Fairness

Treating other people equally, despite their differences.

Trouble at the theatre

KS2, Whole schoolCollective Worship, Classroom Reflection
A very noisy story about resilience, based on Acts 19:23–41.

Breaking the rules

KS2RE
The story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott in 1955, exploring how bad rules can be broken in a non-violent way, bringing about change in a community.

A Palm Sunday rant - storytelling by one of Jesus' enemies

KS2Collective Worship, Classroom Reflection
The story of Palm Sunday introduces the events of Holy Week with an account of Jesus disrupting the religious life of the temple (Matthew 21:12-16). This is an exercise in simple storytelling, from the perspective of the priests in charge of the temple.

Art - Jesus and the money changers

Cross-curricular links
The story of Jesus and the money changers has inspired a great many paintings because of its unusual subject matter: Jesus of Nazareth was not known for his physical violence! This idea provides a lesson plan for exploring the meaning behind the story.

Putting others first - The Titanic

Collective Worship, Classroom ReflectionCross-curricular links
Are some human lives worth more than others? This assembly uses the story of the Titanic to reflect on how different 'classes' of people were treated. It also reveals the sacrifice of those who surrendered their lives to save others.