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Religion

The Apprentice: Stereotypes and Prejudice

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/17255/16932.ppt Added: 06 Jul 2016 Contributor: Heather Keleghan Resource type: Case Study / Demonstration / Game / Guide/notes / Presentation

This excellent and creative presentation prepared by Equality and Human Rights Commission allows students to actively engage in stereotyping and prejudice points of view.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
SC
Religious Education

Strand: Morality

Suggestions for use: The slides in this presentation provide students with all the information they need to know about prejudice. The students will also have the opportunity to engage in activity based learning.

Key Skills: Being Creative Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Staying Well Working with Others Literacy Managing Myself

Strand: Justice and Peace

Suggestions for use: The slides in this presentation provide students with all the information they need to know about prejudice. The students will also have the opportunity to engage in activity based learning.


Strand: Morality

Suggestions for use: The slides in this presentation provide students with all the information they need to know about prejudice. The students will also have the opportunity to engage in activity based learning.

Asset type: Presentation
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Introduction to Cults: Jim Jones

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/16330/16006.ppt Added: 29 Sep 2015 Contributor: Heather Keleghan Resource type: Case Study / Guide/notes

Ask students to explore the possibility of joining a Cult. This worksheet allows students to discover how people are easily persuaded to join a cult. It also provides a short overview about the history of The People's Temple.

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How it maps to the curriculum

SC
Religious Education

Strand: Search for Meaning

Suggestions for use: This handout describes the religious movement “The People’s Temple” set up by Jim Jones. It can help teachers introduce the concept of cults and how they recruit new members and the outcome of mass murder/suicide.

Students can be asked to identify a time when they felt, vulnerable, alone and isolated. This worksheet will help students learn that many cults recruit the vulnerable in society.

Asset type: Document
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Islam

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/24943/24666.pptx Added: 13 Nov 2017 Contributor: Clare Quigley Resource type: Presentation

A powerpoint presentation giving information on the Islamic religion including history, beliefs, traditions and customs. Includes a quiz at the end of the presentation for assessment of learning.

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
JC
Religious Education

Suggestions for use: Introductory lesson on Islamic religion. Can be used in conjunction with quiz worksheet and/or crossword.

Strand: World Religions

Asset type: Presentation
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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Ireland's Secret Cults

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKgx94QIiSc Added: 29 Sep 2015 Contributor: Heather Keleghan Resource type: Guide/notes / Audio / Video

This brilliant documentary explores the secret world of cults that are operating within Ireland including The House of Prayer', 'Palmarians' and 'Scientologists'.

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How it maps to the curriculum

SC
Religious Education

Strand: Search for Meaning

Suggestions for use: Introduce students to cults within Ireland. This is an excellent video that can be used with students at senior cycle level studying the Search for Meaning.

Asset type: Video
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Ramadan Fasting Presentation

http://www.ramadan.com.au/component...pose-and-health-benefits-of-fasting Added: 27 Jun 2016 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Presentation

A detailed presentation on the purpose, meaning and benefits of fasting during Ramadan. The presentation itself is colorful, visual and very well organised. An easy to understand layout with details referenced from the Holy Quran.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Religious Education

Strand: World Religions

Suggestions for use: Use presentation to promote discussion and awareness about the meaning & purpose of Ramadan. Provide time for students to create a poster about Ramadan. During this time one person from each group can use the projector and adjust the slide to the needed one.

Key Skills: Being Creative Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Staying Well Working with Others Literacy Managing Myself

Asset type: Presentation
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Judaism - Powerpoint

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/24897/24620.pptx Added: 04 Nov 2017 Contributor: Clare Quigley Resource type: Presentation

Powerpoint presentation on the topic of Judaism. Includes information on history, beliefs, symbols, holy places, special clothing and celebrations. Also includes quiz at the end of the presentation to assess learning and ideas for extension work. Supporting worksheets also available.

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
JC
Religious Education

Suggestions for use: Teaching about world religions

Strand: World Religions

Asset type: Presentation
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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PDST Junior Certificate Religion Resources

http://cmsnew.pdst.ie/jc/religiouseducation/cresources Added: 30 Aug 2016 Contributor: Heather Keleghan Resource type: Guide/notes / Reference

The professional development service for teachers provides a brilliant curriculum outline and a selection of excellent guidelines and notes for teachers of religious education. Explore all sections of the Junior certificate religion program right from your computer screen.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Religious Education

Strand: Useful Websites

Suggestions for use: This is an invaluable resource for all teachers of religious education. This website will provide teachers with a curriculum outline allowing teachers to plan a scheme of work for the year and plan lessons on any section of the syllabus.

Key Skills: Being Creative Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Staying Well Working with Others Literacy Numeracy Managing Myself

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Judaism

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/p...tures/world_religions/judaism.shtml Added: 08 Jan 2006 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes / Lesson Plan / Other

A very reliable resource on the history, rituals and customs of Judaism. Interactive content also presented here. Realplayer required.(H/O)

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Religious Education

Strand: World Religions

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Judaism - Quiz

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/24898/24621.pdf Added: 04 Nov 2017 Contributor: Clare Quigley Resource type: Assessment

Quiz worksheet to accompany Powerpoint presentation on Judaism for assessment of learning.

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
JC
Religious Education

Suggestions for use: Assessment of learning following Powerpoint presentation on Judaism.

Strand: World Religions

Asset type: Document
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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Holy Week - Themepage

https://www.scoilnet.ie/primary/theme-pages/events/holy-week/ Added: 28 Feb 2017 Contributor: Emer Ní Chéidigh Resource type:

There are videos and resources here to help celebrate Holy Week with your class. There are videos explaining what happened that week and additional resources for Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter.

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How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
3-4
5-6
Religious Education

Strand: Useful Websites

Strand: Useful Websites

Strand: Useful Websites

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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People of Faith in World Religions

http://resources.teachnet.ie/fwilliams/2006/ Added: 10 Aug 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment / Guide/notes / Other

Presents profiles of people of faith in the major world religions, with web links and a variety of activities, including "test yourself" quizzes and crosswords. (H/O)

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Religious Education

Strand: World Religions

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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