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Horsell C of E Junior School

Horsell C of E Junior School

HorsellC of E Junior School

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RE and Christian Distinctiveness - Further Information

 

Introductory overview to religion

For an introductory overview of the religions studied in Horsell Junior School, we recommend the following:

‘This Is My Faith’ series by Anita Ganeri and Holly Wallace 

There are separate books about the following faiths: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism and Sikhism.

Please see the attached document for a detailed book list.

 

Assemblies

Lent

We encourage the children at Horsell Junior School to carry out daily acts of generosity for Lent. The below website also has ideas for 40 acts of generosity for Lent to carry out within the family   

www.40acts.org.uk

 

Open The Book

Weekly volunteers from St Mary’s Church lead Open the Book assemblies which dramatically recreate Bible stories for all the children. For more information see the below website

 www.christiansineducation.co.uk/open-the-book

 

School Visits

As part of the Year 5 Religious Education curriculum, children visit the Shah Jahan Mosque and Brook wood cemetery. Please refer to the below websites for information on these.

www.shahjahanmosque.org.uk

www.brookwoodcemetery.com