Why Should I Be Good?

Image for Why Should I Be Good?Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

Duration: 5 minutes

A boy finds a ring of invisibility and must decide what to do with it in this animated parable exploring the concept of morality and where our motives to do good come from. Part of a series of five fun and engaging short films that explore fundamental philosophical concepts through everyday questions that children ask, and adults often struggle to answer.

The films provide a springboard into wider philosophical exploration and debate in the classroom and beyond. Each film consists of a beautifully animated parable, intercut with a variety of different children's responses.

The series explore concepts such as morality, identity, perception and equality and aim to help Key Stage 2 students to think laterally and creatively.

Credits

Narrator
Robert Webb

Broadcasts

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss