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Lesson One – Prayer Shapes

This religious education teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to select and design a special symbol to represent the meaning of a prayer offered to God. The class can explain the meaning of different words used in a range of example prayers that might be recited when praying to God.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and design a special symbol to represent the meaning of a prayer offered to God

Learning Objectives

Explore similarities and differences between prayers in Christianity. Explore how religious beliefs and ideas can be expressed through the symbols and shapes.

Learning Outcomes

I can say the meaning in a prayer that people use when talking with God. I can select a shape to represent the meaning of the words in a prayer.

Prayer Shapes

Teaching sequence to help the children select and design a special symbol to represent the meaning of a prayer offered to God

Christian Prayers

Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children describe the meaning the vocabulary used in different prayers

Prayer Shapes

Templates to help the children select and produce shapes to show the meaning of a prayer offered to God

Prayer Shapes

Interactive activity to help the children select and design a special symbol to represent the meaning of a prayer offered to God

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and design a special symbol to represent the meaning of a prayer offered to God

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