Recently, we have begun to really dive into deep-thinking questions in our classroom. We just read the fantastic book Q is for Question by Tiffany Poirier. This is a book of philosophy for children that focuses on many deep issues like utopia, truth, and nature versus nurture.
Why do people and all living things exist? -Pawan
Who made light? -Navi
What if there was no gravity? -Hareum
Why is the Earth bigger than some planets? -Nathan
How was any living thing created? -Steven
If the world is so great, why is there war? -
Why is Pluto a dwarf planet and not a normal planet? -Jayda
What makes people good or bad? -Michelle
What if the sun blacked out? -Langson
Why do birds chirp? -Ryan W.
Why do flowers have pollen in them? -
If the sky is blue, why is space black? -
Will everything ever be free so poor people can buy everything they want? -Juliet
Why doesn’t life exist on other planets? -Jasmine
Why is pollution bad for the environment? -Mario
When is the world going to end? -Aero
What if there are no black holes in space? -Alexandra
Will scientists be able to create new things? -Franchesca
Why are there trees everywhere? -Alena
What would it be like if humans were animals and animals were humans? -Ryan A.
What if everyone lived forever? -Alta