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Card Sort: Euthanasia - What are the arguments for and against?

Card Sort: Euthanasia - What are the arguments for and against?

There have recently been a number of controversial cases in the news over the issue of Euthanasia. Can the taking of another human life to stop suffering ever be justified? This outstanding resources has been tried and tested in the classroom over many years and aims to help students understand some of the arguments for and against voluntary Euthanasia. It can be used as a starter, plenary or main activity to accompany any main stream text book or resource on this topic. The nature of the task means that it appeals to the full range of ability. The main activity involves getting students to cut out the cards in lesson, organize them into their most persuasive order and then sick into their books before they have a go at the extended writing activity / discussion. Alternatively, they can create a key and then sort through the cards and then stick the sheet into their book or you could cut out the cards and place them into an envelope for them to sort prior to a discussion on the topic. This is a great resource that can be easily adapted to suit your classroom and expectations. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Word Document which contains a learning objective, instructions, two heading cards as well as fourteen statements that can sorted under them. The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Moral Ethics and Philosophy Know: What is Euthanasia? Understand: What are the arguments for and against Euthanasia? Evaluate: Are there any circumstances in which is acceptable to take another life? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - what is Euthanasia? Explain - the arguments for and against Euthanasia? Analyse - Are there any circumstances in which it is acceptable to take another life? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more quality time with the people who matter. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
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Card Sort: Euthanasia For & Against

Card Sort: Euthanasia For & Against

There have recently been a number of controversial cases in the news over the issue of Euthanasia. Can the taking of another human life to stop suffering ever be justified? This outstanding resources has been tried and tested in the classroom over many years and aims to help students understand some of the arguments for and against voluntary Euthanasia. It can be used as a starter, plenary or main activity to accompany any main stream text book or resource on this topic. The nature of the task means that it appeals to the full range of ability. The main activity involves getting students to cut out the cards in lesson, organise them into their most persuasive order and then sick into their books before they have a go at the extended writing activity / discussion. Alternatively, they can create a key and then sort through the cards and then stick the sheet into their book or you could cut out the cards and place them into an envelope for them to sort prior to a discussion on the topic. This is a great resource that can be easily adapted to suit your classroom and expectations. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Word Document which contains a learning objective, instructions, two heading cards as well as fourteen statements that can sorted under them. The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Social, Moral, Spiritual Values Know: What is Euthanasia? Understand: What are the arguments for and against Euthanasia? Evaluate: Are there any circumstances in which is acceptable to take another life? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - what is Euthanasia? Explain - the arguments for and against Euthanasia? Analyse - Are there any circumstances in which it is acceptable to take another life? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more quality time with the people who matter. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
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Card Sort: Pacifism For & Against

Card Sort: Pacifism For & Against

Nothing divides opinion like the issue of war and pacifism. Is there such a thing as a just war? Can the taking of another life ever be justified? This outstanding resources has been tried and tested in the classroom over many years and aims to help students understand some of the arguments for and against pacifism. It can be used as a starter, plenary or main activity to accompany any main stream text book or resource on this topic. The nature of the task means that it appeals to the full range of ability. The main activity involves getting students to cut out the cards in lesson, organise them into their most persuasive order and then sick into their books before they have a go at the extended writing activity / discussion. Alternatively, they can create a key and then sort through the cards and then stick the sheet into their book or you could cut out the cards and place them into an envelope for them to sort prior to a discussion on the topic. This is a great resource that can be easily adapted to suit your classroom and expectations. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Word Document which contains a learning objective, instructions, two heading cards as well as fourteen statements that can sorted The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Social, Moral, Spiritual Values Know: What is pacifism? Understand: What are the arguments for and against pacifism? Evaluate: Are there any circumstances in which is acceptable to take another life? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - what is pacifism? Explain - the arguments for and against pacifism? Analyse - Are there any circumstances in which it is acceptable to take another life? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more quality time with the people who matter. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
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OCR: Religious and Ethics: Utilitarianism Learning Mat

