous people such as; Abraham Lincoln, Confucius, Tom Bodett, B.B. King etc. There are twelve (12) quotes, each on a seperate page and ready for displaying. They are saved as a jpeg file.
Obsession with another-to-become a lover is likened to an addiction of discovery. Multifaceted and seductive two mesmerized friends take their disclosures beyond the physical limits. Their all encompassing relationship consumes a psychic prowess
This is a simple test for comprehension of the first four books of Plato's Republic. I gave it to my 7th grade (on grade level) class and the scores ranged from 10% to 105%. It is best for following up a class discussion of major themes. I made
This guide is a TASK TOOL only- it is designed simply to keep students watching the video. It does NOT contain HOT questions since I don't know the purpose for you showing the film to students.
No need to pay for additional license.
Starts with a concept map displaying the different fields and areas of study that pretain to the study of consciousness. Goes into Platonic Forms, Roger Penrose's 3 mysteries/ 3 worlds diagram, A Mind/Body Philosophy. AI,Quantum Mechanics, and the
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This 155-slide unit presents the history of Western thought, from the Ancient Greeks until today, divided into eras and themes to understand trends and changes in the philosophical landscape. As this
This is a set of posters I made for my class of 5th grade gifted and high achievers, mostly but not all focusing on education and learning. They're great for writing prompts, Socratic seminars, and teaching about Eastern philosophies.
Partimos de una selección de tres fragmentos de tres obras maestras de la literatura: "Cándido o el optimismo" de Voltaire, "Fausto" de Goethe, y "Las flores del mal" de Baudelaire.
Se propone una consigna de escritura a partir de un tema en común
Ways of Knowing - this is the second in a series of three PowerPoint presentations designed to introduce the components of The Theory of Knowledge. This particular presentation along with the printable workbook looks at how we know what we know. The
This powerpoint offers an excellent introduction to philosophy for students through using thought experiments to explore the areas of logic, epistemology, metaphysics, aesthetics, and ethics. It is designed to spark discussion and active students'
The Renaissance and Reformation set is the opportunity to obtain Sets 4, 5 and 6 of Spanking Plato at a reduced cost. Both are included in one unit: The Renaissance and Reformation.
Set 4 is the story of the Martin Luther and John
This unit introduces the student to the debate in ethics today between objective and subjective truth. It looks at why, or how, one might still be able to pose moral arguments in this difficult climate. It teaches students how to form and analyze
An explanation of the philosophy of Aristotle, the great Greek thinker. The philosophy of Aristotle is one of the greatest philosophies that the world has ever seen, or is ever likely to see. If it does not solve all problems, it does render the
Engage your students in this moral inventory project. Throughout this project, students are asked to conduct a short survey revolving around the overarching question: Is the happiness of the majority, worth sacrificing the happiness of the
This is a worksheet for students to take notes on logic, ethics, aesthetics, epistemology, and metaphysics. Nice graphic organizer.
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