Sporting values

A collection of key positive ideas found in the sporting world that can be applied elsewhere eg: 'Teamwork'.

Bible passages with a sports theme

KS2RE, Collective Worship
The Bible uses the imagery of running a race in a number of passages to explore what the journey of faith is like. This idea draws together some of these passages.

Dedication - what a load of differences!

KS1, KS2RE, Collective Worship
Here's a storytelling way of presenting the call of the disciples. The fact that Jesus chose each one of them with all their differences is so important and becomes the model of the new family that Christians know as the kingdom of God.

Dependence - supporting each other

KS1, KS2RE
This classroom activity uses simple drama and a variety of storytelling suggestions to unpack the story of Jesus healing a man who was paralysed, demonstrating how important teamwork is in sport as well as in the Christian life.