Resources for Schools
Discover below the latest resources, events and opportunities of interest to church schools
Now available for booking for 2019 is the much sought after Springs’ Easter Project. Offering engaging and inspirational dance workshops, The Easter Project provides a thought-provoking and exciting way to explore the Easter story.
Further details on The Easter Project can be found at https://springsdancecompany.org.uk/images/downloads/Easter-Project-for-Primary-Schools-2019ER.pdf
Discover school resources for the Christian Aid Christmas Appeal on www.christianaid.org.uk/schools/christmas-school-resources
One of Christian Aid's volunteers could come and lead a school assembly using the first resource. For more information, please contact Adrian Whalley, Regional Coordinator- Hertfordshire/Legacy Coordinator – South East, on 01727 818145 or 07807 180071.
Don't be afraid! It's Just 'Spider's first Christmas'! We find lots of things to be afraid of, but spiders and things changing are up there amongst the scariest!
The new illustrated Christmas poetry resource by Revd Austin Janes has a spider AND things changing! Written in a very simple way, reminiscent of Incy Wincey Spider, little children and all ages can see that whatever changes come, God is travelling with us and we don't need to be afraid.
The A6 size booklet is printed in full colour and are £1.50 each but can be bought in bigger numbers for discounts. A PowerPoint is also available for projecting in assemblies or services. For more information, please contact Revd Austin on 01442 270585 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for an order form. All proceeds go towards supporting the ongoing ministry of the church in Grovehill and Woodhall Farm,
Find newly created resources for Remembrance and WW1 Commemoration ideas on these pages.
Experience Church from Jumping Fish at Gloucester – a creative, hands-on way to share with local primary school children the story of their parish church and the Christian faith of people who worship there
The Distinctive Christian Character of Church Schools
Excellence and Distinctiveness – Guidance on RE in Church of England Schools
Schools Ministry (run through the Diocesan Youth Service)
Hallowe’en: helpful information is to be found at:
- Hallowe’en Guidance – Diocese of St Albans
Death & Bereavement within the school community: All schools should have a copy of the Bereavement Pack – contact a member of the Schools Team for a further copy.