Easter

Topic: Easter Learning Outcomes To identify Easter as a sacred time of year for Christians around the world To learn the key vocabulary associated with Easter To complete a written exercise pertaining to the story of Easter   Introduction The children will be asked what Easter is all about, and Read more…

Noah and the ark

Topic: Noah and the ark Learning Outcomes Become familiar with stories associated with key religious figures such as Noah.   Introduction Explain to the children what will take place during the lesson and why we are doing the lesson. Bring the children to the horse shoe table in front of Read more…

St. Brigid

Topic: St. Brigid Learning Outcomes Become familiar with the story of Saint Brigid Recognise the links to the Catholic faith as well as Irish history Explore the story through appropriate use of play, music, art and drama Utilise vocabulary associated with the feast day of Saint Brigid   Introduction Teacher Read more…

St. Patrick

Topic: St. Patrick Learning Outcomes Become familiar with the story of Saint Patrick Recognise the links to the Catholic faith as well as Irish history Explore the story through appropriate use of play, music, art and drama Utilise vocabulary associated with the St. Patrick’s Day festival   Introduction Teacher ascertains Read more…

Easter

Topic: Easter Learning Outcomes To identify Easter as a Christian festival To listen to the Easter story To work as part of a group to place the Easter story in the correct order   Introduction Teacher to ask the children what is Easter? Why do they think it is celebrated Read more…

Easter

Learning Outcomes The children will be enabled to: Identify the celebration of Easter with Christianity Name some traditions associated with Easter Make connections between the story ‘ The Easter Journal’ and the traditional Easter story from the Bible Recall the meaning of the word ‘symbol’ and provide examples i.e. new Read more…

Christmas

Topic: Christmas LT focus:  Listen, read and discuss a Powerpoint about the Nativity Sequence the story of the Nativity Answer questions about the story of the Nativity Introduction Questions Who is looking forward to Christmas, why? Is Christmas a religious holiday? Which religious group celebrate Christmas? What is the Nativity? Read more…