RE

Pupils at St. Thomas More study a creative and reflective curriculum in RE, developing their level skills and enhancing their understanding of faith and its importance in their lives and the world around them.

Key Stage 3

Year 7

  • Unit 1 St Thomas More
  • Unit 2 Images of Jesus and Christmas
  • Unit 3 Sacraments and Catholic Teachings
  • Unit 4 Easter
  • Unit 5 Parables
  • Unit 6 Hinduism; visit a Hindu Temple

Year 8

  • Unit 1 Islam ; Visit a Mosque
  • Unit 2 Prophets and Advent
  • Unit 3 Catholic Life
  • Unit 4 Evil and Suffering
  • Unit 5 United Nations
  • Unit 6 One World and Community Cohesion

Year 9

  • Unit 1 Servant Leadership
  • Unit 2 Love
  • Unit 3 Marriage and the Family
  • Unit 4 Religion and Medical Issues
  • Unit 5 Religion and the Media
  • Unit 6 Belief in God; visit to a Synagogue

Trips to places of worship will take place in Years 7, 8 and 9.

Key Stage 4

Year 10: Eduqas route b rs

  • Component 1 - Foundational Catholic Theology Theme 1: Origins and Meanings, Theme 2: Good and Evil.
  • Component 3 - Judaism:  Beliefs, teachings and practices.

Year 11: EDEXCEL Religious studies

  •  Component 2 - Applied Catholic Theology Theme 3: Life and After Death, Theme 4: Sin and Forgiveness

RE examinations will take place at the end of Year 11 and will cover all units studied in year 10 and 11.