Course: Philosophy for children II

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Course title Philosophy for children II
Course code KPEP/MFDK2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Laibrt Lukáš, Mgr.
  • Váchová Alena, PaedDr.
  • Svobodová Eva, Mgr.
Course content
1. Specifics of "philosophising" in pre-school, educationla strategies. Work with a philosophical story. Foreign literature on philosophical topics (e.g. friendship, dissimilarity, happiness, joy, far, time, death). Philosophical topics in Czech publications. 2. Philosophical topics in integrated education. Presentation of created thematic complexes with a philosophical theme.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Demonstration, Projection, Work activities (workshops), E-learning
Learning outcomes
The course, as a follow-up to the theoretical base, enables the students to try the methods and techniques of philosophising with children as well as an individual search for answers to various questions concerning human co-existence and experience.
Student uses suitable educational strategies for philosophising with preschool children, and introduces his own opinion in a philosophical dialogue.
Prerequisites
not required
KPEP/MFDK1

Assessment methods and criteria
Analysis of creative work (musical, visual, literary), Interview

Seminar paper with the topic of Dealing with a philosophical topic in preschool - project, realization, evaluation
Recommended literature
  • Čtvrtek, V.:. Pohádky z pařezové chaloupky Křemílka a Vochomůrky, Albatros, Praha, 2001.
  • Hrubín, F.:. Špalíček veršů a pohádek, Albatros, Praha, 2008.
  • Klíma, I.:. Jak daleko je slunce, Praha, Portál, 2012 Milne, A.A., Medvídek Pú, Praha Albatros, 1998.
  • Mrázková, D.:. Neplač, muchomůrko, Praha, Albatros 1981 Muller, E., Příběhy z měsíční houpačky, Praha, Portál, 2010.
  • Sharp, A. M.:. Nemocnice pro panenky, České Budějovice, TF JU, Centrum filozofie pro děti, 2010.
  • Sharp, A. M.:. Saša a Markétka, České Budějovice, TF JU, Centrum filozofie pro děti, 2011.
  • Svobodová E., Váchová A. a Vítečková M.:. Do školky za zvířátky: metodika práce s příběhy v MŠ. Praha, Portál, 2012.
  • Urban, I., Pojar, B., Štěpánek, M.:. Pojďte, pane, budeme si hrát, DVD KF, Praha, 2002.
  • Zoller, E.:. Učíme děti ptát se a přemýšlet, Praha, Portál, 2012.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Nursery School Teaching (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer