Why is Christmas special for Christians? (Glos F2)

Published: September 4, 2017

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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 F2 Incarnation).

Links to online material useful for teaching this unit

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Activities on the parable of the lost coin
Images of the parable of the lost coin
EmbraceME website
Words of the thanksgiving for a child


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Further resources for this unitClassroom resources to download for this unit

Persona dolls: special times (Christmas)

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