In Year 8 pupils study RE for 1 hr per week. We study 3 units of learning which are listed below.

RELIGIOUS SPECIAL PLACES

WHERE CAN WE FIND RELIGIOUS SPECIAL PLACES?

WHAT MAKE A LOCATION A RELIGIOUS SPECIAL PLACE?

WHY IS VISITING A SITE AN IMPORTANT PART OF A PARTICULAR RELIGION?

EVIL AND SUFFERING

WHAT IS EVIL?

WHO IS EVIL?

WHY IS THERE EVIL AND SUFFERING?

WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT EVIL AND SUFFERING?

A CASE STUDY OF EVIL: THE HOLOCAUST

BUDDHISM

 WHAT DO BUDDHISTS BELIEVE?

HOW DO BUDDHISTS WORSHIP?

HOW IS BUDDHISM DIFFERENT FROM CHRISTIANITY?