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The Global Church - Christianity GCSE

The Global Church - Christianity GCSE

This is a PPT led lesson covering the nature and extent of Christian influence across the world. It also examines the priorities for the Christian church on a global scale and how both Catholic and Protestant churches achieve and use their influence. This contains all the information necessary for the GCSE specification along with links, resources and differentiated tasks.
mr.payne
Pilgrimage - four sites of Christian Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage - four sites of Christian Pilgrimage

For teachers of GCSE Religious Studies. This is a PPT led lesson that includes all the information, tasks, links and a worksheet etc. needed to explain the significance and history of four sites of pilgrimage in Christianity, as specified in the GCSE specification. Pilgrimage 1 (also available) covers the nature, history and importance of pilgrimage in Christianity.
mr.payne
Pilgrimage - the nature, history and importance for Christians

Pilgrimage - the nature, history and importance for Christians

For teachers of GCSE Religious Studies. This is a PPT led lesson that includes all the information, tasks, links etc. needed to cover the nature, history and importance of pilgrimage in Christianity, as specified in the GCSE specification. Pilgrimage 2 (also available) covers four pilgrimage sites named in the Edexcel specification.
mr.payne
Ramadan Full Lesson KS2/3 Activity Sheet

Ramadan Full Lesson KS2/3 Activity Sheet

Help to improve literacy and reading skills with this reading comprehension looking at the history and practices of Ramadan. Pupils are asked to read an article about Ramadan and then answer questions on the information they have just learned. There is then a group activity to bring the whole class together at the end of the lesson. This resource includes a detailed sheet of example answers for teachers. First News comprehensions are excellent for guided reading, SATS preparation, and improving literacy in the classroom.
FirstNews
Ten Commandments Bundle

Ten Commandments Bundle

Two fully resourced lessons concerning an introduction to the 10 Commandments and their relevance today - complete with a 10 Commandments Assembly / Act of Collective Worship
hundredacre15
Jewish views on life after death

Jewish views on life after death

PowerPoint crated for the Edexcel GCSE course. the lesson includes information on Jewish views on life after death and also an activity for students to discuss divergent attitudes. Also GCSE style questions plus answers are included.
siedle1986
Jewish food laws

Jewish food laws

Lesson created for the Edexcel GCSE on Jewish food laws. the lesson includes explanations and sources of wisdom and authority. I have also included directed differentiation tasks for students to complete and a frame to help with the D style questions.
siedle1986
Good friday

Good friday

Key stage 3 lesson on Good Friday. i have included a link to a clip on youtube however just in case the link doesnt work, here is is; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryG-Peyyv7w&pbjreload=10 lesson also includes oppertunity for students to practice Bible skills.
siedle1986
The design argument

The design argument

Lesson aimed at the new Edexcel Religious Studies GCSE covering arguments for the existence of God, the design argument. This is for the Catholic papers philosophy and ethics unit. the lesson also includes a few clips which I have mainly used youtube for and the links can be found on the slides Includes sample of practice questions with answers for self or peer marking.
siedle1986
Malaikah  - PPT lesson on the Muslim view of Angels

Malaikah - PPT lesson on the Muslim view of Angels

For teachers of GCSE Religious Studies. This covers the nature and importance of angels in Islam and individual characteristics of those named in the Qur’an. Each are accompanied with tasks, (including a thought-provoking starter/discussion point and plenary), to ensure that students get all the important bits written up in their text books. To simplify or save time if required, there is also a worksheet included. In other words, everything students need to know accordingly to the GCSE specification.
mr.payne
Christianity - Discipleship in the New Testament

Christianity - Discipleship in the New Testament

This is a PowerPoint Presentation and worksheet that can be used for KS3 and KS4 or Junior and Leaving Cert classes. It can be used in both a denominational and non-denominational classroom context. It can be used as part of a module on Christianity. The PPT contains a basic introduction to the idea of discipleship in the New Testament. The Presentation also includes some discussion and writing tasks for the students to do. Learning objectives are stated at the start of the presentation. There is also a PDF worksheet included which includes extra information on discipleship and the same exercises as in the PPT.
katiemurphy111
What does Malala believe?

What does Malala believe?

