Easter

The key Christian festival marking the last 7 days of Jesus Christ's earthly ministry, from his arrival in Jerusalem on Palm Sunday through to the Crucifixion and Resurrection.

The Palm Sunday Cross

Foundation, KS1, KS2, Whole schoolRE
Mark the start of Holy Week with an activity that pupils can do at home

Exploring Easter and eggs

Foundation, KS1RE, Classroom Reflection
Reading and an activity for pupils to do at home or in the classroom

An Ash Cross

KS2RE, Classroom Reflection
An idea by Martyn Payne of the Barnabas Schools' Team exploring cross ideas based on the Ash Cross.

'You go first'

Foundation, KS1, KS2, Whole schoolCollective Worship
A story of self-sacrifice from the Dunkirk evacuation of 1940

A church in Jerusalem: Gethsemane

KS1, KS2, Whole schoolCollective Worship, Classroom Reflection
A collective worship session about courage, which focuses on the story of Jesus in the garden of Gethsemane, with pictures of the pilgrimage site