Ethics and values teaching resources: War and peace

Resources and ideas for religious education, ethics and values, war and peace, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

Pacifism

Pacifism

A free SAMPLE video of this resource can be viewed and downloaded hereThis was an Estyn inspected 'Excellent' lesson. These resources were taken by the inspector as an example of good practice. It is a 'Grab & Go' resource-a complete lesson. It is based on the true cost of war, the various forms of non-violent protest and enables pupils to somewhat understand how this relates to pacifist belief. The PowerPoint is fully editable. This contains a literacy task in the form of a letter to the Prime Minister about War.There are a variety of tasks contained in this resource-more than a lesson's worth of material, making it possible for you to spread this over the course of a few lessons or to pick and choose activities to suit the needs of your class. Contained in this pack are resources that we have on sale in our tes shop: Letter Investigator PPTLetter Investigator WSWriting a Formal LetterPacifism & WarPacifism ActivityPacifism Speed TalkingPacifism Individual Activity

By TeachElite

GCSE Buddhism - 20 Lessons

GCSE Buddhism - 20 Lessons

Thanks to all of those who have left reviews below and helped this to become the "go-to" resource for teaching Buddhism at GCSE level.This bundle contains 20 high-quality lessons, each with lesson plans, presentations, and most with worksheets.It has been designed around the new OCR B specification, consequently it is also fully sufficient to teach the AQA specification (and will be useful to teachers teaching on Edexcel, which is slightly different to OCR B/AQA in terms of course contents)It covers all necessary material for the 'Beliefs, Teachings & Practices' section (Section A) of the course in relation to BUDDHISM.It is the product of many weeks work: I have aimed to make these resources such that every lesson would receive a good or outstanding rating if inspected.All lesson downloads include:-A detailed lesson plan: explaining objectives, differentiation, cross-curricular aims, AfL tasks, and an activity timeline.-A presentation file designed to the highest professional standard.-Integrated and varied AfL-A suggested homework taskThe course features 15 worksheets, a 'Buddhist board-game' template, various 'knowledge hunt' activities and also features an IT Suite Lesson. It is designed to be a complete course for the first year of GCSE Religious Studies teaching.Downloading this bundle will certainly save you many many hours of preparation time: as a practising Buddhist I hope it will allow Religious Studies Teachers to teach the Buddhist component of their chosen GCSE specification.Positive reviews are warmly welcomed: I have made this course with pride and hope you will find it comprehensive and useful."May you be happy, may you be healthy, may you be peaceful."

By godwin86

Kolbe

Kolbe

A short video to introduce Kolbe followed by information about him with some questions at the end.

By eageorge

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict

This 7 lesson topic (including assessment) is a brilliant foundation course for students in KS3 preparing to start GCSE RE. This topic is loosely based and inspired by the brilliant scheme of work from Themes to Inspire by Dynamic Learning. This topic will guide student progress through themes such as violence, war and pacifism with a religious response plus key learning such as pacifism, Just War Theory and includes plenty of learning checks

By njscarlet

GCSE HINDUISM - 20 Lessons

GCSE HINDUISM - 20 Lessons

This 20 lesson course is designed for GCSE level students studying Hinduism. It is designed for the new specifications (2016 onwards) and is based on AQA and OCR specs. It covers all necessary material for the 'Beliefs, Teachings & Practices' section (Section A) of the course in relation to HINDUISM. It is the product of many weeks work: I have aimed to make these resources such that every lesson would receive a good or outstanding rating if inspected. All lesson downloads include: -A detailed lesson plan: explaining objectives, differentiation, cross-curricular aims, AfL tasks, and an activity timeline. -A presentation file designed to the highest professional standard. -Integrated and varied AfL -A suggested homework task Over 15 worksheets are included in this pack. Downloading this bundle will certainly save you many many hours of preparation time. Positive reviews are warmly welcomed: I have made this course with pride and hope you will find it comprehensive and useful. "May you be happy, may you be healthy, may you be peaceful."

By godwin86

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 1 - Is violence necessary?

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 1 - Is violence necessary?

The first in a series of lessons for KS3 (Year 8 or 9) RE that is loosely based and inspired by the brilliant SoW by Themes to Inspire by Dynamic Learning and is also a brilliant foundation course for GCSE RE. This lesson introduces the concept of violence and war and explores the ethical term: 'lesser of two evils'. There are plenty of learning checks throughout

By njscarlet

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 5 - Why are people pacifist?

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 5 - Why are people pacifist?

The fifth in a series of lessons for KS3 (Year 8 or 9) RE that is loosely based and inspired by the brilliant SoW by Themes to Inspire by Dynamic Learning and is also a brilliant foundation course for GCSE RE. This lesson introduces the concept of pacifism with a focus on King Ashoka and George Fox - with an evaluation on whether it is possible to be a pacifist today

By njscarlet

KS3 Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 6 - Can Terrorists be religious?

KS3 Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 6 - Can Terrorists be religious?

The sixth in a series of lessons for KS3 (Year 8 or 9) RE that is loosely based and inspired by the brilliant SoW by Themes to Inspire by Dynamic Learning and is also a brilliant foundation course for GCSE RE. This lesson introduces the concept of terrorism and the role religion plays in inspiring terrorists. There is a focus on 9/11 as an example of terror

By njscarlet

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 2 - Does religion cause war?

KS3 RE - Religion, Peace and Conflict - Lesson 2 - Does religion cause war?

The second in a series of lessons for KS3 (Year 8 or 9) RE that is loosely based and inspired by the brilliant SoW by Themes to Inspire by Dynamic Learning and is also a brilliant foundation course for GCSE RE. This lesson introduces the argument that religion is responsible for war. Students will have research this issue and then write a report on their findings

By njscarlet

The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack [Philosophy for Children]

The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack [Philosophy for Children]

This is the ultimate Philosophy for Children (P4C) Pack: perfect for any teacher wishing to bring philosophy and critical thinking into their classroom. It contains 20 resources and includes: -An 8-Lesson P4C Course -Debate generating software -Philosophy Boxes Discussion Sessions -A P4C Display Pack -A host of other tools and templates Teaching philosophy is my passion and this resource has been made by me over years of spreading the joy of philosophy to young minds. I hope you will help me bring philosophy into the lives of children around the world by using this resource . This product is suitable for any teacher (around the world) to bring P4C into their classroom. It provides enough resources for whole-school initiatives and may be of interest to those in leadership positions, or coordinating P4C/PSHE/SMSC/Ethics provisions. Its uses include: -Introducing philosophy and P4C -Boosting critical-thinking skills -Enhancing metacognitive ability -Practicing conversation and debate skills Feel free to email me with any questions :) Adam, godwin86@gmail.com ---------------------- "Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success." - Swami Sivananda

By godwin86

AQA Religious Studies 9-1 GCSE Intro to Peace & Conflict Islam & Christianity

AQA Religious Studies 9-1 GCSE Intro to Peace & Conflict Islam & Christianity

Two documents which introduce the topic on Peace & Conflict in the new AQA syllabus. The powerpoint and word doc both make this an 'off the shelf resource' requiring much reduced preparation. There are lots of activities that can be used or discarded as this is potentially a long lesson! The word document provides support for students of all abilities and saves time for the students by avoiding issues around books, writing titles, etc

By petereccles

THE RE MEGA BUNDLE

THE RE MEGA BUNDLE

Perfect for new RE teachers, new HODs and those entering a new RE post. This bundle is a massive collection of files. This bundle is designed for Religious Education, Philosophy & Ethics teachers; It includes: 5 x KS3 Units 5 x GCSE Units or themes A massive KS5 file collection An AQA Philosophy section P4C Tools Other goodies! Feel free to email me about the resource if you have any questions: godwin86@gmail.com Adam

By godwin86

ENGLISH - P4C Bundle!

ENGLISH - P4C Bundle!

A powerful pack of philosophical resources to stimulate your students minds.Perfect for teachers of English and English Literature! :D

By godwin86

Revision: Christianity and Judaism Fantastically Flexible Quotes wheel

Revision: Christianity and Judaism Fantastically Flexible Quotes wheel

This was designed for an inspection lesson, that was rated 'excellent' and was taken by the lead inspector as a sample of hight quality resources and good practice. It contains a selection of quotes for the religions of Judaism and Christianity that can be used during revision, answering mock exam questions or with everyday lessons. Our advice is to printout the three sheets, cut them out, stick pages 3 and 4 together and laminate pages 2 and 3&4 then bind them through the centre with a paper fastening split pin. The wheel should spin freely for you!

By TeachElite

New AQA GCSE RE - Theme D - Religion, Peace and Conflict - exam question lesson

New AQA GCSE RE - Theme D - Religion, Peace and Conflict - exam question lesson

Based on the exam format of the new AQA GCSE RE, this lesson will introduce and guide students through the 5 different types of questions that they will have to answer in the exam by giving them a chance to try to answer a variety of them. This lesson is perfect for observation and for preparing students before they sit a test or a mock on this topic and will finish by getting students to plan for answering a 12 mark question

By njscarlet

AQA new GCSE RE specification - Theme D - Religion, Peace and Conflict

AQA new GCSE RE specification - Theme D - Religion, Peace and Conflict

This bundle includes well resourced lessons and a revision guide which will support progress and learning for students studying the new AQA GCSE RE Theme D - Religion, Peace and Conflict. Teachers will be able to easily develop these lessons to suit the needs of their students. There are plenty of opportunities to assess and check learning as you go through

By njscarlet

Who works for Peace ?

Who works for Peace ?

KS4 lesson highlighting the desire for Peace with particular reference to politicians. The work and vision of John Lennon and JFK is a key feature of this lesson and the accompanying powerpoint includes audio visual material based around their ideals and work. Activities also include the question concerning how peace can be brought about in the world.

By hundredacre15

What about Terrorism ?

What about Terrorism ?

KS4 lesson concerning the issue of Terrorism with particular reference to recent terror attacks in Paris. Clear lesson aims and activities supported by audio visual materail make this ideal to discussion and debate for more able students.

By hundredacre15

What is meant by Just War ?

What is meant by Just War ?

Tried and tested KS4 lesson complete with powerpoint concerning some of the issues surrounding Just War Theory. Ideal for discussion and debate for more able students. Lesson aims, activities and audio visual material included.

By hundredacre15

What is the point of War?

What is the point of War?

Ideal KS4 RE Lesson concerning some of the problems faced by the decision to engage in conflict. The self explanatory powerpoint includes lesson aims and activities based around this moral dilemma. The lesson also includes audio visual material.

By hundredacre15