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Introduction to Philosopy

Introduction to Philosopy

This resource will give a broad overview of Philosophy. It discusses where and when Philosophy began, although it mostly focuses on what exactly is philosophy. There are questions throughout the presentation that can be used for normal lower order questioning during class, or as a written activity. The presentation contains lots of interesting pictures and bright colours to engage the students. It is suitable for KS3 and KS4. It can be used in both a denominational and non-denominational classroom. The worksheet is differentiated and the pupils can either complete it during the presentation or afterwards.
katiemurphy111
Inspirational People - Gandhi

Inspirational People - Gandhi

This is a PowerPoint Presentation of the life of Mahatma Gandhi. Suitable for KS3 or KS4. The package has enough content for 1 class period. It can be used as an example of an inspirational religious person. It can be easily used for both denominational and non-denominational classes. It includes both writing and discussion activities. There is also a worksheet building on the teachings of Gandhi and extra information.
katiemurphy111
AQA Philosophy Knowledge Organisers - RE A Level Year 1 &2

AQA Philosophy Knowledge Organisers - RE A Level Year 1 &2

Everything students need to know for philosophy of religion AQA content, Years 12 and 13, for the new AQA RE A Level. A01 explanation and A02 analysis, 2 sheets per topic. I print these in booklet form for students as a handy guide of all the essential knowledge, and get them to use it to revise from and check their practise essays. All KOs have practise questions based on the spec. Topics covered: The problem of evil. Arguments for the existence of God. Religious experiences & challenges of verifying. Religious language. Self, Death and the Afterlife, Miracles,
RuthMunday
Introduction to Shinto - Eastern Religions

Introduction to Shinto - Eastern Religions

Shinto is the native religion of Japan. This resource will give a broad overview of Shintoism in Japan. It discusses how Shinto is fundamentally different to religions that more commonly found in the West. There are questions throughout the presentation that can be used for normal lower order questioning during class, or as a written activity. The presentation contains lots of interesting pictures and bright colours to engage the students. It is suitable for KS3 and KS4. It can be used in both a denominational and non-denominational classroom. The worksheet is differentiated. The answers to the word search are at the end of the presentation.
katiemurphy111
Afterlife: what happens when we die?

Afterlife: what happens when we die?

Included in this is a PPT containing a discussion based lesson of approximately 55 minutes. There is a differentiated success criteria for each student to aim for and assess themselves against at different points as a mini-plenary as well as a challenge question to consider throughout. It is a primarily discussion based lesson on what can be a very sensitive subject. For the main activity there is an explanation of how to best present your example and the conclusion of the activity which MUST be read prior to teaching. This was taught to a year 5 mixed ability class but could easily work for KS2. Edit, use, adapt and enjoy!
JGrazier
Scientology - Criticisms

Scientology - Criticisms

This is a PowerPoint Presentation that can be used for KS3 and KS4. It can be used in both a denominational and non-denominational classroom context. It can be used as part of a module on cults or New Religious Movements (NRMS). The PPT contains some basic criticisms of Scientology. The presentation includes a link to a short YouTube clip from the Louis Theroux film ’ My Scientology Film’ that shows members of Sea Org harassing him. The Presentation also includes some discussion and writing tasks for the students to do. There is also a PDF worksheet included which includes extra information on Scientologist symbols and the same exercises as in the PPT.
katiemurphy111
Introduction to Scientology

Introduction to Scientology

This is a PowerPoint Presentation that can be used for KS3 and KS4. It can be used in both a denominational and non-denominational classroom context. It can be used as part of a module on cults or New Religious Movements (NRMS). The PPT contains a basic introduction to Scientology, as well as basic beliefs. The presentation includes a link to a short YouTube video from a news broadcast outlining some of the beliefs of Scientology. The Presentation also includes some discussion and writing tasks for the students to do. There is also a PDF worksheet included which includes extra information on Scientologist symbols and the same exercises as in the PPT.
katiemurphy111
Inspirational People - Pope John Paul II

Inspirational People - Pope John Paul II

This is a PowerPoint Presentation of the life of Pope John Paul II. Suitable for KS3 or KS4. It can be used as an example of an inspirational religious person, or someone who has used forgiveness in their life. It can be easily used for both denominational and non-denominational classes. The file also includes content for 1 class period. It includes both writing and discussion activities.
katiemurphy111
AQA A GCSE Religious Studies Theme F Full Unit!

