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Lesson Four – Shepherds and Angels

This religious education teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to identify and describe suitable gifts and presents that could be given to the baby Jesus as part of the nativity story. The class can wrap some presents and add tags to explain why they might have selected specific gifts.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and describe suitable gifts and presents that could be given to the baby 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.

Shepherds and Angels

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and describe suitable gifts and presents that could be given to the baby Jesus as part of the nativity story

Good News

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

Gift Tag

Template to help the children design and produce a present tag to describe a gift that could be given to a new baby

Shepherds and Angels

Interactive activity to help the children identify and describe suitable gifts and presents that could be given to the baby 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 identify and describe suitable gifts and presents that could be given to the baby Jesus as part of the nativity story

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