Free resources for Primary R.E. Assemblies and Lesson Plans

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Lesson plans and worksheets:

Go to the Free Teachers Religious Education Lesson Plans

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There are 4 sections which are a suggested order for certain years but please use them as you see fit.
Each of the Lesson plans has generally got 2 worksheets and some have got a drama script.

Teachers comments can be seen at the bottom of this page.

These Lesson plans and worksheets have been used by teachers for a number of years from around the world – Canada, USA, UK, Spain, New Zealand, to mention just some of the countries.
The idea for these Religious Education lesson plans came from overhearing a number of Primary School teachers at different schools talking about how hard they found teaching R.E. and also at that time I was called in to take an R.E. lesson.
So I decided to write these free Lesson plans and worksheets.

If you approve of them, please spread the word!

I am aware that the subject of Religious Education in the UK is in a state of turmoil with so many changes coming from the government.

I hope that you will be able to incorporate these lesson plans into your Personal Social Health and Economic education (PSHE).

If you have got any experience, comments, suggestions on this please let me know via the Comment Form at the bottom of this page, thanks it would be really good to hear from you – the ones who are at the cutting edge of this.

Go to the Free Teachers Religious Education Lesson Plans

  • School in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

    We are year 6 teachers who really appreciate all the resources! Thank you

  • School in Liverpool, Merseyside

    Excellent. thank you

  • School in Luxembourg

    Excellent and simple lesson plans…thank you

  • School near Etchingham

    Wonderful..just what I need to approach this unit with confidence

  • School in Manchester

    Great site with excellent resources and ideas.

  • School in Felixstowe

    I like the way they use real life examples that children can relate to.

  • School near Jedburgh

    With so many subjects to be taught in classes its good to have this sort of resource available.

  • School in Illinois

    I’m excited to have seen your web page. The material looks very thorough.

  • School in Gravesend, Kent

    So useful and saved so much time!

  • Anonymous

    I’d just like to say that the RE lessons are quite useful but would be too long to carryout in one lesson. Some have a great amount of detail which would make it impossible to undertake in one lesson.

  • School in Cheadle

    Extremely useful lesson plans ~ I’m not an RE ‘expert’, so very many thanks!!

  • School near Pencader, Dyfed

    Fantastic resources

  • School near Paignton

    Super activities

  • School in Carlisle, Cumbria

    Need ideas on teaching religion. thanking you.

  • School in Norwich

    Hi, thanks for providing guidance for some Y4 R.E work. It’s MUCH appreciated.

  • South Africa

    I am in Somerset West, near Cape Town, in South Africa!
    I am a school Chaplain.

  • School in Hammersmith

    Very useful resources

  • School in Manchester

    Excellent resources. I use them for year 7 sen

  • School in Sutton Coldfield

    First time using this site – good topics and resources covering the RE curriculum

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  • School in North Shields

    I have just discovered you and think your site is brill! It will really help with my low ability Year 9 students as its re-inforces vocabulary and key terms. Thanks.

  • School in Pemberton

    I am a trainee teacher, many thanks.

  • School in Bishopsteignton

    These are so to the point and age appropriate – Thank you

  • Oswestry

    Oswestry I am a Youth worker for four Churches and find the information helpful

  • School near Kendal, Cumbria

    Good to be able to access these free! Thank you.

  • School in Queensbury, Bradford

    Great resources – thank you very much.

  • School in Reading

    Thanks for sharing your resources

  • City Revival Church Malaysia

    I am a Sunday School teacher in Malaysia and would like to use your material to teach pre-teens (11-12 years) Thanks and God bless!

  • School in East Dulwich, London

    Good – thanks

  • School in Barrow-in-Furness

    Just looking for the first time. RE is not my best subject and I do not want to bore the chn so I am looking for some ideas. thanks

  • Chamonix, France

    I am using it for my religious education class in school.

  • School in Deal, Kent

    Just discovered you. I’m grateful for the ideas.

  • School in Norwich

    Many thanks for website from a Y5 teacher of Beliefs and Values

  • School in Kansas, USA

    thanks for this

  • School in Jedburgh

    Thanks for the lesson plans. I will adapt them for the younger years but work with all year levels and often have to do RME with them. I appreciate your ideas.

