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KS1 Christmas RE lesson - The shepherds visit Jesus

KS1 Christmas RE lesson - The shepherds visit Jesus

This is a plan for a Christmas RE lesson, with a focus on the middle of the story, when the shepherds visit Jesus. It is suitable for using with Key Stage 1. The plan includes a starter, a paired activity, a simple written activity and a plenary. The theme for the lesson is the special gifts we all have, such as being kind or being an understanding friend. It encourages the children to think about why the shepherds might have been chosen to visit Jesus. There is a PowerPoint presentation of the story to use and a template for written activity included in the price. The lesson could be used individually or as part of a Christmas RE unit. (The PowerPoint is also available without the lesson plan for £3 on Blossoming Minds' shop.)
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KS2 Christmas RE Unit (4 lessons)

KS2 Christmas RE Unit (4 lessons)

This is a pack of four RE plans, perfect for using during the Christmas season. The lessons are aimed at KS2 and are all highly interactive, using a range of enjoyable activities to teach the Christmas story and its messages. The themes that are covered include trust, refugees, spreading the word of God and similarities and differences. Each lesson includes a detailed plan with learning objectives, as well as a PowerPoint presentation telling the story. The Christmas story is split into the following lessons: Angel Gabriel visits Mary The birth of Christ The shepherds visit Jesus The Wise Men visit Jesus
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KS2 Christmas RE Lesson - The Wise Men visit Jesus

KS2 Christmas RE Lesson - The Wise Men visit Jesus

This is a plan for a Christmas RE lesson, focusing on the end of the story when the Wise Men visit Jesus. The theme for the lesson is similarities and differences. It is suitable for using with Key Stage 2. The plan includes a starter, a discussion activity, a written activity and a plenary. There is a PowerPoint presentation of the story to use. Perfect for using individually or at the end of a Christmas RE unit.
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'Shine a light' backing track. Anthemic and uplifting Xmas song for children

'Shine a light' backing track. Anthemic and uplifting Xmas song for children

This is the backing track to 'Shine a Light', an anthemic and uplifting Xmas song that's perfect for children's voices. The original of this song is posted on TES. The song is written by Liam Maloy. The music is performed by Johnny and the Raindrops. Download the band's Xmas album 'Christmas is Happening!': http://johnnyandtheraindrops.bandcamp.com/album/christmas-is-happening Download other educational songs by Johnny and the Raindrops: http://johnnyandtheraindrops.bandcamp.com/album/songs-for-little-learners Visit Johnny and the Raindrops' YouTube channel - http://bit.ly/1Ir9Rqc - for more fun and educational videos. Band's website: www.johnnyandtheraindrops.co.uk
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KS2 Christmas RE Lesson - The shepherds visit Jesus

KS2 Christmas RE Lesson - The shepherds visit Jesus

This is a plan for a Christmas RE lesson, focusing on the part of the story when the shepherds learn the news about Jesus and visit him in Bethlehem. It is suitable for using with Key Stage 2. The plan includes a starter, a drama activity, a written activity and a plenary. There is a PowerPoint presentation of the story to use. A fun, interactive lesson, with a focus on how the shepherds spread the news about Jesus. It could be used individually or as part of a Christmas RE unit.
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KS1 Christmas RE lesson - The birth of Jesus

KS1 Christmas RE lesson - The birth of Jesus

This is a plan for a lesson about the birth of Jesus, with a focus on the journey to Bethlehem. It is suitable for using with Key Stage 1. The plan includes a starter, a drama activity, a written activity and a plenary. There is a PowerPoint presentation of the story to use. The lesson could be used individually or as part of a Christmas RE unit. (The PowerPoint is also available without the lesson plan for £3 on Blossoming Minds' shop.)
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KS2 Christmas RE lesson - The birth of Jesus

KS2 Christmas RE lesson - The birth of Jesus

This is a plan for a lesson about the birth of Jesus, with a focus on the journey to Bethlehem. It is suitable for using with Key Stage 2. The plan includes a starter, a drama activity, a written activity and a plenary. There is a PowerPoint presentation of the story to use. A fun, interactive lesson with a focus on refugees, which could be used individually or as part of a Christmas RE unit. (The PowerPoint is also available without the lesson plan for £3 on Blossoming Minds' shop.)
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