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Lesson One – Angel Gabriel

This religious education teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to discuss some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by exploring a story from the Bible. The class can make a model of an angel decoration by joining and combining a range of materials.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to discuss some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by exploring a story from the Bible

Learning Objectives

Explore a range of religious stories and talk about their meanings. Identify and suggest meanings for religious symbols and begin to use a range of religious words.

Learning Outcomes

I can explain what happened in a story from the Bible and why it is important. I can explain the meaning of symbols used to celebrate Christmas.

Angel Gabriel

Teaching sequence to help the children discuss some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by exploring a story from the Bible

Christmas Angels

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe some of the shapes and materials used to make Christmas ornaments

Mary and the Angel Gabriel

Shared reading text to help the children discuss some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by exploring a story from the Bible

Angel Instructions

Activity to help the children make a model of an angel decoration by joining and combining a range of materials.

Angel Gabriel

Interactive activity to help the children discuss some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by exploring a story from the Bible

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to discuss some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by exploring a story from the Bible

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