Autumn 2018 revision

Year 8
Your assessment in the autumn term will be looking at different religious and non-religious views on the afterlife. 

You will need to revise using the comparisons sheet in your book to help you summarise each of the following beliefs:

  • Christianity
  • Islam
  • Hinduism
  • Nihilism
  • Paranormal/near death experiences

Please see Classroom for more details.

Year 7

Please revise:

  • Types of punishment (retribution, protection, etc)
  • Human Rights
  • Children's Rights
  • Adam and Eve and Free Will
  • The death penalty
  • Conscientious objectors


For an outline of the PRE curriculum by year group, please see our Curriculum Guides.

At Holmwood House we cover many different religions.  They include:
  • ChristianityHolmwood House visits a synagogue
  • Judaism
  • Islam
  • Sikhism
  • Buddhism
  • Hinduism

We also cover contemporary issues:Holmwood House visits a mosque

  • World poverty and environmental issues
  • Stewardship of the earth
  • Inequality in the world
  • Christian response to poverty
  • Religious prejudice and the media
  • Disability
  • Birth, marriage, infertility and death
  • Euthanasia

The PRE department works closely with the Science, Music, Drama, English, PSHCE and ICT departments.    


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