OCR: Religious and Ethics: Utilitarianism Learning Mat

This is a workbook indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Utilitarianism, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. A3 Word document and A4 PDF included, for campatibility. Resource Includes: Bentham (utility) Hedonic calculus Mill’s utilitarianism Act and rule utilitarianism Analysing utilitarianism Peter Singer (preference utilitarianism) Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
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OCR: Religion and Ethics: Utilitarianism Work Book

OCR: Religion and Ethics: Utilitarianism Work Book

This is a workbook indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Utilitarianism, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. It is a 26 page document (PDF also included) to support your learners. These workbooks are ideal for independent study or set as topic-specific homework/revision. Resource Includes: Bentham (utility) Hedonic calculus Mill’s utilitarianism Act and rule utilitarianism Analysing utilitarianism Peter Singer (preference utilitarianism) *Exam questions (35 marks) and exam technique Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
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Card Sort: Animal Rights?

Card Sort: Animal Rights?

The issue of whether animals should have rights has divided the community for a long time. It is interesting to note that at the same time as William Wilberforce was arguing for the abolition of the slave trade he was also arguing for animal rights and helped to set up an organisation which eventually became be know as the RSPCA. This great resource is designed to help students understand some of the main arguments put forward by both sides. It can be used with a range of abilities and has never failed to get my students excited, engaged, whilst improving their understanding of the topic. It be used alongside any main stream text book or video clip as a starter, mini plenary or a consolidation exercise. When you purchase this resource, you will be able to download a single page Word Document which contains a learning objective, instructions, two heading cards as well as twelve statements that can sorted to help summarise the arguments. The aims of this lesson / activity are: Theme: Rights and Responsibilities Know: How are animals currently treated differently to humans? Understand: What are the arguments for and against improving animal rights? Evaluate: Should animals be given the same rights as human beings? WILF - What am I Looking For? Identify and describe - how are animals currently treated differently to humans? Explain - the arguments for and against improving animal rights? Analyse - Should animals be given the same rights as human beings? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more quality time with the people who matter. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
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OCR Religion and Ethics: Kantian Ethics: Learning Mat

OCR Religion and Ethics: Kantian Ethics: Learning Mat

This is a workbook indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Kantian Ethics, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. Download as an A3 Word document and as an A4 PDF, for compatibility. Resource Includes: Kant and duty Hypothetical and Categorical Imperatives Kant’s three formulas Application of Kantian Ethics Assessing the idea of duty Analysing Kantian ethics Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
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OCR: Religion and Ethics: Kantian Ethics Work Book

OCR: Religion and Ethics: Kantian Ethics Work Book

This is a workbook indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Kantian Ethics, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. It is a 26 page document (PDF also included) to support your learners. These workbooks are ideal for independent study or set as topic-specific homework/revision. Resource Includes: Kant and duty Hypothetical and Categorical Imperatives Kant’s three formulas Application of Kantian Ethics Assessing the idea of duty Analysing Kantian ethics Exam questions (35 marks each) and technique Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
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OCR Religion and Ethics: Situation Ethics Learning Mat

OCR Religion and Ethics: Situation Ethics Learning Mat

This is a learning mat indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Situation Ethics, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. Download as a Word document and as a PDF, for compatibility. Resource Includes: Fletcher Agape Four working principles Six propositions Application of Situation Ethics Situationism as a religious theory Analysing SE Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
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OCR Religion and Ethics: Situation Ethics Workbook

OCR Religion and Ethics: Situation Ethics Workbook

This is a workbook indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Situation Ethics, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. It is a 24 page document (PDF also included) to support your learners. These workbooks are ideal for independent study or set as topic-specific homework/revision. Resource Includes: Fletcher Agape Four working principles Six propositions Application of Situation Ethics Situationism as a religious theory Analysing SE Exam questions (35 marks each) and technique Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
CreativeRE
OCR Religion and Ethics: Natural Law Learning Mat Revision

