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 16th January 2022, so there is no better time to encourage students to reflect upon different beliefs found across the globe. From assembly presentations and challenges 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
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World Religion Day assembly

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This assembly looks at 5 of the most popular religions in the world and shows BBC learning video clips to broaden the children's knowledge and understanding of Christianity, Judaism, Sikhism, Islam and Hinduism. It provokes quetions about what the children already know and introduces them to traditi...
Lesson on world faiths - summaries & worksheets
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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...
6 main religions
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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 ...

Secondary Resources

World Religions
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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 Religion Day Assembly
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World Religion Day Assembly

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An assembly for Key Stages 3 and 4 about World Religion Day, the Golden Rule and the importance of inter-faith dialogue. All films can be found at: www.truetube.co.uk

BBC Teach resources

KS1 Religious Studies - Siddhartha and the Swan
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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?
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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...
KS 3 / KS4 Religious Studies - Khadijah
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KS 3 / KS4 Religious Studies - Khadijah

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This film is from the series [Divine Women](https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/religious-studies-ks3-gcse-divine-women/z73vwty) available on [BBC Teach](https://bbc.co.uk/teach). Bettany Hughes explores Khadija's life and her role in the founding of Islam. Khadija's early life and socia...

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Abraham's story and Abrahamic religions
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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...
Religions of the World Factsheets
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Religions of the World Factsheets

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Fact sheets which include 15 religions to research including Paganism, Baha'i faith, Salvation Army, Jehovah Witness, Rastafarianism, Scientology, Mormonism, Shinto, Jainism, Taoism, Zoroastrianism, Amish, Atheism, Spiritualism and Quakers. Fact sheets on Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism,...
World Religions Summary Sheets
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World Religions Summary Sheets

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Set of free posters from my website (www.instantdisplay.co.uk) offering a summary of the features of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Sikhism, Buddhism and Hinduism. Features included are Place of Origin, Founder, Sacred Text, Sacred Building, Main Festivals and Holy Symbols.