A lesson I used for an observations with year 7. It discusses the importance of education for girls and how this links to Muslim beliefs about education and gaining kowledge. Tasks include - annotating Qur’an quotes, ordering Malala’s life events and discussing whether or not education should be included in the 5 Pillars of Islam. There is an assessment and grading grid at the end.
Cassylj24
Eduqas A level model essay on the Trinity (AO1 AO2)

Eduqas A level model essay on the Trinity (AO1 AO2)

This is a modelled answer on the Trinity with a task for the following question for Eduqas Spec: a) Examine the origin and significance of the Trinity (20) b) ‘The Trinity is not necessary to understand God.’ Evaluate this statement (30)
lazz_mac
Kosher Food laws

Kosher Food laws

Created for Edexcel spec B Kosher food laws Video clips Starter activities Class discussion points Baseline assessment Sources of wisdom and authority
joanna_lee700
An Introduction to the History of Islam

An Introduction to the History of Islam

This bundle consists of three different presentations on: The early life of Muhammad. The development of Islam. The spread of Islam. Each resource consists of a PowerPoint Presentation that uses bright attractive colours and pictures throughout. At the end of each presentation there is a questions section that can either be used for orally or for written work at the end of the lesson. Additionally each presentation uses ‘thought bubbles’ throughout to highlight key questions and points of interest.
katiemurphy111
Places of Worship

Places of Worship

A lesson on the places of worship with a focus on the Mosque as well as the Catholic Church. There is extra information in the notes section for teachers to refer to and videos that the teacher can show students - feel free to tweak to your liking!
flyporsh
Christianity - Historical sources for Jesus

Christianity - Historical sources for Jesus

This is a presentation about the historical sources about the life and death of Jesus. It covers the meaning of different kinds of historical sources (primary and secondary) as well as contemporaneous historical sources from the time of Jesus. This is suitable for one full lesson period. Learning objectives are included at the start of the presentation. This lesson can be used for KS3 or KS4 or Junior and Leaving Certificate in either a denominational or non-denominational classroom setting.
katiemurphy111
Islam - The Spread of Islam

Islam - The Spread of Islam

This is a presentation about the spread of Islam after the death of Muhammad. It covers from the time of his death until the last of the Four Rightly-Guided Caliphs. This is suitable for one full lesson period. Learning objectives are included at the start of the presentation. It also includes questions at the end of the presentation that can either be completed orally by the students, or as a full writing activity. There are plenty of thought bubbles throughout the presentation for further discussion of important ideas with the class. This lesson can be used for KS3 or KS4 in either a denominational or non-denominational classroom setting.
katiemurphy111
Islam - The Development of Islam

Islam - The Development of Islam

This is a presentation about the development of Islam under the Prophet of Islam, Muhammad. It covers from the time of his revelation until his death in 632 CE. This is suitable for one full lesson period. Learning objectives are included at the start of the presentation. It also includes questions at the end of the presentation that can either be completed orally by the students, or as a full writing activity. There are plenty of thought bubbles throughout the presentation for further discussion of important ideas with the class. This lesson can be used for KS3 or KS4 in either a denominational or non-denominational classroom setting.
katiemurphy111
Islam  - Early Years of the Prophet Muhammad

Islam - Early Years of the Prophet Muhammad

This is a presentation about the early years of the Prophet of Islam, Muhammad. It covers Arabia from the time of his birth up until his revelation from God. This is suitable for one full lesson period. Learning objectives are included at the start of the presentation. It also includes questions at the end of the presentation that can either be completed orally by the students, or as a full writing activity. There are plenty of thought bubbles throughout the presentation for further discussion of important ideas with the class. This lesson can be used for KS3 or KS4 in either a denominational or non-denominational classroom setting.
katiemurphy111
Ramadan 2018 - with Widgit Symbols

Ramadan 2018 - with Widgit Symbols

Ramadan 2018 - with Widgit Symbols Resources for Islamic Holy month of Ramadan. 13 activities including a Ramadan calendar, story, flashcards word search and information on Ramadan. This resource was created in InPrint 3 Widgit Symbols supports vocabulary development across the primary curriculum for all students, as well as helping individuals with special needs, autism or speech and language difficulties.
Widgit_Software
GCSE Knowledge Organisers x4 - Islam

GCSE Knowledge Organisers x4 - Islam

These great revision tools enable pupils to revise content, key words and quotes. They can be used alongside a unit or in revision in the run up to the exam. All my students have given good feedback about using them. I often give them these sheets with missing boxes to test learning or ask them to form points and development from a quote. Works well with all abilities This bundle includes all of the topics for Religion, peace and conflict through Islam.
TeacherofThought