Harry Stottlemeier’s Discovery
Matthew Lipman, Australian adaptation by L.J. Splitter
Harry Stottlemeier’s Discovery (Years 4-7) focuses on the development of basic logic and reasoning skills within the context of ordinary language. The central characters in the story develop their own community of inquiry, bringing together different perspectives and ways of thinking. Harry deals with the criteria and principles which underlie good thinking in all subject areas and disciplines. The Teacher Manual to accompany this novel is Philosophical Inquiry.