OCR Religion and Ethics: Natural Law Learning Mat Revision

This is a learning mat indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Natural Law, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. The PDF is also included, for compatibility. Resource Includes: Aristotle’s idea of telos Four tiers of law (Aquinas) Primary and secondary precepts (Aquinas) Applying Natural Law and the doctrine of double effect Analaysis of arguments Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
CreativeRE
OCR Religion and Ethics: Natural Law Workbook

OCR Religion and Ethics: Natural Law Workbook

This is a workbook indented for independent study or revision for the topic of Religion and Ethics: Natural Law, as part of the OCR AS/A Level specification, although it can be applied across specifications. It is a 26 page document (PDF also included) to support your learners. These workbooks are ideal for independent study or set as topic-specific homework/revision. Resource Includes: Aristotle’s idea of telos Four tiers of law (Aquinas) Primary and secondary precepts (Aquinas) Applying Natural Law and the doctrine of double effect Analaysis of arguments Exam questions (35 marks) with exam technique Created with the OCR RS AS/A Level in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils’ RE/RS education in general - which is what we’re all here for!
CreativeRE
Religious Education: RE P4C Debate

Religious Education: RE P4C Debate

£1 for the next 24 hours!!! Religious Education: RE P4C Debate Never plan a debate lesson again! This resource will enable you to stage a debate lesson with no prior planning. The lesson format has been tried and tested many times with great success. Pupils love the flexibilit of a lesson such as this. It is the perfect lesson to end the school year. This philosophical debate lesson that has the potential to cover a 2 hour session. It includes: 100 different philosophical questions GENERATOR-some fun, some philosophical, some about themselves. 3 different TeachElite timers- 2, 5 & 15 minutes, YouTube Link Discussion Points Clear Sims and Objectives, Random group selector INTERACTIVE GRAPH for voting on a question to debate. We would love a review (if you have time) If you review this resource we will give you another resource of the same value for FREE.<br /> <br /> We hope that you enjoy this resource! We would love your feedback, if you like what you see, please follow us: on Tes <a href=“https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/TeachElite”>TeachElite’s Shop</a> click the’Follow this Author button’ . We will keep you updated on any sales we throw or FREEBIES we upload. <br /> <br /> You can find us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TeachEliteRE<br /> and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TeachElite/
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Is Kantian Ethics helpful

Is Kantian Ethics helpful

Kantian Ethics OCR . This powerpoint gives examples from Pojman which show Kantian ethics is not wholly successful. It looks at whether motive or consequences are more important in ethical decision making and considers whether Kantian ethics is too abstract when it comes to deciding right and wrong action.
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Kantian Ethics a discussion of the three postulates

Kantian Ethics a discussion of the three postulates

Kantian Ethics OCR. This powerpoint enables students to be able to outline the three postulates, Freedom, Immortality and God and demonstrate how they link to each other. They also evaluate whether the concept of freedom, immorality or God is of more value.
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Edexcel A-Level RS Philosophy Notes

Edexcel A-Level RS Philosophy Notes

Notes for Paper 1 of the Edexcel Religious Studies specification, including the following topics: 1.1 Design Argument 1.2 Cosmological Argument 1.3 Ontological Argument 2.1 The nature of religious experience 2.2 Influence of religious experience as an argument for the existence of God 3.1 Problem of evil and suffering 3.2 Theodicies and solutions to the problem of suffering 4.1 Analogy and Symbol 4.2 Verification and falsification debates 4.3 Language games 5.1 Context to critiques of religious belief 5.2 A comparison between Bertrand Russell and Frederick Copleston
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Edexcel A-Level RS Ethics Notes

Edexcel A-Level RS Ethics Notes

Notes for Paper 2 of the Edexcel Religious Studies specification, including the following topics: 1.1 Environmental issues 1.2 Equality 2.1 Utilitarianism 2.2 Situation Ethics 2.3 Natural Moral Law 3.1 War and peace 3.2 Sexual Ethics 4.1 Meta-ethics 4.2 The relationship between religion and morality 5.1 A comparison of the work of Immanuel Kant and Aristotle 6.1 Issues in medical ethics
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Edexcel A-Level RS Christianity Notes

Edexcel A-Level RS Christianity Notes

Notes for Paper 4 of the Edexcel Religious Studies specification, including the following topics: 1.1 The nature of God as personal and as Creator 1.2 The Trinity 1.3 The nature of the Church 1.4 Key moral principles 2.1 The Bible 2.2 The nature and role of Jesus 3.1 The diversity of practice in the Eucharist 3.2 The diversity of practice in creative expressions 4.1 Science 4.2 Secularisation 4.3 New movements in theology 5.1 Atonement theory 5.2 A comparison of key ideas in the work of Karl Barth and John Hick 6.1 Pluralism and diversity 6.2 Equality and discrimination
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World Religions : Belief, Life and Death

World Religions : Belief, Life and Death

10 hour of KS3 RE lessons with a focus on World Religions, the importance of tradition and and adherence to scripture during life and the issues of morality and belief surrounding death and the afterlife. All world religions are included, with the largest focus on Christianity (as prescribed by UK Dept for Education), and then the second largest focus on Islam (as the UK’s second largest religion). Originally created for KS3 but easily editable for KS4 as lots of GCSE-prep style activities. Lessons included: Religion, beliefs and life: World Religions, symbolism and Holy Books Why have traditions and what is the difference between fact and belief? Why believe in God? Pilgrimages - why is this tradition important in the six largest World Religions? How can belief split a religion? Catholics and Protestant focus (Reformation) Why are we prejudice against those with different beliefs? (Islamophobia focus) Religion, beliefs and death Why believe in a life after death? Why believe in a Heaven and Hell? Do we all have an immortal soul and what does this mean? Introduction to Sanctity of Life - Euthanasia Focus Includes: 10 x 1 hour Powerpoints, differentiated worksheets for all tasks, clips with question activities, group tasks, essay and literacy focus tasks - everything you need to teach an engaging KS3 unit. More RE lessons for KS3 and KS4 can be found here. xxy2
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Second Year Homework Pack

Second Year Homework Pack

This 36 page pack covers HW activities for all topics within the second year: Philosophy, Ethics and Christian Thought. This includes research activities, essay style questions and extension activities to develop students’ understanding.
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Religious Philosophy (4 lessons)

Religious Philosophy (4 lessons)

4 hours of lessons about religious philosophy, questions of evil, God and the Devil, existence and suffering. Created as an introduction to philosophy for a KS3 RE unit. Originally created for KS3 but easily editable for KS4 as lots of GCSE-prep style activities. Includes: 4 x 1 hour Powerpoints, differentiated worksheets for all tasks, clips with question activities, group tasks, debate tasks, classroom philosophical experiments, extended writing essay and literacy focus tasks - everything you need to teach an engaging short KS3 unit. More RE lessons for KS3 and KS4 can be found here.
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Comprehensive RE/Philosophy Classroom Display Bundle

Comprehensive RE/Philosophy Classroom Display Bundle

A new bundle combining the best-selling ‘Complete RE/Philosophy Display Pack’ that’s now sold over 800 copies and my new high-quality ‘Logical Fallacies and Cognitive Biases’ displays to root out any irrationality in your classroom. Between them there is plenty to cover any classroom’s wallspace: The awesome Philosophers Timeline with 68 thinkers and pop-out quotes for each Bloomin’ good questions display RE skills/levels wall-chart Blooms questioning chart Classroom opinion line Philosophical Language display 21 Common logical fallacies display 18 Cognitive biases we’re all guilty of Make your classroom a joy to look at!
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Moonrise by Sarah Crossan

Moonrise by Sarah Crossan

They think I hurt someone. But I didn’t. You hear? Cos people are gonna be telling you all kinds of lies. I need you to know the truth. Joe hasn’t seen his brother for ten years, and it’s for the most brutal of reasons. Ed is on death row. But now Ed’s execution date has been set, and Joe is determined to spend those last weeks with him, no matter what other people think … From one-time winner and two-time Carnegie Medal shortlisted author Sarah Crossan, this poignant, stirring, huge-hearted novel asks big questions. What value do you place on life? What can you forgive? And just how do you say goodbye?
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Taster lesson AQA A Level Philosophy

Taster lesson AQA A Level Philosophy

This lesson introduces students to Plato’s cave and the distinction between realism and anti-realism. My students really enjoyed it. If white skittles are not available, the starter task will need to be adapted!
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RE : Complete Year 7 RE

RE : Complete Year 7 RE

1 YEAR OF YEAR 7 LESSONS 37 hours of fully resourced, well-differentiated, highly-rated, detailed and editable RE lessons for Year 7. All 37 packs (bundled into 20 downloads) are complete with at least one hour-long PowerPoint, accompanying differentiated worksheets, clip links with questions, plenaries, clear LOs, starters and all are well differentiated to three levels throughout. The units included are: 1 Introduction and overview lesson (1 hour) 2) Religious Festivals (10 Hours) 3) Christianity (11 Hours) 4) World Religions - Beliefs and Philosophy (9 hours) 5) Sikhism (4 hours) 6) End of year RE fun lesson (1 hour) Also includes assessments, markschemes + DIRT feedback sheets. These resources have been highly-rated individually by TES users, follow the same consistent format and are easy to follow. Please do have a good look through the resources and read all the reviews - I know purchasing for a whole year is an investment. There is zero extra work required, you really can just pick them up and teach them. However, they are also fully amendable should you wish to. Also included : world religions homework project and SoW. I use all of these myself as a Head of RE and I really hope you find them excellent value. I’ve put literally months of time into this to make these lessons top quality for my own school team. I also have a 1 YEAR OF YEAR 8 RE bundle (37 lessons) available here: 1 Year of Year 8 RE I also have a 1 YEAR OF CITIZENSHIP bundle (37 lessons) available here:1 Year���s worth of Citizenship and I also have a 1 YEAR’S WORTH of PSHE bundle (36 lessons) available here: 1 Year’s worth of PSHE Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :) With thanks to https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sem_título_holi_festival_colours_2013.jpg xyy12
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OCR A Level Developments in Christian Thought Scholars' Evaluation

OCR A Level Developments in Christian Thought Scholars' Evaluation

Powerpoint slides with scholars’ comments for the Year 1 (AS) and Year 2 (A2) developments in Christian thought topics. Specifically for the new 2016 OCR H173/H573 specification. Covers Augustine and human nature, death and the afterlife, knowledge of God, the person Jesus Christ, Christian moral principles and actions, pluralism, gender, secularism and liberation theology.
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RE Introduction lesson

RE Introduction lesson

An hour long, fully resourced RE lesson which was created as an ‘Introduction to RE’ for Year 7. The lesson focuses on what RE is, how the three main aspects of study (traditions and beliefs, philosophy, ethics and morality, religion in the world today), introduces a classroom code and contains a fun teamwork activity. The lesson is filled with engaging, well differentiated activities and very easy to follow. The pack includes an hour long PowerPoint, differentiated challenge activities, worksheets, clips and a literacy focus plenary. These resources have been designed to be engaging and challenging. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes). You can find many more inexpensive and free RE, Citizenship and PSHE resources at my shop: MORE RE RESOURCES Follow me for free weekly uploads :)
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OCR A Level Philosophy of Religion Scholars' Evaluation

OCR A Level Philosophy of Religion Scholars' Evaluation

Powerpoint slides with scholars’ comments for the Year 1 (AS) and Year 2 (A2) philosophy topics. Specifically for the new 2016 OCR H173/H573 specification. Covers ancient philosophical influences, mind, body and soul, Cosmological, Teleological and Ontological arguments, religious experience, problem of evil, nature of God and religious language.
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