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Scallop shells and pilgrimage

Foundation, KS1, KS2, Whole schoolCollective Worship, Classroom Reflection
A collective worship idea for the end of the school year that uses pilgrimage imagery to reflect positively on the past year.

Daniel's challenge

KS1, KS2, Whole schoolCollective Worship, Classroom Reflection
A no-rehearsal drama about teamwork, resilience, leadership… and food!

Rio - Christ the Redeemer statue

Whole schoolCollective Worship, Classroom Reflection
Collective Worship outline reflecting on the statue of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Links with the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Using war memorials for cross-curricular studies

KS1, KS2RECross-curricular links
This idea offers suggestions for using war memorials as a study resource to investigate key ideas about faith, belief, sacrifice, loss, bereavement and remembrance.

Cross-curricular activities using What Price Peace?

Whole schoolRECross-curricular links
The centenary of the First World War provides an opportunity for schools to extend their spiritual, moral, social and cultural provision. The following ideas offer suggestions as to how this could be done through different subjects.

With God on our side? - an interactive activity for Key Stage 2

KS2RE, Classroom Reflection
When people fight, do you think God is on anybody's side? A hundred years ago, in the First World War, the British, the Germans, the Russians - and just about everyone else - thought that God was definitely on their side. But was God on anyone's side?

David and Goliath: an interactive activity

Whole schoolRE, Classroom Reflection
This story needs to emphasise how David's life, as he grew older, became full of horrible battles he couldn't escape from - fighting usually makes things worse!