World Religion Day collection

Resources to celebrate World Religion Day with your students

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Stimulating lesson ideas to help you celebrate World Religion Day

World Religion Day falls on Sunday 17th January 2021, so there is no better time to encourage students to reflect upon different beliefs found across the globe. From interactive quizzes to in-depth guides and BBC Teach resources, explore a variety of faiths with your students using these hand-picked resources.

Primary Resources 

World Religion Day assembly
lathburg

World Religion Day assembly

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Here is the script and corresponding Powerpoint for our Word Religion Day assembly. It was a Year 3 class that did this but it could also be used for a Year 4 class. We only had 19 children so you'd need to split some of the speaking parts if you wanted all children to speak. We sang 'The World ...
RE The creation story worksheet
ruthbentham

RE The creation story worksheet

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2 worksheets for the creation story. Each worksheet the children have to draw pictures for each part of the creation story. For LA children they have to cut and stick the parts of the creation story and for MA children the 2nd worksheet is for them to write the creation story.
6 main religions
bonjourmadame

6 main religions

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A research lesson where different groups research one of the 6 main religions and then feedback to the rest of the class. Also I have included a powerpoint I used at the end of the lesson to recap main points and an info worksheet so all children would have info on all 6 religions not just the one ...
Lesson on world faiths - summaries & worksheets
Hilly577

Lesson on world faiths - summaries & worksheets

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We have been learning about four of the world faiths: Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam. We have written a summary of the key beliefs and features of each religion below. Summaries of 4 major world religions (I gave this to chdn in 4 groups of 6 and asked them to present the information) be...

Secondary Resources

World Religions
EC Resources

World Religions

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1 hour PowerPoint + worksheets, differentiated tasks, 4 worksheets, KS3/2 Complete 1 hour lesson with differentiated worksheets. Suitable for KS3/2 easily adapted for either Different level tasks for MA,LA or Core Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above You can find many more inexpens...
World Religions: Quiz
CollEd

World Religions: Quiz

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World Religions: Quiz PowerPoint quiz about the world s major religions: Christianity Islam Judaism Hinduism Sikhism Buddhism What do you know about world religions? 35 questions 38 slides in total.
World Religion Day
crazyaboutteaching

World Religion Day

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PowerPoint (World Religion Day) providing information for World Religion Day and symbols and facts for the six main religions. Macro Enabled PowerPoint (A Question of Religion) that is an interactive quiz to follow the World Religion Day PowerPoint. The worksheet (A Question of Religion) can be u...

BBC Teach resources

KS1 Religious Studies - Siddhartha and the Swan
BBCTeach

KS1 Religious Studies - Siddhartha and the Swan

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This film is from the series [Religions of the World](https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/religions-of-the-world/zfxwpg8) available on [BBC Teach](https://bbc.co.uk/teach). This animated film focuses on Buddhism, and tells two Buddhist stories - the story of Siddhartha rescuing an injured...
KS2 Religious Studies - What is Sikhism?
BBCTeach

KS2 Religious Studies - What is Sikhism?

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This film is from the series [My Life, My Religion - Sikhism](https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/religious-studies-ks2-my-life-my-religion-sikhism/zkc4y9q) available on [BBC Teach](https://bbc.co.uk/teach). Simran describes how the Sikh faith was started by Guru Nanak over five hundred y...
KS3 Religious Studies - J is for Jesus
BBCTeach

KS3 Religious Studies - J is for Jesus

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This film is from the series [The A-Z of Religion and Beliefs](bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/religious-studies-ks3-az-of-religion-and-beliefs/znt647h) available on [BBC Teach](https://bbc.co.uk/teach). Perhaps the single most famous person in history, Jesus is a superstar of religion. He is no...
KS4 Religious Studies - Marriage in different faiths
BBCTeach

KS4 Religious Studies - Marriage in different faiths

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This film is from the series [A Question of Faith](https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/religious-studies-gcse-a-question-of-faith/zhyf8xs) available on [BBC Teach](https://bbc.co.uk/teach). Three young people - a Muslim, an atheist and a Christian - attend a Muslim wedding ceremony. They...

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Abraham's story and Abrahamic religions
EC Resources

Abraham's story and Abrahamic religions

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2x 1 hour lessons with accompanying worksheets, suitable for KS3/4 easily adapted for either. Different level tasks for MA,LA or Core. Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: [EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resour...
Entire world religion series of lessons for Year 7 and 8 RE.
singingshark

Entire world religion series of lessons for Year 7 and 8 RE.

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This resource provides 10-12 lessons on each of the world's religions ( +- 70 lessons in total) suitable for KS 3 classes. Interactive and engaging activities on a variety of topics including festivals, rights of passage, food, holy buildings and more. There is plenty of content within each to cover...