KS3 Topics

Year 7:

Rules for Living / Clothing and Food Laws in Religion


Does God exist?/religious views about God



Year 8:

Term 1

ISLAM ( Worship and the Mosque, the Imam and his role, the Quran and its importance, Pilgrimage and Festivals)

Term 2

SIKHISM ( Worship and the Gurdwara, the Granthi and his role, the Guru Granth Sahib and its importance, The 5 Ks, Pilgrimage and festivals).

Term 3

CHRISTIANITY ( Worship and the Church, the vicar or priest and his role, the Bible and its importance ,Pilgrimage and festivals).

CREATION –  Creation stories from a variety of religions, scientific perspectives and the Big Myth writing challenge.


Year 9:

A consideration of the following topics within Christianity, Judaism and Hinduism:

The Journey of Life : Birth ceremonies, Ceremonies of Commitment, Marriage ceremonies.

Faith in Action :  Helen Prejean, Martin Luther King, Gandhi, Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi

Conflict: What is war?, Just War and Jihad.


KS3 – Years 7, 8 and 9

KS4 – Years 10 and 11