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Christmas Preparations

This assembly teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to explore some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by different people connected to the nativity story. The group can talk about some of the preparations that their own families might make to get ready for Christmas.

Download this teaching pack including an assembly plan, teaching activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by different people connected to the nativity story

Learning Objectives

Describe the key aspects of religions, especially the people, stories and traditions that influence the beliefs and values of others. Identify how religious ideas can be represented by symbols.

Learning Outcomes

I can explain reasons for the actions of characters in the nativity story. I can say how to use decorations to celebrate the birth of Jesus.

Christmas Preparations

Assembly plan to help the children explore some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by different people connected to the nativity story

Nativity Preparations

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify preparations of characters in the nativity story for the birth of Jesus

Christmas Prayer

Shared reading text to help the children discuss the reason for Christmas celebrations based on the nativity story

Christmas Preparations

Interactive activity to help the children explore some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by different people connected to the nativity story

Download this teaching pack including an assembly plan, teaching activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore some of the preparations that were made for the birth of Jesus by different people connected to the nativity story

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