Creative and Challenging RE

On January 17th 2017 we gathered at St John the Baptist VA School in Pentrobin. We were delighted to welcome Kathryn Pym from Blackburn Diocese, who came to share exciting and innovative ideas to make Religious Education both meaningful and challenging in the classroom.

Below are downloadable resource ideas that Kathryn was kind enough to share with us on the day.

Analysing prayers and hymns

Attainment Targets explained

Bag of Worries resources (from “Big, Big Questions” by Fischy Music)

Mother Theresa resources from RE Today

Psalm 23 ideas

RE ladder of expectation and achievement

sample pages from RE Today, more than 101 great ideas…

Selection of key questions from across the key stages

Sikhism, the langar in the street resources

Thinking grid

Working with artefacts

Working with pictures