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Primary EYFS, KS1 & KS2 RE (Religious Education) Schemes of Work and lesson planning

The schemes below will support all or most of the objectives of the RE National Curriculum. Some have a specific focus on a particular religion. Note that many areas will also have a locally agreed syllabus for teaching RE. 

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Kapow Primary Religion & Worldviews

Kapow Primary

The Kapow Primary Religion & Worldviews scheme of work helps specialists and non-specialists alike to teach R&W with confidence.


Taking a concepts-based approach, the scheme looks at the differences within and between different viewpoints. Including, why are we here? What is religion? And, importantly, how can we live in harmony if we have different worldviews?

For Years 1 - 6

Features

  • 100+ lesson plans, supporting resources, presentations and videos

  • Clear planning documentation for subject leaders

  • Up-to-date thinking led by recent reports including ‘Religion and Worldviews in the Classroom: Developing a worldviews approach’ and ‘Religion and Worldviews: The Way Forward, a National Plan for RE’

  • Verified by experts, including Stacey Burman (RE expert and SACRE advisor)

  • Reflects diverse religious and non-religious worldviews such as Jain, Zoroastrian, Alevi, Bahá’í and Shinto

  • Integrated CPD gives you guidance on pedagogy and helps you to teach tricky concepts to your class

  • Unique pupil and teacher videos

  • Adaptable schemes (including long-term plans, condensed and mixed-age plans)

  • Coverage from Year 1 through to Year 6


Cost

We are proud to be trusted by over 6,000 schools. Experience our engaging and detailed schemes of work with a FREE 14-day trial. Subscriptions start from £215 plus VAT.


Visit Website · Free Trial · enquiries@kapowprimary.com

Jigsaw RE

Jigsaw Education Group

Jigsaw RE is the most comprehensive RE programme for ages 3-12. With over 80+ enquiries, both medium and short-term planning, RE has never been so engaging, accessible and fun.


Jigsaw RE encourages young minds to build awareness and understanding of the world around them, different language and communication, and develop their broader personal, social and emotional skills.


Ensure your staff have confidence in delivering and assessing Religious Education with Jigsaw’s three strand assessment system, harnessing personal development, substantive knowledge and disciplinary knowledge.


Built by RE experts, with contributions from worldview representatives.

For Years EYFS - 11/12

Features

  • 8 worldviews, including Humanism and Bahai in every 2-year phase

  • 85+ enquiries for EYFS - Age 11/12, accompanied with knowledge organisers, vocab lists and assemblies

  • Mindfulness Embedded

  • Owl Crew - distancing friends

  • Up-to-date webinar/CPD programmes led by a dedicated team of RE experts and advisors

  • Mapping documents and background information fact files for a more thorough understanding of teaching materials for subject leads and educators

  • Newsletter updates

  • Mentor support

  • Assessment activities, criteria and descriptors

  • Interactive teaching and learning for school visits to places of worship


Staff Training and Support

Webinars and dedicated mentors


Cost

Subscriptions start from £1.80 per child with discounts available for purchasing multiple programmes.


Free Jigsaw sample · Visit Website · schoolsupport@jigsaweducationgroup.com


Jigsaw Education Group

Jigsaw RE

Jigsaw Education Group

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


Jigsaw PSHE and Jigsaw RE help pupils explore and develop their social, emotional, ethical and moral skills, and develop an understanding of the world around them. Both programmes are designed with consistent pedagogy and mindfulness techniques into age-appropriate spiral curricula, ensuring learning is revisited and deepened each year. The programmes are accessible through a single portal, with comprehensive lesson plans and resources all in one place, saving teachers valuable time and ensuring consistency in teaching standards and learning outcomes. Jigsaw schools enhance wellbeing and personal development, so children are prepared to navigate the complexities of the modern world.


Click here for FREE PSHE and RE samples!


Haringey Education Partnership

Opening Worlds

Haringey Education Partnership

Years 3 - 6

Subscription


Opening Worlds is a knowledge-rich humanities programme for teaching history, geography and religion in Years 3 to 6. We provide curriculum resources together with training, support and ongoing programme-related professional development for primary school teachers [read more].


PlanBee Resources

PlanBee RE Curriculum

PlanBee Resources

Years 1 - 6

One-off Purchase


To help give pupils in KS1 and KS2 broad, balanced Religious Education learning, we've organised our ready-to-teach RE lesson packs into programmes of study for the major UK and world faiths. There are a number of multi-faith schemes of work, too [read more].


RE Today Services

RE Today Schemes of Work

RE Today Services

Years 1 - 6

One-off Purchase


Units include lots of teaching and learning ideas, links to useful resources, learning outcomes and assessment guidance and suggestions. Each unit offers on average eight hours of classroom ideas [read more].


The Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich

The Emmanuel Project

The Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Years EYFS - 6

One-off Purchase


The Emmanuel Project provides challenging and enjoyable material for classroom teachers of RE. All the units were written and trialled by outstanding teachers. Created by the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, this resource is a complete RE scheme of work for primary schools and is used extensively by C of E schools, community schools and academies [read more].


Twinkl

Twinkl PlanIt RE

Twinkl

Years EYFS - 6

Subscription


Excite and engage children with our award-winning scheme of work. Our fully progressive units provide solid building blocks to develop knowledge, skills and concepts. Featuring a wide range of activities created by subject specialists, PlanIt is easy to adapt and well researched so you can teach with confidence [read more].


Church of England Education Office

Understanding Christianity

Church of England Education Office

Years  EYFS - 6 +

One-off Purchase


The key purpose of this project is to help all teachers support pupils in developing their own thinking and their understanding of Christianity, as a contribution to their understanding of the world and their own experience within it [read more].


United Learning

United Learning Religion & Worldviews

United Learning

Years EYFS - 6

Annual Subscription


From expert sequencing to classroom resources, the United Curriculum for Primary delivers everything your teachers and subject leads need.


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