AQA A GCSE Religious Studies Theme F Full Unit!

This bundle is comprised of lessons 1-6 from Theme F: Religion, human rights and social justice for the new AQA A Religious Studies GCSE specification. Each lesson is based upon Christianity and Islam but they could be altered to suit any of the other religious options. The lessons included are: Social justice, human rights and religious freedom. Prejudice and discrimination. Religious teachings about wealth. Poverty and the exploitation of the poor. Giving money to the poor. Revision and assessment. Each lesson is fully resourced to a high standard, differentiated, challenging and engaging. It has been planned by a Lead Practitioner who is passionate about excellent quality teaching and learning. For all video clips, resources and teaching tips for how to deliver the activities effectively, please see the notes section at the bottom of every slide. These lessons have been designed for you to ‘pick up and go’ so there is no preparation work other than printing required. If you make use of these resources I would be really appreciative of a review.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Religion, human rights and social justice: Assessment and revision

AQA A GCSE Theme F Religion, human rights and social justice: Assessment and revision

This is the revision, review and assessment lesson for Theme F: Religion, human rights and social justice. I have chosen to ask pupils to revise and prepare for a 24 mark assessment which is attached to this ppt. There is also a double sided revision mind map for the pupils to populate for revision. The first side of the mind map has on it the different lesson titles/elements from the specification. The other side has some key questions on it which should help to guide the pupils in their population of the mind map and structure their revision.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 5 Giving money to the poor

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 5 Giving money to the poor

This is the 5th lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, human rights and social justice’ and it is focused on giving money to the poor. This lesson has been particularly focused on the Christian attitudes towards the aforementioned issue but it could be easily altered to take a different religious belief into account. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 12 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 4 Poverty and exploitation of the poor

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 4 Poverty and exploitation of the poor

This is the 4th lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, human rights and social justice’ and it is focused on poverty and the exploitation of the poor. The lesson covers the different causes of poverty as well as the ways in which the poor are further exploited through fair pay, excessive interest on loans and people trafficking. This lesson has been particularly focused on the Christian attitudes towards the aforementioned issues but it could be easily altered to take a different religious belief into account. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 5 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
AQA Ethics Knowledge Organisers - Year 1 &2 Revision RE A Level

AQA Ethics Knowledge Organisers - Year 1 &2 Revision RE A Level

Everything students need to know for all ethics content for the new AQA A Level for RE - i print these as a handy stapled booklet in A4, for students to use as a basis for revision and check their work. Each KO contains practise questions for students to complete once they have revised the topic. Topics covered: Natural Moral Law & application to human and animal life and death. Situation Ethics & application to human and animal life and death. Virtue Ethics & application to human and animal life and death, Bentham and Kant Meta Ethics Free Will and Moral Responsibility Conscience
RuthMunday
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 3 Religious teachings about wealth

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 3 Religious teachings about wealth

This is the 3rd lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, human rights and social justice’ and it is focused on the religious teachings about wealth. This lesson covers both the Christian and Islamic attitudes towards obtaining and using wealth. The lesson is easily altered to take into account another religious view point should you be covering a different religion. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 4 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 2 Prejudice and Discrimination

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 2 Prejudice and Discrimination

This is the 2nd lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, Human Rights and Social Justice’ and it is focused on ‘Prejudice and Discrimination’. This lesson covers the equivalent of two sections of this theme as it looks at prejudice and discrimination in terms of: disability, sexuality, race and gender. The lesson is very comprehensive in terms of the information the students need for these sections, but it has been designed so that you could deliver it in 1-2 lessons depending on your time frame. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 12 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 1 Human Rights and Religious Freedom

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 1 Human Rights and Religious Freedom

