Intent: The Big Ideas in RE at ACS

  1. To know Christianity is the main religious tradition in the UK and to know key Christian beliefs and practices.
  2. To know about two world religions Islam and Hinduism and to understand main beliefs and practices for followers of these religions because Britain is a diverse community.
  3. To compare and contrast Christian key beliefs with religious beliefs from other religious traditions to promote tolerance & respect.
  4.  To consider big ethical and philosophical questions in life from religious and non-religious viewpoints to develop an understanding of the world in which we live.
  5. To develop and articulate (written and verbal) personal viewpoints and a respect of different views and to think critically about big issues.

To support our curriculum each department uses knowledge organisers for the essential learning in each term:

Please see the learning journey for each year group to see how these are mapped within our RE curriculum: