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Christmas Religious Education

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

  • Nativity Recounts

    Nativity Recounts

    Write a recount of one of the events in the nativity story from the viewpoint of one of the characters

  • Shepherds and Kings

    Shepherds and Kings

    Select and compose prayers that could have been recited by different characters as part of the Nativity story

  • Nativity Play

    Nativity Play

    Write and perform a play script to dramatise a scene illustrating what happened in one part of the nativity story

  • Festival of Santa Lucia

    Festival of Santa Lucia

    Plan and hold a school procession to explore how Christmas is celebrated in Sweden

  • Nativity Play

    Nativity Play

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

  • Bethlehem News

    Bethlehem News

    Plan and write a newspaper report about the sequence of events surrounding the birth of Jesus

  • Christmas Preparations

    Christmas Preparations

    Explore some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by different people connected to the nativity story

  • School Banquet

    School Banquet

    Practise writing invitations and toasts using formal language to present at a school banquet

  • Books or Laptops

    Books or Laptops

    Record viewpoints of different groups about whether pupils in a school learn best using either books or laptops

  • Story Sales

    Story Sales

    Produce radio commercials and posters using persuasive language based on traditional stories to sell food snacks

  • Food Snack Adverts

    Food Snack Adverts

    Design and make some example adverts that can be used to sell a food snack based on branding from a radio commercial