This is the 1st lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, human rights and social justice’ and it is focused on social justice, human rights and religious freedom. This lesson covers the equivalent of two sections of this theme so is comprehensive. However, it has been designed so that some of the tasks can be set as home learning if you are running short on time/have to complete the course in a limited number of lessons a week. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 5 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
Edexcel A Level Religious Studies ISLAM (2018) Revision Guide Excerpt - Society Pluralism Interfaith

Edexcel A Level Religious Studies ISLAM (2018) Revision Guide Excerpt - Society Pluralism Interfaith

A free download excerpt of the A-Level Revision Guide. Just the 6.1 - Pluralism and Interfaith section. First assessment 2018. Paper 4 - Study of a Religion - Islam. Tailored to the Edexcel specification with reference to key scholars. Contents AS Level Course 1 Religious beliefs, values and teachings 1.1 The Six Beliefs 2 Sources of wisdom & authority 2.1 Pre-Islamic Arabia 2.2 The Life of the Prophet 2.3 – Sources – Hadith & Sunnah 2.3 – Sources – The Qur’an 3 Practices that shape and express religious identity 3.1 – Practices – The Five Pillars 3.2 – Practices – The Ummah & Islamic identity A-Level Course 4 Social and historical developments 4.1 – Sunni & Shi’a 4.2 – Caliphs 4.3 – Husayn 4.4 – Sufism 4.5 – Islam & Science 5 Works of scholars 5.1 – Comparative study of Jihad (T Ramadan & M Khadduri) 6 Religion and society 6.1 – Pluralism & Interfaith 6.2 – Gender & Islam ( L. Ahmed) 6.3 –Challenges of secularisation
cwallendahl1
Hinduism

Hinduism

Hinduism Bundle. This unit has over 6 hours of content and contains an INTERACTIVE Hindu Gods & Goddesses activity. 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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Eduqas GCSE Hinduism revision powerpoint

Eduqas GCSE Hinduism revision powerpoint

A revision PPT for Eduqas RS GSCE (new spec). The PPT provides students with information and notes. The PPT has been created for a final revision lesson with Y11 students and is mostly teacher led. It is perfect resource to guide revision, and for students to access to support addiitonal revision at home.
leanaandrews
Hinduism: The Trimurti

Hinduism: The Trimurti

Hinduism: The Trimurti This is a fully resources 1 hour lesson with worksheets and a PPT and a link to a 3 minute YouTube video about the Trimurti The Powerpoint (21Slides) and Worksheets (2vSheets ) includes: <br /> Bell Task<br /> Link to a YouTube<br /> Learning Placemat<br /> Comic Strip task<br /> Creative Mobile Phone task<br /> If you review this resource we will give you another resource of the same value for FREE.<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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Hinduism : Ganesh / Ganesha

Hinduism : Ganesh / Ganesha

Hinduism : Ganesh / Ganesha This is a fully resources 1 hour lesson with worksheets and a PPT and a link to a 3 minute YouTube video about the story of Ganesha. The Powerpoint (17 Slides) and Worksheets (3 Sheets ) includes: <br /> <br /> Bell Task<br /> Link to a YouTube<br /> Learning Placemat<br /> Comic Strip task<br /> Creative Mobile Phone task<br /> <br /> Also included is a comic book resource with 24 different selections of comic book layouts<br /> <br /> 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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Ethics revision A Level - Taboo cards for key technical terms

Ethics revision A Level - Taboo cards for key technical terms

32 ‘Taboo��� style cards that cover a range of key terminology needed for the AQA A Level ethics exam. Students have to describe the word in red to their fellow team mated without using the words in black that are on the cad. Another student presses a buzzer if one of the words in black is said. A fun way to round off two years of A level teaching!
Tinkercat
KS2 Religious Studies Education Music, Sound and Religion Scheme of work

