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The Global Church - Christianity GCSE

The Global Church - Christianity GCSE

This is a PPT led lesson covering the nature and extent of Christian influence across the world. It also examines the priorities for the Christian church on a global scale and how both Catholic and Protestant churches achieve and use their influence. This contains all the information necessary for the GCSE specification along with links, resources and differentiated tasks.
mr.payne
Pilgrimage - four sites of Christian Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage - four sites of Christian Pilgrimage

For teachers of GCSE Religious Studies. This is a PPT led lesson that includes all the information, tasks, links and a worksheet etc. needed to explain the significance and history of four sites of pilgrimage in Christianity, as specified in the GCSE specification. Pilgrimage 1 (also available) covers the nature, history and importance of pilgrimage in Christianity.
mr.payne
Pilgrimage - the nature, history and importance for Christians

Pilgrimage - the nature, history and importance for Christians

For teachers of GCSE Religious Studies. This is a PPT led lesson that includes all the information, tasks, links etc. needed to cover the nature, history and importance of pilgrimage in Christianity, as specified in the GCSE specification. Pilgrimage 2 (also available) covers four pilgrimage sites named in the Edexcel specification.
mr.payne
Ten Commandments Bundle

Ten Commandments Bundle

Two fully resourced lessons concerning an introduction to the 10 Commandments and their relevance today - complete with a 10 Commandments Assembly / Act of Collective Worship
hundredacre15
Good friday

Good friday

Key stage 3 lesson on Good Friday. i have included a link to a clip on youtube however just in case the link doesnt work, here is is; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryG-Peyyv7w&pbjreload=10 lesson also includes oppertunity for students to practice Bible skills.
siedle1986
The design argument

The design argument

Lesson aimed at the new Edexcel Religious Studies GCSE covering arguments for the existence of God, the design argument. This is for the Catholic papers philosophy and ethics unit. the lesson also includes a few clips which I have mainly used youtube for and the links can be found on the slides Includes sample of practice questions with answers for self or peer marking.
siedle1986
Christianity - Discipleship in the New Testament

Christianity - Discipleship in the New Testament

This is a PowerPoint Presentation and worksheet that can be used for KS3 and KS4 or Junior and Leaving Cert classes. It can be used in both a denominational and non-denominational classroom context. It can be used as part of a module on Christianity. The PPT contains a basic introduction to the idea of discipleship in the New Testament. The Presentation also includes some discussion and writing tasks for the students to do. Learning objectives are stated at the start of the presentation. There is also a PDF worksheet included which includes extra information on discipleship and the same exercises as in the PPT.
katiemurphy111
Eduqas A level model essay on the Trinity (AO1 AO2)

Eduqas A level model essay on the Trinity (AO1 AO2)

This is a modelled answer on the Trinity with a task for the following question for Eduqas Spec: a) Examine the origin and significance of the Trinity (20) b) ‘The Trinity is not necessary to understand God.’ Evaluate this statement (30)
lazz_mac
Places of Worship

Places of Worship

A lesson on the places of worship with a focus on the Mosque as well as the Catholic Church. There is extra information in the notes section for teachers to refer to and videos that the teacher can show students - feel free to tweak to your liking!
flyporsh
Christianity - Historical sources for Jesus

Christianity - Historical sources for Jesus

This is a presentation about the historical sources about the life and death of Jesus. It covers the meaning of different kinds of historical sources (primary and secondary) as well as contemporaneous historical sources from the time of Jesus. This is suitable for one full lesson period. Learning objectives are included at the start of the presentation. This lesson can be used for KS3 or KS4 or Junior and Leaving Certificate in either a denominational or non-denominational classroom setting.
katiemurphy111
AQA Philosophy Knowledge Organisers - RE A Level Year 1 &2

AQA Philosophy Knowledge Organisers - RE A Level Year 1 &2

Everything students need to know for philosophy of religion AQA content, Years 12 and 13, for the new AQA RE A Level. A01 explanation and A02 analysis, 2 sheets per topic. I print these in booklet form for students as a handy guide of all the essential knowledge, and get them to use it to revise from and check their practise essays. All KOs have practise questions based on the spec. Topics covered: The problem of evil. Arguments for the existence of God. Religious experiences & challenges of verifying. Religious language. Self, Death and the Afterlife, Miracles,
RuthMunday
Afterlife: what happens when we die?

