Meaning and purpose teaching resources: Science

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

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 Units5 x GCSE Units or themesA massive KS5 file collectionAn AQA Philosophy sectionP4C ToolsOther goodies!Feel free to email me about the resource if you have any questions: godwin86@gmail.comAdam

By godwin86

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

AQA GCSE RS (9-1) Relevant teachings for Theme B - Religion and Life - Christianity

AQA GCSE RS (9-1) Relevant teachings for Theme B - Religion and Life - Christianity

This is a double-sided sheet which gives teachings to use with the elements of this Theme - Religion and Life - from Christianity. Side one is generalised teachings and how they apply to the Theme, ie teachings which can be used with explanation and application to speak to a Theme. Side two contains specific teachings for each element of the Theme, ie teachings which speak directly about the element.In the exam, students are expected to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding by good use of relevant teachings - this sheet is intended to facilitate that.Whilst written for AQA, the teachings would be relevant in any board's questions.Can be used as aide memoire, revision sheet, aid to practicing exam answers etc

By Charliebgood

Unit 3 Edexcel Revision

Unit 3 Edexcel Revision

Keyword games and flash cards for all of Unit 3. Student led activities which promote independence and allow gaps in knowledge to be identified. Activities allow for peer and self assessment as well as C question practice. This bundle also includes a revision quiz.

By louisebibby

Creation Theories Y7

Creation Theories Y7

This is a Y7 lesson which looks at the 7 day creation story, the Big Bang and evolution and the Design Argument. Tasks included. This will take a few lessons to complete.

By jowebb66

The Design Argument

The Design Argument

This contains a fully resourced, differentiated lesson on the Design argument aimed at KS3 students. It could very easily be adapted to suit KS4. The main activities include:* A discussion task on how the natural world and universe itself can show evidence of design (facts are provided as a stimulus and focus)* Reading through Paley's watch story (analogy) as a class and completing an ordering task (could easily be adapted to a card sort!?)* Writing their own modern story of the argument to demonstrate understanding.* Assessing the potential problems with the argument, using visual clues to assist them.Lesson Objectives:To describe how the world around us can show evidence of design.To explain the key features of the design argument.To assess potential problems with the argument.

By occold25

Revision Guide for the Teleological Argument (A Level Philosophy of Religion)

Revision Guide for the Teleological Argument (A Level Philosophy of Religion)

The Teleological Argument Revision MaterialIf you’re struggling to teach your students the ever-complex module on The Teleological Argument, but are short on time, then this resource is just right for you! The guide covers the core topics from the OCR syllabus, including the Paley’s design argument and criticisms from Hume, Mill, Darwin, Dawkins, etc. It also has a background on the key critical thinkers in the field, as well as multiple-choice questions and exam style questions. Help your students learn the topics in detail while saving yourself hours of writing revision resources. Let the students learn the pros and cons of the design argument so they can test their knowledge through both the multiple-choice and exam questions. When your learners have finished with this guide, they should be well-prepared for their exam and able to meet their target grades. Give this guide a try, and help your students reach their true potential!

By MSBall

A2 AQA Philosophy 13 x Revision Sessions [Complete Set for Every Section of A2 Content!] Metaphysics of God & Metaphysics of Mind

A2 AQA Philosophy 13 x Revision Sessions [Complete Set for Every Section of A2 Content!] Metaphysics of God & Metaphysics of Mind

Designed for teachers using the new AQA Philosophy specification (teaching from 2017 onwards). This bundle contains 13 x revision sessions that cover the entire Epistemology and Moral Philosophy sections of the AS content. The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways: -As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams -Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learning -During extra-curricular time (KS5 Religious Studies Clubs) This revision session features: -A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics) -A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper) -A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach] -Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric. -A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question. Please see our other bundles, the larger the bundle the greater the saving! Use this URL to find them: goo.gl/o3xGyj

By godwin86

Life after death introduction

Life after death introduction

This lesson is an introduction to life after death including:- The definitions of Dualism, materialism - An information exercise on different types of non-religious reason for belief in life after death (this needs support from text book - particularly the unit 1 textbook for the legacy Edexcel GCSE) - A look at 'the Bara Boy' as an example of non-religious reincarnation.

By TeacherofThought

GCSE NEW SPEC AQA- 12 mark question crib sheet

GCSE NEW SPEC AQA- 12 mark question crib sheet

Support sheet for students to write a question God and evil. This resource has been divided into sections (point, evidence, explain) and part of the answer has been done. Students need to fill in the remaining sections and then use it as a planning sheet to write their own answer.

By erchilds

Religious Studies GCSE AQA Unit 4 GCSE Revision

Religious Studies GCSE AQA Unit 4 GCSE Revision

Revision flashcards for AQA GCSE Unit 4 Religious Philosophy: includes 6 sets of revision materials*Existence of God*Problem of evil and suffering* Miracles*Revelation*Immortality*Science and Religion- handy as a class matchup activity starter or last minute revision

By tia_xn

Religious Studies GCSE AQA Unit 3 GCSE Revision

Religious Studies GCSE AQA Unit 3 GCSE Revision

Revision flashcards for AQA GCSE Unit 3 Religion and Morality: includes 5 sets of revision materials *Matters of Life *Matters of Death *Drugs *Crime and Punishment *Rich and Poor in British Society and Crime and punishment - handy as a class matchup activity starter or last minute revision

By tia_xn

The Challenge of Secularism - A2 Christianity Religious Studies - Revision Session ( OCR KS5 ) RS RE

The Challenge of Secularism - A2 Christianity Religious Studies - Revision Session ( OCR KS5 ) RS RE

Designed for teachers using the new OCR Religious Studies AS/A2 specification (H173/H573)This revision session covers both the 'The Challenge of Secularism' section of the specification. The topic is a part of the 'Christianity' (Developments in Christian Thought) component of the A2 course and falls under the subsection: 'Challenges'. This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learning-During extra-curricular time (KS5 Religious Studies Clubs)This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric. -A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.This session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.

By godwin86

WJEC Eduqas Jewish Practices: Kosher Exam Booklet

WJEC Eduqas Jewish Practices: Kosher Exam Booklet

Publisher documents (PDF also included) to cover Judaism: Practices: kosher- ideal for independent study or revision/exam practise. Includes:- Forbidden foods- Dietary laws- Keeping kosher in Britain- Benefits/negatives of keeping kosher- A- D Exam QuestionsIncluded is one set of A - D questions per exam booklet, with exam hints and technique. These booklets are ideal for independent study or set as topic-specific homework/revision. All exams questions relate to the content discussed and give pupils a chance to practise their answering of exam questions and their exam technique.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 Judaism: Practices Exam Booklet Bundle

WJEC Eduqas Judaism: Practices Exam Booklet Bundle

Publisher documents (PDF also included) to cover Jewish Practices - ideal for independent study or revision/exam practise. 9 separate booklets, covering: 1. Bar Mitzvah 2. Birth Ceremonies 3. Funeral Rites 4. Prayer 5. Festivals 6. Wedding Ceremonies 7. Shabbat 8. Kosher These booklets are ideal for independent study or set as topic-specific homework/revision. All exams questions relate to the content discussed and give pupils a chance to practise their answering of exam questions and their exam technique. Resource also includes A, B, C, D-style exam questions with some exam hints and tips 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

Mind Brain Type Identity Theory ( AQA Philosophy ) Metaphysics of Mind - Revision Session AS/ A2 KS5

Mind Brain Type Identity Theory ( AQA Philosophy ) Metaphysics of Mind - Revision Session AS/ A2 KS5

Designed for teachers using the new AQA Philosophy specification (teaching from 2017 onwards). This revision session covers the 'Mind Brain Type Identity Theory' section of the specification. The topic is a part of the Metaphysics of Mind component of the A2 course.This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets. All resources are editable.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learning-During extra-curricular time (KS5 Philosophy Clubs)This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric. -A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.This session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

By godwin86

Edexcel Christianity Believing in God Keyword & Key Concepts Game

Edexcel Christianity Believing in God Keyword & Key Concepts Game

32 playing cards featuring a question and answer. Students work as a team to correctly match keywords and key concepts from Edexcel. Can also be used as a starter or plenary activity. Great for revision and recall. Add extra challenge by using a timer and aim to beat their personal best! This resource can be edited.

By louisebibby

GCSE- Philosophy of Religion -Christianity & Humanism [4 Whole Units: 100+ Files!]

GCSE- Philosophy of Religion -Christianity & Humanism [4 Whole Units: 100+ Files!]

My complete teaching resources for the Philosophy of Religion component of GCSE Religious Studies: Christianity. The sum total of 3 years of teaching.Resources have been made by me, they cannot be found elsewhere: they are the result of thousands of hours of work.All files have been compressed into one zip file: I have uploaded a few PPT files separately so that you can use the preview feature to gauge the quality of the work before downloading.Featuring worksheets and powerpoints for topics:-Nature of Deity-Death & The Afterlife-Religion & Science-The Nature of Good & EvilAlso covers some Humanist Views (though in much less detail compared to Christianity)Designed for OCR B but applicable to other exam specifications, including post 2016 specifications.Video files associated with lessons are not included for copyright reasons: but all can be found on YouTube, or replaced with ones of your choosing.

By godwin86

Complete KS5 Philosophy Resources for OCR Religious Studies [Over 200 files]

Complete KS5 Philosophy Resources for OCR Religious Studies [Over 200 files]

This resource pack is the sum total of three years teaching OCR Philosophy & Ethics, and contains all resources necessary for the teaching of the philosophy half of the course: assuming your focus is on Christianity.It contains over 200 files, covering both AS & A2.Most of the resources have been made myself and cannot be found elsewhere. For copyright reasons I have not included the videos, instead I have included a file listing the relevant YouTube videos referred to in some lessons. Most topics have complete printable notes, most have PPTS or associated lessons, and Worksheets: some of the resources are offered as 'works in progress'. A large variety of assessment materials and feedback tools have been included.Certainly an excellent resource for new teachers of the subject, since this download contains everything I used whilst successfully teaching the subject myself.Given the hundreds of hours that have gone into creating these resources I am proud to sell them at the very reasonable introductory price of £9.99

By godwin86

Religious Studies: Religious Studies Bundle

Religious Studies: Religious Studies Bundle

20 lesson packs - all include PPs with worksheets, clips, well differentiated to three levels. This could last you most of the year! Suitable for KS3 but could be adapted.I use all of these myself as a Head of RS and I really hope you find them excellent value. Bought seperately, these would cost £38.Please leave me a review and I'll send you any other resource of your choice for free.Many more paid and free resources at my shop: Emjcot's Shop

By EC_Resources

Judaism: Judaism Bundle

Judaism: Judaism Bundle

7 Complete lessons, 40x worksheets, 7 fully differentiated PPs, clip links, KS3 plus a detailed SoW which can be used as a basis for your schools's Judaism medium term plans.Also includes two different assessments and markschemes - one on Jerusalem and one on Hanukkah.Theres about 8 hours worth of planning here - I use all these lesssons myself as head of Citizenship and RE.All are - complete 1 hour lesson with differentiated worksheetsSuitable for KS3 mainly but easily adapted Different level tasks for MA,LA or CoreDesigned to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above.Credit for individual clip links has been given to companys when uploaded individually - these are in the main BBC and Channel 4Many more paid and free resources at my shop: Emjcot's ShopAlso - leave me a review and I'll send you any other resource for free. Just message me with the one you want :

By EC_Resources

Christianity, Philosophy, & Ethics (12x) A2 Revision Sessions [OCR Religious Studies. Complete A2 Content!]

Christianity, Philosophy, & Ethics (12x) A2 Revision Sessions [OCR Religious Studies. Complete A2 Content!]

This bundle contains revision sessions for all 12 sub-sections of the A2 Christianity (6), 'Religion & Ethics' (3) & 'Philosophy of Religion' (3) content for OCR Religious Studies (new specification). If you are teaching Christianity for KS5 Religious Studies on OCR, this covers all six topics and the content for 'Philosophy of Religion' and 'Religion and Ethics.' The whole A2 aspect of the course. The sessions use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover the designated section of the specification. The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways: -As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams -Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learning -During extra-curricular time (KS5 Religious Studies Clubs) This revision session features: -A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics) -A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper) -A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach] -Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric. -A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question. This session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs. Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.

By godwin86