Moss Bury Primary School

Webb Rise, Stevenage, Hertfordshire SG1 5PA

01438 222300

Welcome to Moss Bury Primary School and Nursery!

Mossy Philosophy


To compliment our teaching of RE, we have started to teach a

‘philosophy of life’

to our children. This will be taught during circle times, in assemblies and other times throughout the year.

By teaching ‘Mossy Philosophy’ we hope that it will:

  • Promote resilience and independence
  • Help deal with emotional and behavioural issues
  • Promote positive mental health
  • Give children an alternative outlook on how to see themselves, their problems and how normal life issues can be dealt with to promote a happier life


There are 8 main elements to our Mossy Philosophy Topic which are intended to form the starting points of conversations and discussions.

The 8 main elements are: