Why is Easter special for Christians? (Glos F3)

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Please refer to the Gloucestershire Agreed Syllabus for RE (2017) for details of this unit.  Additional ideas and material for this unit can be found in your school’s copy of Understanding Christianity  (unit F3 Salvation).

Links to online material useful for teaching this unit

Please note that the Diocese of Gloucester is not responsible for the content of these external sites.

ALWAYS preview material to make sure that it is suitable for your class.

An image of the empty tomb
A series of video clips about Easter
Video clip – the first Easter
Video clip – God’s wonderful surprise
Video clip – the Resurrection
Video clip of the good Samaritan
Play brick version of the good Samaritan

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Links recommended in Understanding Christianity are reproduced here by kind permission of RE Today.

Borrow resources, click and collectBorrow resources to help teach this unit

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Further resources for this unitClassroom resources to download for this unit

Persona dolls: special times (Easter)
Read more about using persona dolls

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