KS2 Religious Studies Education Music, Sound and Religion Scheme of work

This unit includes all you need to teach for around a term to KS2. There are lesson power points with back up activities, discussion points, resources, assessments etc. There is a a scheme of work to go with the powerpoint too. The PPT has 6 lessons and 30 slides with activities. You can pretty much walk into the room and teach from it, without further resources. Ideal if RS cover teacher or non-specialist too. I have developed a whole unit work from Year 5 up to Year 8 which I am now uploading. These have taken me hundreds of hours so I hope this saves you lots of time. Happy Sunday!
rooneys
Religious Education KS2 Y5 Y6 unit scheme Festivals Eid Hannuka Advent Diwali

Religious Education KS2 Y5 Y6 unit scheme Festivals Eid Hannuka Advent Diwali

This unit includes all you need to teach for around a term to KS2. There are lesson power points with back up activities, sheets, discussion points, resources, assessments etc. There is an assessment page and a scheme of work to go with the powerpoint too. I have also written a two hour Flip Learning Project which substitutes some of the lessons as additional extra. The PPT has 10 lessons and 52 slides with activities. You can pretty much walk into the room and teach from it, without further resources. Ideal if RS cover teacher or non-specialist too. I have developed a whole unit work from Year 5 up to Year 8 which I am now uploading. These have taken me hundreds of hours so I hope this saves you lots of time. Happy Sunday!
rooneys
Religious Beliefs and Moral choices KS3 Y7 Y8 Y9 RE RS Religious Education

Religious Beliefs and Moral choices KS3 Y7 Y8 Y9 RE RS Religious Education

This unit includes all you need to teach for around a term to KS3. There are lesson power points with back up activities, sheets, discussion points, resources etc. There is an assessment page and a scheme of work to go with the powerpoint too. I have also written a three hour Flip Learning Project which substitutes some of the lessons as additional extra. I have developed a whole unit work from Year 5 up to Year 8 which I am now uploading. It all took hundreds of hours so I hope this saves you lots of time. Happy Sunday!
rooneys
How do people come to faith? Where do we look for God? KS3 Year 7 8 or 9 Religious Studies Education

How do people come to faith? Where do we look for God? KS3 Year 7 8 or 9 Religious Studies Education

This unit includes all you need to teach for around a term to KS3. There are lesson power points with back up activities, sheets, discussion points, resources etc. There is an assessment task. There is a scheme of work to go with the powerpoint too. I have also written a three hour Flip Learning Project which substitutes some of the lessons as additional extra. I have developed a whole unit work from Year 5 up to Year 8 which I am now uploading. These took me hundreds of hours so I hope this saves you lots of time. Happy Sunday!
rooneys
Religious Studies RE Year 8 or 9 Suffering & Buddhism & Christianity

Religious Studies RE Year 8 or 9 Suffering & Buddhism & Christianity

This unit includes all you need to teach for 10 sessions or around a term to KS3. There are lesson power points with back up activities, sheets, discussion points, resources etc. There is an assessment page and key word spellings for pupils too. There is a scheme of work to go with the powerpoint too. I have also written a three hour Flip Learning Project which substitutes some of the lessons as additional extra. I have developed a whole unit work from Year 5 up to Year 8 which I am now uploading. It’s all taken me hundreds of hours so I hope this saves you lots of time. Happy Sunday!
rooneys
Edexcel Religious Studies A level ISLAM (2018)  - Revision Guide

Edexcel Religious Studies A level ISLAM (2018) - Revision Guide

A complete revision guide (34 pages) for A level students preparing for the new A-level. First assessment 2018. Paper 4 - Study of a Religion - Islam. Tailored to the Edexcel specification with reference to key scholars. Please download the free excerpt (click on cwallendahl1 to find other resources) of Chapter 6.1 to get an in depth look at this revision guide. Contents AS Level Course 1 Religious beliefs, values and teachings 1.1 The Six Beliefs 2 Sources of wisdom & authority 2.1 Pre-Islamic Arabia 2.2 The Life of the Prophet 2.3 – Sources – Hadith & Sunnah 2.3 – Sources – The Qur’an 3 Practices that shape and express religious identity 3.1 – Practices – The Five Pillars 3.2 – Practices – The Ummah & Islamic identity A-Level Course 4 Social and historical developments 4.1 – Sunni & Shi’a 4.2 – Caliphs 4.3 – Husayn 4.4 – Sufism 4.5 – Islam & Science 5 Works of scholars 5.1 – Comparative study of Jihad (T Ramadan & M Khadduri) 6 Religion and society 6.1 – Pluralism & Interfaith 6.2 – Gender & Islam ( L. Ahmed) 6.3 –Challenges of secularisation
cwallendahl1
NEW OCR RE Developments in Religious Thought - Marx and LT

