Curriculum Outline

Year 7

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Prayer

  • Types of prayer
  • Importance of prayer

Welcome and Calling

  • Communities
  • Initiation

Sacraments

Our Faith Story

  • Bible skills
  • Importance of the Bible

Christmas

  • Advent
  • Real meaning of Christmas

St. Nicholas

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Blessing and Fall

  • How was the world made?
  • Adam and Eve
  • Making peace

Respect for the Earth

  • Stewardship

Animal Rights

The Life of Jesus

  • Who was Jesus?
  • Miracles
  • Parables

Holy Week

  • Lent

Holy Week

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Pentecost

  • Story of Pentecost
  • The Holy Spirit

Horrible Histories

  • The early Church

Crusades

Hinduism

  • Beliefs
  • Worship
  • Celebration

Sikhism

  • Beliefs
  • Worship

Celebration

 

Year 8

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
We are Pilgrim People

  • Journeys
  • Sacred places

Pilgrimage

Choices on the Journey

  • Morality
  • Christian values
  • Conscience

Journey by a Different Route

  • Nativity
  • Emmanuel

Messiah

Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
The Church

  • What does Catholic mean?
  • The ascension and early Church
  • The reformation

Buddhism

  • Beliefs
  • Worship

Celebration

Who is my Neighbour?

  • Poverty
  • Happiness
  • Support for those in need

Lent and Easter

  • Lent
  • Stations of the Cross

Holy Week

Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Prejudice and Discrimination

  • Stereotyping
  • Equality

Inspirational people

Islam

  • Beliefs
  • Worship

Celebration