Religious Education

RE: Whole School Overview

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FS

 

 

Discovery

 

What makes people special?

Understanding Christianity

Incarnation

 

Why do Christians perform nativity plays at Christmas?

Discovery

 

How do people celebrate?

Understanding Christianity

Salvation

 

Why do Christians put a cross in an Easter garden?

Understanding Christianity

God

 

Why is the word ‘God’ so important to Christians?

Discovery

 

What makes places special?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 1

 

 

Understanding Christianity

Creation

 

Who made the world?

Understanding Christianity

Incarnation

 

Why does Christmas matter to Christians?

Discovery

 

Was it always easy for Jesus to show friendship?

Understanding Christianity

Salvation

 

Why does Easter matter to Christians?

Discovery

 

Is Shabbat important to Jewish children?

Discovery

 

Are Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur important to Jewish children?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 2

 

 

Discovery

 

Is it possible to be kind to everyone all of the time?

Discovery

 

Why do Christians believe God gave Jesus to the world?

Discovery

 

Does praying at regular intervals help a Muslim in everyday life?

Understanding Christianity

God

 

What do Christians believe God is like?

Discovery

 

Does going to a mosque give Muslims a sense of belonging?

Understanding Christianity

Gospel

 

What is the good news that Jesus brings?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  YEAR 3

 

 

Discovery

 

Would celebrating Diwali at home and in the community bring a feeling of belonging to a Hindu child?

Understanding Christianity

Incarnation

 

What is the Trinity?

Understanding Christianity

Creation/Fall

 

What do Christians learn from the creation story?

Understanding Christianity

Salvation

 

Why do Christians call the day Jesus died ‘Good Friday’?

Discovery

 

How can Brahman be everywhere and in everything?

Understanding Christianity

Gospel

 

What kind of world did Jesus want?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 4

 

 

Discovery

 

How special is the relationship Jews have with God?

Discovery

 

What is the most significant part of the nativity story for Christians today?

Understanding Christianity

People of God

 

What is it like (for Christians) to follow God?

Discovery  

 

Is forgiveness always possible for Christians?

Discovery

 

How important is it for Jewish people to do what God asks them to do?

Understanding Christianity

Kingdom of God

 

When Jesus left, what was the impact of Pentecost?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 5

 

 

Discovery

 

How far would a Sikh go for his / her religion?

Understanding Christianity

Incarnation

 

Was Jesus the Messiah?

Discovery

 

Are Sikh stories important today?

Understanding Christianity

People of God

 

How can following God bring freedom and justice?

Discovery

 

What is the best way for a Sikh to show commitment to God?

Understanding Christianity

God

 

What does it mean for Christians if God is holy and living?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 6

 

 

Discovery

 

What is the best way for a Muslim to show commitment to God?

Understanding Christianity

Gospel

 

What would Jesus do?

Understanding Christianity

Creation

 

Creation and Science: Conflicting or complementary?

Understanding Christianity

Salvation

 

What difference does the resurrection make to Christians?

Understanding Christianity

Kingdom of God

 

What kind of king is Jesus?

Discovery

 

Does belief in the Akhirah help Muslims lead good lives?