Understanding religious belief

Introduce secondary students to the six largest world religions with these engaging presentations and lesson ideas
Candles Symbolising The Six World Religions For KS3 & KS4 Secondary Students

Presentations, thought-provoking tasks and research challenges to introduce learners to the six largest world religions

Having an understanding of different core beliefs is essential to students fully appreciating how religions approach ethical dilemmas and function within society.  That’s why, for each of the six largest world religions, we’ve hand-picked two introductory resources to help you provide learners with knowledge of origin, cultural differences and ideology. What are you waiting for?
 

Introduction to Buddhism
RoxyDub

Introduction to Buddhism

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Brief intro to Buddhism, again pretty self explanatory. I was trialling a new thing where objectives are displayed at all times - haven't kept with it to be honest but it&'s an idea - maybe you can adapt it and make it a bit better!
AQA 1-9 Christian Beliefs and Practices
olliewalker

AQA 1-9 Christian Beliefs and Practices

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Stand alone resource which asks students to express their own opinions on aspects of Christian beliefs and practices. Suitable for both long and short course RS syllabus and could work as a homework booklet.
Hindu Philosophy
victoriaanne

Hindu Philosophy

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An introduction lesson based on Hindu philosophical concepts and making links between them. Focus on Brahman, Samsara, Atman, Moksha, Dharma and Karma. Worksheet for pupils to complete.
What is Hinduism?
hundredacre15

What is Hinduism?

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Self explanatory lesson about an introduction to the study of Hinduism. Complete with activities, powerpoint, lesson objectives and photo analysis visual material. Ideal for KS3 pupils.
Introduction to Judaism
webster00095

Introduction to Judaism

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This lesson introduces Judaism to year 9 students. The lesson addresses the basics of the faith and the differences between the different kinds of Judaism. This resource has: -Presentation \- A3 poster sheets for students to teach each other the different elements of Judaism. \- star o...