NEW OCR RE Developments in Religious Thought - Marx and LT

Unit of lessons on Karl Marx and Liberation Theology. Students will need access to the core textbooks in order to complete the tasks that are set. Some lessons may well take more than one hour so take the lesson plan as a guide rather than something that will only take one hour
sallywebb1989
AQA Spec A Religious Studies - GCSE - Emergency Revision Lesson - Paper 2

AQA Spec A Religious Studies - GCSE - Emergency Revision Lesson - Paper 2

Exam Board - AQA Spec A This lesson follows the content recommendations made by AQA. Themes A, D, E, and F. Linked to Christian and Muslim beliefs. This lesson includes quick-fire questions and infographics to help pupils remember and retain information for the GCSE Exams. This lesson takes approximately 1 hour to go through effectively and can be modified to be used for multiple 30 minute revision sessions. This is a content based lesson and does not discuss exam skills or how to write essays. As a dedicated professional I take a lot of pride in the work I create, most of which I have offered on TES free of charge. My free lessons and resources come mostly with 4.5+ star ratings and to be sure of their quality you’re welcome to download them. I offer my charged lessons at the minimum amount as I do not believe in extorting my peers but at the same time I am a professional looking to make ends meet
CharlesHaydnSlater
Year 13  ethics revision - Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

Year 13 ethics revision - Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

I will be using this at the start of my last lesson with Year 13 next week. It is a PowerPoint that uses the format of Who Wants to be a Millionaire? Quotes or questions with four possible answers. I just wanted to use something to lighten the pressure of exams that will still be helping them!
Tinkercat
AQA Spec A Religious Studies - GCSE - Emergency Revision Lesson - Paper 1

AQA Spec A Religious Studies - GCSE - Emergency Revision Lesson - Paper 1

Exam Board - AQA Spec A This lesson follows the content recommendations made by AQA. Christianity Beliefs and Practices and Islam Beliefs and Practices This lesson includes quick-fire questions and infographics to help pupils remember and retain information for the GCSE Exams. This lesson takes approximately 1 hour to go through effectively and can be modified to be used for multiple 30 minute revision sessions. This is a content based lesson and does not discuss exam skills or how to write essays. As a dedicated professional I take a lot of pride in the work I create, most of which I have offered on TES free of charge. My free lessons and resources come mostly with 4.5+ star ratings and to be sure of their quality you’re welcome to download them. I offer my charged lessons at the minimum amount as I do not believe in extorting my peers but at the same time I am a professional looking to make ends meet.
CharlesHaydnSlater
Introduction to Citizenship Drop Down Day

Introduction to Citizenship Drop Down Day

Drop Down Day Pack - A set of 6 lessons to cover a Drop Down Day (6 hours) introducing Citizenship to KS3. The Drop Down Day was put together for Year 7 originally, but all the resources are editable and well-differentiated so it could be used with any year group KS4 / KS3 with a tweak or so. The Drop Down Day covers an introduction to Citizenship, rights + responsibilities, Human Rights and focusing on how we can be active and positive citizens both in the UK and for the rest of the world. All these individual lessons have been rated very highly by Tes users and are tried and tested in my own department. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources HERE
EC_Resources
Situation Ethics - Consolidated notes

Situation Ethics - Consolidated notes

Notes on Situation Ethics, suitable for AS / A2 Philosophy or Religious Studies students. These can be used either as a revision tool or to further learning in lessons. These notes cover the following: key terminology social and historical context the concept of best interests the Four Presuppositions the Six Fundamental Precepts Evaluations by scholars This resource includes quotes and examples from scholars to support your responses in essays.
laurelhist