Foundation Stage Christmas Religious Education

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in religious education for the Foundation Stage to teach about the nativity story

Three Kings

Design and make Christmas star decorations to celebrate the birth of Jesus

The Shepherds

Record special gift ideas for Jesus in response to a part of the nativity story


Use role-play and drama to understand and sequence part of the nativity story about the journey to Bethlehem

Angel Gabriel

Discuss and sequence part of the nativity story about Mary and the angel Gabriel

Advent Calendars

Identify and describe some of the special shapes that can be used to signify and celebrate Christmas

Nativity Play

Organise and rehearse a performance of the nativity story from the Bible for a special Christmas assembly

Special Visitors

Discuss and role-play different ways of preparing for a special visitor and how to get ready for a celebration