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Lesson Five – Journey of the Magi

This religious education teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to discuss and record the main events that happened after the birth of Jesus as part of the nativity story. The class can make a hanging decoration to illustrate one the scenes showing the three kings visiting Jesus in the stable.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to discuss and record the main events that happened after the birth of Jesus as part of the nativity story

Learning Objectives

Explore a range of religious stories and talk about their meanings. Begin to use a range of religious words.

Learning Outcomes

I can say what a story from the Bible tells us about the life of Jesus. I can use the correct words to describe what happened in a story from the Bible.

Journey of the Magi

Teaching sequence to help the children discuss and record the main events that happened after the birth of Jesus as part of the nativity story

Three Kings

Shared reading text to help the children understand and explain one of the key events in the nativity story about the birth of Jesus in a stable in Bethlehem

Three Kings Decoration

Template to help the children design and make a decoration to depict a scene showing something that happened in the nativity story

Epiphany Decoration

Template to help the children design and make a decoration to depict a scene showing something that happened in the nativity story

Journey of the Magi

Interactive activity to help the children discuss and record the main events that happened after the birth of Jesus as part of the nativity story

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to discuss and record the main events that happened after the birth of Jesus as part of the nativity story

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