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.
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
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
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.