  • School in Southwark, London

    Thanks for the materials they provide some inspiration for my lessons

  • Anonymous

    Amazing lesson plans…well done guys

  • Miriam

    I have been looking for resources about faith, believing, doubting, making a commitment mainly focusing on Christianity and Judaism for KS2. Thank you

  • School near Boston

    Appreciate the support in helping me help children understand

  • School in Tonbridge, Kent

    I am a supply teacher responsible for teaching the R.E. syllabus. I am checking this for your ideas. Thank you

  • School in Swansea

    Thanks from a training RE teacher

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  • School near Cupar, Scotland

    Thanks for these

  • School near Hounslow

    Has helped me with an re lesson on the Last Supper that I was struggling with.

  • School in Woking

    These are fantastic lesson plans. I work in a special needs school. They’re great for my kids. Thanks

  • School in Orlando, USA

    I am a 4th grade teacher at a private school.

  • School in Chorley

    Excellent site very helpful thank you

  • School in Wellingborough


  • Tina

    An excellent site with very useful worksheets. Thanks!

  • Ruth

    Thank you for this excellent set of teaching resources.

  • Caroline

    Fantastic site, really helped me out, thank you. Need to check that the objectives match in some way to the Lincolnshire agreed syllabus.

  • Ipswich

    Putting together an informal evening service and looking for illustrations on faith in action – thank you for these resources

  • School near Durham

    Thanks great resources and ideas, really helpful.

  • School in Leeds

    Great lessons thank you

  • School in Spain on a very wet and rainy day

    I can’t tell you how grateful I am for all your help, especially as I’m such a complete stranger !
    Will let you know how I get on, have a feeling I am going to have to try and translate it all into Spanish but that will be good for my own learning too !

  • Lynne

    Really appreciative of resources such as these

  • School in Birmingham

    Thank you for the use of your resources. I have found the site extremely useful and user friendly.

  • School in Darlington

    Thank you for a great resource

  • Harriet

    This is really wonderful, thanks

  • School around Hornchurch, London

    I am a full time youth worker and I am supporting local primaries with RE syllabus I found your site when looking for resources on The last supper

  • School in Windsor

    Thanks for these resources

  • School in Malvern

    thanking you

  • School near Newcastle Upon Tyne

    The plans are great and I have used them as a start to my Year 4 unit of work for this half term. Thank you

  • School in Penarth, South Glamorgan

    I am an RE teacher in special school and am keen to use some good resources. Many thanks

  • Sherry

    Some really helpful ideas on teaching children about the christian ceremonies. Thank you.

  • Maria

    Thank you very much for the lesson plans. They are very helpful.

  • Karishma

    Hi there! does it cost to have these resources? I’m in the process of completing my high school bible teaching degree. regards, Karishma

  • Hi Karishma. It’s absolutely free, with no catches! Happy studying from Peter

  • School near Grantham
  • Kisha

    I am a religious education teacher and these lessons have helped me greatly. Thank You

  • School near Altrincham, Manchester

    Thanks for letting me using your lesson plan. Excellent.

  • School near Windsor

    Thanks for the resources

  • Student

    Thanks for the resources

  • RE is a tough one to plan for…thanks so much for the help and posting the lessons and resources!!

  • I’m pleased that they have helped you.
    If you get the chance, please spread the word, thanks.

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  • Melanie

    Thank you!

  • I’m glad it helped you – please spread the word about this site, thanks.

  • student

    thank you for this. this is a very big help

  • That’s good to hear,

  • Tom

    I am an NQT about to teach Christianity this term. The lesson plans and resources on this site are brilliant! Many thanks!

  • school in IOW

    Thanks will give these a try

  • Claire, Supply Teacher

    Thank you very much, your lessons plans and resources are proving invaluable.

  • School in Havering, Essex

    Thank you so much for this! I will share with the rest of my school teachers!

  • Thanks for sharing them with other teachers.

  • Bernard

    Thanks for sharing your knowledge to us..

  • Excellent to hear that they are of help – keep up the good work.

  • glynis

    thank you so much. these are amazing resources and i really appreciate them

  • Sorry for late response to your comment, thanks for your kind comment.

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