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Current Head of Religion, Philosophy and Ethics (11-18). Having taught Religious Studies, Philosophy and Ethics and Law since 2010, I feel confident that my eclectic set of resources should suit a variety of colleagues' needs. If you buy my resources and like them, please do leave a positive comment and rating. I will be eternally grateful! Feel free to contact me about any specific content you would like to see in the shop and I will aim to upload some ASAP. Thanks, TeacherofThought

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Current Head of Religion, Philosophy and Ethics (11-18). Having taught Religious Studies, Philosophy and Ethics and Law since 2010, I feel confident that my eclectic set of resources should suit a variety of colleagues' needs. If you buy my resources and like them, please do leave a positive comment and rating. I will be eternally grateful! Feel free to contact me about any specific content you would like to see in the shop and I will aim to upload some ASAP. Thanks, TeacherofThought
Plato's Cave
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Plato's Cave

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This lesson is designed to help pupils understand the basic's of Plato's cave. This has been successfully used at KS3, KS4 and KS5.
What is Truth?
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What is Truth?

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Introduction to the idea of truth covering: - Definitions of truth - Types of truth - Why truth is important Extension: Why false information is harmful Activity focuses: - Murder Mystery - Fake News This lesson was graded outstanding and can be shortened to suit a shorter lesson if necessary. It could also be 2 lessons depending on the ability of group and which tasks are used. The resource contains a lesson plan, PPT and a worksheet. Also a 'scrapbook' worksheet and clues for the detective task. The clues need to be cut up individually to be given to each detective/team. Enjoy!
Works of Scholars - Atonement, Barth and Hick texts
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Works of Scholars - Atonement, Barth and Hick texts

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This bundle contains a comprehensive focus on the Edexcel topic of ‘works of scholars’ for the study of Christianity. Atonement Theory John Hick text analysis Karl Barth text analysis All resources include learning objectives and is task focused with evaluative and argument forming questions. These are content heavy and have been really appreciated by my pupils. Enjoy and please review!
Life after death - The boy who lived before
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Life after death - The boy who lived before

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This worksheet was created to accompany a YouTube clip called 'the boy who lived before'. This clip is found below and tells the story of a boy in Scotland who believes he can remember his past life. The pupils always compelled by this lesson and the worksheet enables excellent structure for the lesson. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Wh0OsVtdeE
Life after death introduction
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Life after death introduction

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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.
2016 Edexcel A Level Christianity Texts
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2016 Edexcel A Level Christianity Texts

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Here are comprehensive PPTs which break down the meaning of the following texts for A Level students: Hick (Atonement) Barth (Atonement) McGrath (The Dawkins Delusion) Extra PPT on Atonement theory My pupils performed really well off the back of these and were extremely well prepared. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!
Pacifism
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Pacifism

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This lesson focuses on the different beliefs and examples of pacifism. It follows my other lesson on Violence and Peace and comes with a worksheet and task which should bring excellent learning. It also has a meditation exercise that can be used to the last task of the PPT. This is a really good task which the pupils engage with and always walk out with a smile!
Sexual Ethics - A Level 2016
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Sexual Ethics - A Level 2016

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This resource includes three power point presentations which cover the following in line with the Edexcel spec (although could be used for the others): Sexual Ethics and relationships Homosexuality The Church and sex They all include learning objectives and references to examples and scholars. Enjoy!
Life of The Buddha (lesson 2) - Suitable for Home Learning
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Life of The Buddha (lesson 2) - Suitable for Home Learning

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This is the second in a series of lessons which fit with the component plan I have created for Buddhism at KS3. The PPT contains a focus on the origins of Buddhism (in particular, the life of the Buddha) and contains learning objectives on each slide, key words quiz, challenging questions linked to the text, interesting stimulus and exam question focus. There is a text which should be used for the comprehension exercise on the 3rd slide. There is also a story board template. Please check my bundle resources out to buy the whole set for better value for money! Enjoy!
Just War Theory + application
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Just War Theory + application

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This lesson was planned and carried out for an official observation and was deemed outstanding. It is a revision of the content of Just War Theory and then moves on to apply the theory to real wars. This is ideal for mixed to high ability groups, but could be edited to allow for mixed/lower ability. Attached is: PPT Application table sheet Info Sheet Pupil Evaluation
The Eucharist Lesson 1 - NEW EDEXCEL A LEVEL
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The Eucharist Lesson 1 - NEW EDEXCEL A LEVEL

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For those who need a comprehensive, challenging first lesson on the Eucharist for topic 3 of the 'Study of Religion' unit of the new Edexcel A level. This resource includes a PPT with a balance between teacher led and pupil response, a reading from the synoptic gospels and a run through of holy week. The lesson is designed to add context to a challenging topic and includes learning objectives and course outline. I have a series of PPTs that go with this SOW. Look out for: Eucharist lesson 2 Nativity and Crucifixion depicted through art Christian Prayer Christian Worship The importance of music in Christianity