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Year 7 Curriculum Information - RE
Topics covered in the Autumn term
  • Christianity- Key beliefs, Life of Jesus, Death and Resurrection of Jesus
  • Buddhism- Key beliefs, Life of Buddha, Pilgrimage
Topics Covered in the Spring Term
  • Buddhism- Three Jewels, Nirvana
  • Sikhism- Key beliefs, Life of Guru Nanak, Life of the Gurus
Topics Covered in the Summer Term
  • Sikhism- Sikhism Today
  • Judaism; Key Beliefs and religious festivals

Termly examinations and one end of year examination - 50 minutes.

Special Requirements/Equipment

Students will need a ruler, black pen and a green pen.

Home Learning

Home-learning is set each week. All class work and home-learning is marked. Books are collected in regularly.

Reading List

The main text books which we use are:

  • Buddhism by Sue Penney (ISBN 0435304763)
  • Sikhism by Sue Penney (ISBN 0435304755)
  • ‘This is Christianity Book 1 Beginnings by Michael Keene (ISBN0748716270).
Useful Websites
BBC Bitesize Religious Studies KS3, Buddhism, Sikhism, Judaism, Christianity

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