They Christian festival of preparation for Easter, commonly associated with the story of Jesus own preparation for his own ministry- commonly used by Christians as a time for prayer, reflection and occasional fasting.

An Ash Cross

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

Staying on task

Whole schoolRE, Collective Worship
The story of how Jesus met temptation in the desert.

Lent: story of Jesus' temptations

Whole schoolCollective Worship
Lent is a season of quiet reflection when many Christians around the world start to look forward to the most important festival in the Christian year - Easter, when Jesus’ death and resurrection are remembered.

Crosses from around the world

The intended learning outcomes for this piece of work include that pupils should be able to recognise that the symbol of the cross has a variety of meanings and to discuss the symbol of the cross for Christians.