Afterlife: what happens when we die?

Included in this is a PPT containing a discussion based lesson of approximately 55 minutes. There is a differentiated success criteria for each student to aim for and assess themselves against at different points as a mini-plenary as well as a challenge question to consider throughout. It is a primarily discussion based lesson on what can be a very sensitive subject. For the main activity there is an explanation of how to best present your example and the conclusion of the activity which MUST be read prior to teaching. This was taught to a year 5 mixed ability class but could easily work for KS2. Edit, use, adapt and enjoy!
JGrazier
Inspirational People - Pope John Paul II

Inspirational People - Pope John Paul II

This is a PowerPoint Presentation of the life of Pope John Paul II. Suitable for KS3 or KS4. It can be used as an example of an inspirational religious person, or someone who has used forgiveness in their life. It can be easily used for both denominational and non-denominational classes. The file also includes content for 1 class period. It includes both writing and discussion activities.
katiemurphy111
AQA A GCSE Religious Studies Theme F Full Unit!

AQA A GCSE Religious Studies Theme F Full Unit!

This bundle is comprised of lessons 1-6 from Theme F: Religion, human rights and social justice for the new AQA A Religious Studies GCSE specification. Each lesson is based upon Christianity and Islam but they could be altered to suit any of the other religious options. The lessons included are: Social justice, human rights and religious freedom. Prejudice and discrimination. Religious teachings about wealth. Poverty and the exploitation of the poor. Giving money to the poor. Revision and assessment. Each lesson is fully resourced to a high standard, differentiated, challenging and engaging. It has been planned by a Lead Practitioner who is passionate about excellent quality teaching and learning. For all video clips, resources and teaching tips for how to deliver the activities effectively, please see the notes section at the bottom of every slide. These lessons have been designed for you to ‘pick up and go’ so there is no preparation work other than printing required. If you make use of these resources I would be really appreciative of a review.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Religion, human rights and social justice: Assessment and revision

AQA A GCSE Theme F Religion, human rights and social justice: Assessment and revision

This is the revision, review and assessment lesson for Theme F: Religion, human rights and social justice. I have chosen to ask pupils to revise and prepare for a 24 mark assessment which is attached to this ppt. There is also a double sided revision mind map for the pupils to populate for revision. The first side of the mind map has on it the different lesson titles/elements from the specification. The other side has some key questions on it which should help to guide the pupils in their population of the mind map and structure their revision.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 4 Poverty and exploitation of the poor

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 4 Poverty and exploitation of the poor

This is the 4th lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, human rights and social justice’ and it is focused on poverty and the exploitation of the poor. The lesson covers the different causes of poverty as well as the ways in which the poor are further exploited through fair pay, excessive interest on loans and people trafficking. This lesson has been particularly focused on the Christian attitudes towards the aforementioned issues but it could be easily altered to take a different religious belief into account. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 5 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 3 Religious teachings about wealth

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 3 Religious teachings about wealth

This is the 3rd lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, human rights and social justice’ and it is focused on the religious teachings about wealth. This lesson covers both the Christian and Islamic attitudes towards obtaining and using wealth. The lesson is easily altered to take into account another religious view point should you be covering a different religion. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 4 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 1 Human Rights and Religious Freedom

AQA A GCSE Theme F Human Rights and Social Justice: Lesson 1 Human Rights and Religious Freedom

This is the 1st lesson in the AQA A GCSE thematic unit of work for ‘Religion, human rights and social justice’ and it is focused on social justice, human rights and religious freedom. This lesson covers the equivalent of two sections of this theme so is comprehensive. However, it has been designed so that some of the tasks can be set as home learning if you are running short on time/have to complete the course in a limited number of lessons a week. The lesson has been fully resourced to a high standard with a range of differentiated tasks (using the good, better, ASPIRE system). The lesson is designed to challenge the students as well as make them familiar with new concepts, knowledge and how to apply their learning to the exam. There is a 5 mark exam question in this lesson so that the students are constantly being reminded of exam technique and what will be expected of them in terms of application of knowledge. I will be adding lessons on a weekly basis so please keep looking! If you choose to use this resource I would really appreciate a review.
nslater88
McGrath text analysis - A level Edexcel 2016

McGrath text analysis - A level Edexcel 2016

This resource is a complete analysis of the text from Alister McGrath’s ‘The Dawkins Delusion’ The PPT is designed to maximise learning and contains: Learning objectives Translation of difficult words Page by page analysis Tasks for A01 and A02 My pupils really appreciated it as it full of content and support. Happy shopping!
TeacherofThought
How can we decide what God is like and if he is real?

