Greenhill School follows the Wakefield RE Syllabus 2013. Each year group have specific skills which focus on key questions in relation to main world faiths. KS1 will focus on Christianity, Judaism, Islam and Hinduism. KS2 will focus on Islam, Christianity, Buddhism and Hinduism. Each year group will cover a wide range of world faiths, allowing them to compare the differences of the religions, communities and cultures.
Celebrations: how and why are different celebrations important in religion?
Judaism: Hanukkah Y1
Christianity – Christmas Y2
Symbols and religious expression: how religious and spiritual ideas are expressed
Islam – 5 pillars of Islam Y3
Hinduism – Diwali festival of light Y4
Inspirational people: figures from whom believers find inspiration
Buddhism - Dalai Lama (Tenzin Gyatso) Y5
Islam – Malala Y6