Meaning and purpose teaching resources: Belief in God

Resources and ideas for religious education, meaning and purpose, belief in god, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

St. Columba presentation

St. Columba presentation

St. Columba is a well-known and beloved Saint whose memory is still living and strong, especially in Ireland and Scotland. He is also one of the three Patron Saints of Ireland together with St. Patrick and St. Brigid. Help your pupils to rediscover the spiritual dimension of his life with this eye-catching and informative lesson presentation. This resource can be used alone or in conjunction with St. Columba (after this presentation has been shown and discussed, you may want to spend one more period on a range of engaging activities to reinforce students’ learning). PAGE COUNT: 33Please rate and leave comments if you use or like this resource. Your feedback is greatly appreciated! For a wider range of free and paid resources please visit my shop at ThinkAboutIt

By Think_About_It

Mark's Gospel A* paper

Mark's Gospel A* paper

This presentation contains an exam paper based on past paper from 2011 with information from the mark scheme and the examiners report. It also contain a copy of a marked paper by a student who gained an A*.

By rsrcteacher

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Soul and the Afterlife Learning Mat

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Soul and the Afterlife Learning Mat

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Philosophy and Ethics: Issues of Life & Death: Soul and the AfterlifeCreated with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Stewardship and the Environment Learning Mat

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Stewardship and the Environment Learning Mat

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Philosophy and Ethics: Issues of Life & Death: Stewardship and the EnvironmentCreated with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Funeral Rites Learning Mat

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Funeral Rites Learning Mat

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Issues of Life & Death: Funeral Rites and How do funeral rites reflect religious and non-religious belief?Created with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

Mark's Gospel Walking Talking Mock

Mark's Gospel Walking Talking Mock

This resource includes a lesson for preparation for a walking, talking mock. This is followed by a second resource which presents exam questions with key terms identified plus the mark scheme and examiners reports.

By rsrcteacher

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Creation Learning Mat

WJEC Eduqas Life and Death: Creation Learning Mat

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Issues of Life & Death: Creation. Explores questions such as:-Do science and religion oppose each other?-Where did life come from?-Was the world designed?-What do different Christians believe?-How did the world come to exist?Created with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

WJEC Eduqas Issues of Life and Death Learning Mat Bundle

WJEC Eduqas Issues of Life and Death Learning Mat Bundle

7 Creative and visually engaging learning mats / revision sheets for Philosophy and Ethics: Issues of Life & Death. Learning Mats cover the entire topic:1. Creation2. Stewardship3. Sanctity and Quality of Life4. Abortion5. Euthanasia6. Soul and the Afterlife7. Funeral RitesCreated with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

Mark's Gospel Crossword

Mark's Gospel Crossword

This a giant crossword which is best printed on A3 with possibly 2 A4 pages of clues on the back. There is also an accompanying answer sheet.

By rsrcteacher

WJEC Eduqas Relationships: Nature and Purpose of Marriage Learning Mat Information Sheet

WJEC Eduqas Relationships: Nature and Purpose of Marriage Learning Mat Information Sheet

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Issues of Relationships: the Nature and Purpose of Marriage.Created with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

WJEC Eduqas Relationships: Cohabitation and Sexual Relationships Learning Mat

WJEC Eduqas Relationships: Cohabitation and Sexual Relationships Learning Mat

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Issues of Relationships: Cohabitation and the Purpose/Nature of Sex / Sexual Relationships.Created with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

WJEC Eduqas Relationships: The Family Learning Mat Information Sheet

WJEC Eduqas Relationships: The Family Learning Mat Information Sheet

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Issues of Relationships: The Family. Including: types of family, roles within the family, responsibilities of the family, traditional views, changing views and the role of women.Created with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

WJEC Eduqas Relationships Learning Mat Bundle

WJEC Eduqas Relationships Learning Mat Bundle

7 Creative and visually engaging learning mats / revision sheets for Philosophy and Ethics: Issues of Relationships. Learning Mats cover the entire topic:1. Why do some marriages fail?2. The Family3. Cohabitation and Sexual Relationships4. Contraception5. Nature and Purpose of Marriage6. Same-Sex Marriage7. Gender Prejudice and DiscriminationCreated with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

Judaism - Rites of Passage Revision Booklet

Judaism - Rites of Passage Revision Booklet

A Grab and Go Resource! Zero Prep Required.This is booklet with is really useful to sum up rites of passage. Pupils can be given a a few lessons to research, use their existing work and complete the worksheets within the booklet. They are then tasked with creating their very own revision aid on the topic. We usually collect these in and photocopy them and distribute to the class as a handy home revision summary. The Booklet includes information and worksheets on the four main rites of passage: Brit Milah,Bar Mitzvah,Marriage,Death Also Included: The role of the parents in these and a page in which there are arguments for which rite of passage is superior (to answer a specific exam style question).

By TeachElite

New AQA Christianity Spec Whole 7 Lesson Scheme of Work

New AQA Christianity Spec Whole 7 Lesson Scheme of Work

Fully differentiated 7 lesson Scheme of Work which covers everything on the New AQA Spec A required for passing the NEW exams beginning next year.Package includes:7 PPTs2 AssessmentsWorksheets for activities that need themSources pages2 videosWriting framesExtra information for High ability students

By TomStone93

AQA Spec A Practices Revision Lesson

AQA Spec A Practices Revision Lesson

Complete Powerpoint for revising the Practices Section of the Spec A Christianity Topic for the new exams beginning 2017Powerpoint includes revision activities on all topics within the Practices section, along with worksheets, settler and starter activities, a HW activity and WALT and WILFs

By TomStone93

Two Lessons on Creation in Christianity

Two Lessons on Creation in Christianity

First lesson focuses on the key information students need to know for the new AQA Spec A Christianity topic section on Creation with differentiated activities and worksheets and PPTSecond lesson is a whole class debate between Creation and Evolution with differentiated source sheets for both sides, preparation activities and debate rules on PPT and a video

By TomStone93

KS4 Christian Beliefs in Salvation, Heaven and Hell (AQA Spec A)

KS4 Christian Beliefs in Salvation, Heaven and Hell (AQA Spec A)

Fully differentiated, student-led lesson on Christian beliefs on salvation, heaven and hell which follows the NEW AQA Spec A scheme of work. Powerpoint includes -2 way differentiated lesson activities, HW activity, WALT and WILFs, worksheets for printing, source sheets and relevant Bible quotes

By TomStone93

Holy Trinity

Holy Trinity

This lesson examines the idea of God as the Holy Trinity and was aimed towards my Year 9 Mixed ability class. The resource includes a detailed lesson plan with resource sheets. There is something in here for all learning styles and tasks include stretch and challenge questions for those who complete early. I was awarded a level 1 for this lesson during my formal observation. I was praised for using AFL to monitor progress easily through the knowledge line

By conord094

AQA GCSE RS (9-1) - Relevant teachings - Theme C - Existence of God and Revelation - Christianity

AQA GCSE RS (9-1) - Relevant teachings - Theme C - Existence of God and Revelation - Christianity

AQA GCSE RS (9-1) has questions which demand the use of teachings if a student wishes to achieve a good grade.These are sheets to give two relevant and usable teachings per topic area for Theme C – The Existence of God and Revelation - from Christianity. The Theme is covered in two sides – general and specific teachings.Can be used as an aide memoire in class, as a revision sheet, to aid question response. Also useful as a homework aid – so that homework can be set with students using their own ‘teachings sheet’ which they have at home.Could be laminated/stuck to the desk as a permanent feature of lessons whilst covering the section in class , so that students can have them available in discussion and written work.

By Charliebgood

Christian attitudes to same-sex relationships EDUQAS New Spec

Christian attitudes to same-sex relationships EDUQAS New Spec

A complete lesson looking at Christian attitudes and British law on same-sex relationships. This lesson is planned for the EQUQAS new specification but would be suitable for all new specs. this lesson includes: starter, opinion line, word fill, key information and information sheet, worksheet, challenge activity.

By sarahjhammill

Issues of Relationships WJEC New Specification

Issues of Relationships WJEC New Specification

This is a complete bundle of lessons and resources for the new specification on relationships. This would be suitable for all new specifications. These lesson include challenge tasks and structured worksheet and information sheets ideal for all abilities. There is roughly 8 hours of teaching content, but this is dependent on your class and teaching style.

By sarahjhammill

GCSE HINDUISM (OCR B / AQA) 20 Lessons - Very High Quality - Complete Resources - NEW SPECIFICATION!

GCSE HINDUISM (OCR B / AQA) 20 Lessons - Very High Quality - Complete Resources - NEW SPECIFICATION!

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