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. In sum, it boils down to this question: What is the point of life and how ought it to be lived? At the of the end of the year students will be aware of the general teaching of tradition of philosophy that if we live as we ought, we shall know things as they are, our vision will help us to live ought, we shall know things as they are, our vision will help us to live as we ought. Philosophy, then is a record of the souls adventure in the cosmos. Students will understand that as in the words of Socrates in Plato's Apology "The unexamined life is not worth living in."