Why do we think what we think when we’re thinking?

"If Billy's brain's in Millie's body... which one is Billy?" Woah! Infants go nuts working their ideas out.

“If Billy’s brain’s in Millie’s body… which one is Billy?” Woah! Infants go nuts working their ideas out.

You’d think school was always about thinking, wouldn’t you? At Tufnell Park it certainly will be after today, when The Philosophy Man came to give all the children (and adults, too!) the debating, negotiating, imagining, reasoning, brain-wrangling Learning Treat of a lifetime.

Our kids threw themselves into it, tackling every question with gusto and coming home buzzing with ideas.  And the point? Well, thinking really is fun, and if thinking’s fun… then learning’s fun, too. Right? Or wrong? Discuss…