How can we decide what God is like and if he is real?

KS3 SOW for Y7. This is a topic from the Derbyshire Agreed Syllabus 2014-2019 It is a complete SOW with complete lessons on PP and accompanying resources. The lessons are organised in folders. There are 10 lessons in total, including mini assessments and a final end of unit assessment. All resources / lessons are differentiated.
embalina
AQA A level Paper 2 (Christianity) RS Flashcards for Revision from Hodder John Frye textbook

AQA A level Paper 2 (Christianity) RS Flashcards for Revision from Hodder John Frye textbook

Here are the flashcards set for paper 2 - the ones for Paper 2 are also on TES. This follows the same principle as the Paper 1 flashcard templates I did - a set per chapter of the John Frye textbook, with the concepts in the order they appear in the textbook so students can read the book and make notes on the reverse. This checks they are reading and creates an excellent revision resource. There are 436 flashcards on this download to prepare for the Paper 2 exam. The vast majority are for the first part of the Paper 2 exam, using the Christianity option. I don’t think that flashcard making is the proper revision style for the second part of Paper 2 - the synoptic assessment. Note - the photo is of Paper 1 flashcards, but the concept is the same! You will get an excel file with a tab for each unit for the Paper 2 exam, and instructions for your reprographics department to produce them. These took me over 10 hours to make - I had to re-read the textbook myself to get the order right, consider the specification demands and decide which concepts to include on the flashcards. For the record I am HoF at my school, and with more than a couple of years’ experience at getting 6th formers to do well in A’ level Religious Studies. See also the Paper 1 flashcards, if you haven’t already.
MrFenby
Christianity around the world / Christian diversity unit of work KS2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 Religious

Christianity around the world / Christian diversity unit of work KS2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 Religious

This unit includes all you need to teach for around a term to KS3. There are lesson power points with back up activities, sheets, discussion points, resources, assessments etc. There is an assessment record page and a scheme of work to go with the powerpoint too. I have also written a two to three hour Flip Learning Project with an example of one completed. Christianity around the world is covered from different countries with a range of activiites and discussion points for each. Easter around the world is also included. The children really enjoyed learning about diversity within a faith. The PPT has 13 lessons and 69 slides with activities. You can pretty much walk into the room and teach from it, without further resources. Ideal if RS cover teacher or non-specialist too. I have developed a whole unit work from Year 5 up to Year 8 which I am now uploading. These have taken me hundreds of hours so I hope this saves you lots of time. Happy Sunday!
rooneys
Religious Education Belief in Action KS2 What does Religion mean to me? Scheme Unit of work

Religious Education Belief in Action KS2 What does Religion mean to me? Scheme Unit of work

This unit includes all you need to teach for around a term to KS2. There are lesson power points with back up activities, sheets, discussion points, resources, assessments etc. There is an assessment and a scheme of work to go with the powerpoint too. Covers rules, who is my neighbour/Good Samaritan, Sermon on the Mount, Mother Teresa. Jewish Shema, Sikh 5 Ks, Buddhist 5 precepts, 5 Pillars of Islam and life of St Paul in the New Testament (these are only story references with pages linked to books we have in school so you would need to develop this slide further if you do not have children’s Bibles to read from). I will build on this next year but we had a long term so I added them in to keep me going… The PPT has 10 lessons and 63 slides with activities. You can pretty much walk into the room and teach from it, without further resources. Ideal if RS cover teacher or non-specialist too. I have developed a whole unit work from Year 5 up to Year 8 which I am now uploading. These have taken me hundreds of hours so I hope this saves you lots of time. Happy Sunday!
rooneys