Why we believe in nurturing philosophical conversations in young people?

Author Clare-Rose Trevelyan, the founder of Red Wool Editions, gives an overview to children why she wrote the Young Philosophers Series.

Philosophy provides a space for young people to wonder out loud, together with parents, teachers, friends … about the meanings of life and all of the themes, riddles and complex contradictions that come with it. It is so important to do together because one (of many) key realisations is, that we can disagree on somethings and agree on others, and yet still be as one, still love one another.

Clare-Rose Trevelyan, Writer & Founder of Red Wool Editions

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The Young Philosophers Series

What is the purpose of life, in this place and time? Red Wool Editions commissioned 10 artists to depict 10 exotic islands that enable young philosophers to find where they belong. Click HERE to learn more

What if you were able to invent new meanings to old words all the time? This is an A to Z experience like no other, ready for a young philosopher to re-organise. Click HERE to learn more.

Fifty-two creatures escaped from Clare’s journals as she was trying to put them into stories. What happens next is inside-out storytelling, which young philosophers get under control. Click HERE to learn more

What happens when two bored aliens, Rio and Huxley, from the planet of Stuff meddle with life on Earth? What will young philosophers do when they come face to face with aliens and disasters? Click HERE to learn more

Educational Programs

We’ve also developed an educational programme for the middle-school years of Year 5 to 8.

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We’ll keep you well-resourced with interesting activities to do with your kids. The beauty of conversation is ever needed. The treasure of reading together and discussing feelings and idea is what we live for at Red Wool Editions