World religions teaching resources: Hinduism

Resources and ideas for religious education, world religions, hinduism, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

Six Major World Religions Timeline

Six Major World Religions Timeline

This lesson is the first in a set of seven designed to introduce pupils to the six of the major world religions. In this lesson, pupils will look at a timeline of the origins of religion, be tasked to recreate this timeline themselves (There are differentiated worksheets and a help sheet for lower ability pupils.) They will also have to colour a map of where the religions began. There are links to 2 videos within this PPT. The second gives and overview of 5 world religions. The sixth pupils have to research for homework.

By TeachElite

AQA GCSE (9-1) RS Specification A - Hinduism beliefs

AQA GCSE (9-1) RS Specification A - Hinduism beliefs

These are a set of double-sided sheets to cover the Beliefs section of AQAs RS Spec A for Hinduism. The information can also be used for other exam boards. The first side of each sheet gives information about a topic within the Beliefs section. The second side gives some examples of potential questions - based on the Sample Assessment Materials (SAMs) which have been published by AQA. It is a revision tool as it specifically targets knowledge needed for exam questions.it provides a number of teachings for each topic area - as AQAs questions demand the use of teachings for a student to get high marks - which are explained. Written for Y10, it works for any KS4.Teachers could use it as the basis for preparing a lesson(s), issue it for revision or as a homework.

By Charliebgood

Pilgrimages

Pilgrimages

1hr PP, clip, worksheets, differentiated fully Complete 1 hour lesson with accompanying worksheetsSuitable for KS3/4 easily adapted for eitherDifferent level tasks for MA,LA or CoreDesigned to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or aboveMany more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: Emjcot's ShopLeave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)

By EC_Resources

KS2 RE unit - Creation/Our World

KS2 RE unit - Creation/Our World

This is a 5 lesson RE unit with accompanying resources, focussing on the Christian and Hindu stories of creation and the environment. It is suitable for using with key stage 2. The plan gives details of a starter, an introduction, 2 main activities and a plenary for each of the five lessons. The activities include writing poetry, nature walks, drama, writing headlines and designing posters among others. Lesson objectives and cross-curricular links are also included in the plan. There is a PowerPoint of the Christian Bible story included in the price and all resources that are needed.

By blossomingminds

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

World Religions Symbol & Founder - fun end of term activity

World Religions Symbol & Founder - fun end of term activity

This Volvelle teaches your classes the symbols and founders of the world’s major religions and is a wonderful revision tool. It includes Hinduism, Sikhism, Judaism, Buddhism, Christianity, and Islam.A volvelle or wheel chart is a type of slide chart, constructed from paper with rotating parts. It’s brilliant for both teaching and revision. The student fills in the information on the Volvelle which will help them to learn it, and then can use it as a revision tool. They are fun to make!The volvelle worksheet is complete with instructions on what your class should do, so it really helps make this lesson fun and easy.With this resource, you get a fascinating Volvelle PowerPoint which is 10 slides long and can be used to teach your class all about Volvelles. This makes a great starter to your lesson, and the presentation includes a script, making you the instant expert!There is a stage by stage teachers pictorial guide on how to put the volvelle together, which includes lots of useful advice and tips so you can be confident when you teach your class.To sum up, you get:• The Volvelle worksheet• A presentation about Volvelles• A lesson plan• A stage by stage teachers guide on how to make a volvelle

By VolvelleEducation

Diwali Fact File

Diwali Fact File

Teach your children about Diwali with this handy fact file. This PDF page could be used on a large display as a whole class teaching tool, on a classroom display board or as a reference mat on tables. Children could also use it for independent research.Find more resources like this in our Diwali Mini Pack at www.teachingpacks.co.uk

By teachingideas

Exploring Hinduism

Exploring Hinduism

This bundle is a complete pack for the unit 'Exploring Hinduism', containing the unit plan, PowerPoint presentations, lesson plans, worksheets and flipcharts. The materials are suitable for S1/S2/S3 (Scotland) and year 7/8/9 (England). More updates to follow soon - all will be free! Please 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 have a look at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/dana2010

By Think_About_It

'Ancient Philosophical Influences' (Plato & Aristotle) Revision Session for AS-Level OCR RS (New Sp)

'Ancient Philosophical Influences' (Plato & Aristotle) Revision Session for AS-Level OCR RS (New Sp)

Designed for teachers using OCR Religious Studies AS/A2 specification (H173/H573)This revision session covers the: 'Ancient Philosophical Influences' [Plato & Aristotle] section of the specification. Part of the 'Philosophy of Religion' third of the AS course.This download is 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 pat of various bundles depending on your needs.

By godwin86

Exploring Hinduism - revision (mind map)

Exploring Hinduism - revision (mind map)

'Exploring Hinduism at a glance' - this mind map is a perfect tool for helping pupils revise effectively and quickly for this unit. It can also be printed off, laminated and displayed.Please 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 have a look at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/dana2010

By Think_About_It

GCSE Hinduism - L20/20 [ Equality, Social Justice, Women's Rights, Feminism, Social Issues, Caste ]

GCSE Hinduism - L20/20 [ Equality, Social Justice, Women's Rights, Feminism, Social Issues, Caste ]

This is the twentieth in a series of lessons on Hinduism for GCSE level students for the 'Beliefs, Teachings & Practices' section of the course. This is the final lesson in the course.It is designed for AQA and OCR specifications but relevant to all GCSE Hinduism Religious Studies teachers .The download includes:-A PPT Containing a Full Lesson-A detailed lesson plan covering: objectives, key-words, differentiation, and lesson timeline-A double-sided A3 worksheet-A Knowledge Hunt Printable-HomeworkThis lesson focuses on Hindu Ethical Concerns (Equality, Women's Rights and Social Justice):• Hinduism and social issues:• Social responsibility• Social inclusion• Women’s rights• The ways Hindu attitudes, beliefs and teachings are put into practice through charitable projects, including:• Different interpretations and emphases given to sources of wisdom and authority by different Hindu groups• The Purusha Sukta (Rig Veda)• The Bhagavad Gita• The work and example of Gandhi• Karma and the cycle of samsara• Yamas (virtues) especially daya (compassion), dama (restraint) and kshama (patience/tolerance)Sources:Mahabharata XVIII 113 8Mahabharata III 29Myths and stories about the deities associated with ethical concernsThis is part of a series of lessons, if you like it: save countless hours by downloading the complete course! The complete series of GCSE Hinduism lessons can be downloaded at our TES Shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/godwin86We also have learning mats, revision sessions, and much more!Thank you for your download!Positive reviews are greatly appreciated.

By godwin86