Spotlight on... Celebrating religious festivals

9th November 2012 at 00:00

These resources will help you to celebrate upcoming Hindu, Islamic and Jewish festivals.

Diwali (13 November)

From Rama's victory over Ravana to rangoli patterns and the making of diva lamps, abc 123's unit introduces many aspects of Diwali to your class.


Hanukkah (begins 9 December)

Introduce pupils to the traditions of the Jewish faith and prepare them for Hanukkah celebrations with a PowerPoint from g.christopher3.


Advent (begins 2 December)

Explain what Advent is and why it is important to Christians in a lesson from J Bennett.


For more Diwali and Hanukkah resources, try the TES collections at bit.lytesDiwali and bit.lytesHanukkah.

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