Unit 5.1: The Bible
How and why Christians use the Bible? Why is the Bible Holy? Why is the Bible the best selling book?
The Bible is presented in many ways. The Bible gives guidance for daily living. The translation of the Bible in history and today. Leaning how to reference a Bible. The work of the Gideons and Bible Society.
Unit 5.2: Christmas - Matthew and Luke
Where in the Bible is the Christmas story? How are the stories in Matthew and Luke similar/different? How do our celebrations reflect the true meaning of Christmas?
S 10: Proverbs
What is the message of this proverb? Is this proverb still relevant today? What is wisdom? Who gives us wisdom?
“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day: teach a man to fish and you feed him for life.” (Asian Proverb)
This phrase is called a proverb. What is a proverb? What is the message of this proverb? Do you agree with this proverb? Why? For whom would this be a good message? Christian Aid have used this proverb in their campaigns. Why do you think they chose this proverb?
Proverbs are little pieces of advice or wisdom.
Unit 5.6: Exploring through Story - Loss, Death and Christian Hope
What is death? What does it mean when something or someone dies? Is death an ending or a beginning? What is Heaven like?
The aim of this unit is to give children in a safe loving environment opportunity to ask questions, discuss feelings, widen and deepen their ideas and give them time to think about and respond to the key questions.
Using our figurative and powerful language to emphasise with the Gift of Eternal Life - take a look at our poems:
Unit 5.3: Jesus The Teacher
Why did Jesus tell this story? What can we learn from this story? How does this story impact on the lives of believers?
The aim of this unit is to emphasize Jesus’ skills as a great teacher, to consider carefully the messages of the parables and how they influence the lives of practising Christians.
We used art to create imagery - we interpreted the parable of the Mustard Seed and used watercolours to represent what our Kingdom of God would look like for us.
Reflection: What would your Kingdom of God look like? What Christian Values would it represent for you?
Unit 5.8: Daniel
How important is your name? What are your gifts and talents? What is wisdom? Would these stories inspire you? What can these stories teach us about God?
The aim of this unit is to: enable the children to realise that there is more to discover about Daniel than just his escape from the lion’s den!