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Esther Activity Book and Lesson Plans

Esther Activity Book and Lesson Plans

This Activity Book is a wonderful way to help students learn about Esther and the story of Purim. Includes 93 pages of lesson plans and activities. Plus an Answer Key for teachers. WHO IS IT FOR? 3rd - 8th Graders (8 to 14-year-olds) WHAT'S INCLUDED? 16-page Bible story: Esther - The Chosen Bride Fill in the blanks activity: Part One, Two, and Three **Lesson One** Lesson plan (two pages) Coloring page: The King’s party Bible Quizzes: King Ahasuerus & Queen Vashti Bible Word Search: The Wise Men Creative Writing activity: Vashti Writing activity: Who was King Ahasuerus? Coloring worksheet: Queen Vashti The Magi: Who were the Wise Men (Magi)? Research the Kings of Persia Fact Sheet: Exiled in Babylon! Map activity: Ancient Persian empire **Lesson Two** Lesson plan (two pages) Coloring page: Esther prepares to meet the king Bible Word Search: Persian Empire Bible Quiz: Kings of the Bible Write a letter! Fact Sheet: The King's Gate Creative Writing activity: King Ahasuerus Bible Word Scramble: Esther Craft: Purim puppets Comprehension: Haman’s wicked plan Coloring worksheet: A special queen **Lesson Three** Lesson plan (two pages) Coloring Page: Esther Coloring page: Haman and the King Bible Quiz: Mordecai Bible Word Search: Esther Creative Writing activity: Esther Craft: Make a crown Maze: Esther’s Banquet Writing activity: courage Worksheet: Esther Copywork for Kids: Esther 4:14 Who said it? **Lesson Four** Lesson plan (two pages) Coloring page: The King of Persia honors Mordecai Bible Quiz: Haman Crossword: Esther History facts: Did You Know? Creative Writing: Haman What’s the Word? Craft: Who am I? Writing activity: Who was Mordecai? Writing activity: Who was Esther? **Lesson Five** Lesson plan (two pages) Coloring page: Esther saves her people Bible Quiz: Esther saves her people Creative Writing: Mordecai Fill in the Blanks and coloring activity: The Banquet Fact sheet: Purim Recipe: Let’s Bake Hamantaschen! My favorite Bible characters Writing and coloring activity: Write the story of Esther in your own words Let’s Draw: Favorite scene in story Worksheet: Purim My story retell Celebrating Purim Let’s Discuss: Purim and the story of Esther For more inspiring educational resources visit: Bible Pathway Adventures
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WJEC/Eduqas RS GCSE Life and Death Workbook

WJEC/Eduqas RS GCSE Life and Death Workbook

This workbook has been created to support students in consolidating their knowledge and understanding of issues of life and death. The workbook contains relevant key terminology for students to test their understanding of. The workbook then takes students through exam-style questions a-d focusing on each sub-topic within life and death. At the back of the workbook students have guidance on what to include in each style of exam question. The front cover can act as a revision checklist for students to tick-off once that sub-topic has been revised.
erica_10
WJEC/Eduqas RS GCSE Human Relationships Workbook

WJEC/Eduqas RS GCSE Human Relationships Workbook

This workbook has been created to support students in consolidating their knowledge and understanding of issues of human relationships. The workbook contains relevant key terminology for students to test their understanding of. The workbook then takes students through exam-style questions a-d focusing on each sub-topic within human relationships. At the back of the workbook students have guidance on what to include in each style of exam question. The front cover can act as a revision checklist for students to tick-off once that sub-topic has been revised.
erica_10
AQA GCSE 9-1 Christian Beliefs Revision Work Booklet

AQA GCSE 9-1 Christian Beliefs Revision Work Booklet

A comprehensive resource covering the whole AQA Christian Beliefs unit for GCSE for students to complete. Ideal also as homework, a holiday task or to catch up students who are falling behind. Links directly to new AQA GCSE specification (containing link to exam technique) though could be easily adapted for all other exam boards.
sherriedocherty
Thich Naht Hanh and Engaged Buddhism

Thich Naht Hanh and Engaged Buddhism

A small bundle of resources that explore the life and work of Thich Nhat Hanh using a marketplace, with a factfile on his life including quotes and history. Enough here for a few lessons. Learning Questions include: Who is Thich Naht Hanh? How does he interpret Buddhism? What is my opinion of ‘Engaged Buddhism’? A video included which is an interview between him and Oprah which is quite powerful and insightful for understanding the man behind the religious robes. Activities differentiated by outcome, especially if Kagan seating plans are used.
DavidFew
EASTER PUZZLES

EASTER PUZZLES

This file contains one criss-cross puzzle and one wordsearch, both using words or names associated with the Christian Festival of Easter. In the criss-cross puzzle the student will be asked to name the words, terms or Biblical figures from the clues provided, and then enter these into the matching squares in the numbered grid. In the wordsearch puzzle the student has to find in the grid all the words or names listed. For both puzzles, there is a printable sheet for the student and a solution sheet for the teacher. As usual, to make the answers easier to locate in the wordsearch solution, I have highlighted the first letter of each word in yellow, or orange when the letter begins two words or terms running in different directions. I have included two versions, one in PDF and the second an Excel file, whichever is your preference.
PUBLICSECONDARY
What's in the Bible

What's in the Bible

A short course of 3 or 4 lessons for older KS3 students or those taking GCSE Religious Studies which introduces key concepts of the Bible: The Old and New Testaments and their differences, Biblical referencing and navigation, Original languages and translations, Dates of composition, Approaches to Biblical authority, famous phrases, etc. The Bible is approached as a text to study rather than from a purely Christian perspective. It is useful if students have access to a class set of Bibles (preferably a translation rather than a paraphrase) This pack includes comprehensive teacher's notes which include outline lesson plans, a power point presentation (also available as a PDF) and a set of handouts including activities and quizzes. There are links to YouTube and BBC videos for some topics.
Rockmeamadeus
Drawing Board: The Word Illustration Game for GCSE Religious Studies

Drawing Board: The Word Illustration Game for GCSE Religious Studies

Revise key words or terms with your pupils using the all-new game The Drawing Board. Pupils have to draw the key word on the cards, whilst their team mates have to guess what the word is! Created for Eduqas GCSE RS, though can be applied across specifications using the template (included in pack) so you can easily add your own words or key terms! Words include key concepts for Christianity, Judaism and all Philosophy and Ethics units. A fun and engaging way to enthuse learners into embedding course vocabulary!
CreativeRE