National Geographic confronts its racist past.

Topic: National Geographic confronts its racist past. Learning Outcomes Equality and Justice Promoting Equality Critically evaluate media coverage of equality and justice issues   Introduction Development Plenary   Other Resources for teaching this topic https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/04/from-the-editor-race-racism-history/

SALT Programme

Topic: SALT Programme Learning Outcomes A link to the SALT Programme   Introduction Development Plenary   Other Resources for teaching this topic http://saltprogramme.com/

My Life, My Religion: Hinduism

Topic: My Life, My Religion: Hinduism Learning Outcomes Belief Systems: Beliefs & Values Identify key values associated with a range of religious codes of conduct   Introduction Development Plenary   Other Resources for teaching this topic https://learning.educatetogether.ie/mod/url/view.php?id=10489

Hannukah-Channukah

Topic: Hannukah-Channukah Learning Outcomes Celebrations listen to and experience the sound and music used by major religions to celebrate their faith look at and respond to the differing art forms associated with festivals-Hannukah   Introduction Show videoes to give information and history of Hannukah. The Seasme Street one is excellent! Read more…

Belief Systems – Humanism

Topic: Belief Systems – Humanism Learning Outcomes   To identify key values associated with Humanism. To appreciate that Humanists believe they have a responsibility of stewardship towards the environment.   Introduction To begin the lesson I will write on the board what we are going to learn today; Explain what Read more…

Humanism – Summer Solstice June 21st

Topic: Humanism – Summer Solstice June 21st Learning Outcomes To develop an understanding and appreciation of an event that is of particular significance to Humanist religion. Identify and discuss famous features in Ireland and abroad that are related to the summer solstice.   Introduction Introduce the Summer solstice, the date Read more…

Enabling children’s voices

Topic: Enabling children’s voices Learning Outcomes *sense of empowerment *positive mindset *practical everyday response to potentially overwhelming feelings to climate change coverage in the medi     Introduction Discuss climate change with class , kwl , establish what they already know.   Analyse information, it is positive or negative?   Read more…

Child labour

Topic: Child labour Learning Outcomes Children will look at photographs of children around the world They will compare and contrast the photos-the school, the food, the clothes etc. Children will look at videos and discuss what child labour is and what should be done to prevent it   Introduction Children Read more…