Author: Kevin James
Release Date: 2016-09-08
This textbook offers a tried and trusted approach to cover the study of Buddhism, and thematic studies from the perspective of Buddhism, for the new AQA GCSE Religious Studies specification A. It provides a range of activity types, study tips and assessment guidance.
Building on the Oxford AQA GCSE Religious Studies Student Book, this Revision Guides offers a structured approach to revising for the new 9-1 exams. With all the essential content condensed and made memorable, and plenty of exam practice, tips and annotated sample answers, students can confidently prepare for their new exams.
Building on the Oxford AQA GCSE Religious Studies Student Books, this Revision Guide for Christianity and Buddhism offers a structured approach to revising the new 9-1 exams. With all essential content condensed and made memorable, and plenty of exam practice, tips and annotated sample answers, students can confidently prepare for their new exams.
Exam Board: AQA Level: GCSE Subject: RS First Teaching: September 2016 First Exam: June 2018 AQA approved. Trust the experts; let subject specialists with examining experience provide you with a comprehensive, creative and time-efficient teaching pathway through the 2016 AQA Specification A. - Enable students to build a strong core of knowledge as they progress through clear explanations of the content, engaging tasks and thought-provoking questions - Focus on the key themes of religious diversity, influence and impact with in-depth coverage of Christian, Islamic and Judaic beliefs and practices verified by faith advisors - Prepare students for assessment with skills-building activities, revision advice and practice questions tailored to the changed criteria - Cater for students of varying learning styles through a visually engaging approach that uses diagrams and artwork to enhance subject interest and understanding - Encourage students to take responsibility for their development, using student-friendly learning outcomes and quick knowledge-check questions to track their improvement AQA GCSE RS Spec A Content covered: Component 1: The study of religions: beliefs, teachings and practices Christianity - Beliefs and teachings - Practices Islam - Beliefs and teachings - Practices Judaism - Beliefs and teachings - Practices Component 2: Religious, philosophical and ethical studies - Theme A: Relationships and families - Theme B: Religion and life - Theme C: The existence of God and revelation. - Theme D: Religion, peace and conflict. - Theme E: Religion, crime and punishment. - Theme F: Religion, human rights and social justice. - Covers the short course content
Supporting the flexibility of the specification with the most extensive choice of resources! AQA GCSE Religious Studies is the only resource to be developed with and endorsed by AQA for the 2009 specification. This book provides a fresh and focused look at Judaism.
Author: Mary Horsley
Release Date: 2016-05-26
This textbook offers a tried and trusted approach to cover the study of Hinduism, and thematic studies from the perspective of Hinduism, for the new AQA GCSE Religious Studies specification A. It provides a range of activity types, study tips and assessment guidance.
Motivate every student to deepen their understanding and fulfil their potential by following a stimulating, well-paced course through the strengthened content requirements; produced by the leading Religious Studies publisher and OCR's Publishing Partner. - Equips students with the detailed knowledge they need to succeed with clear, lively explanations that make key concepts accessible to all ability levels - Provides opportunities for students to learn, revise and develop their knowledge and skills through a variety of engaging activities, discussion points and extension tasks to stretch high achievers - Ensures that your lessons are both innovative and inclusive, supplying a bank of tasks that draw on best practice teaching methods such as SOLO taxonomy - Encourages students to take an active interest in every topic, using relevant news articles, real-life viewpoints and quotes from sacred texts to bring religious principles and practices to life - Boosts students' confidence approaching assessment via practice questions and guidance on tackling different question types - Enables you to teach the systematic study content confidently with comprehensive coverage of Christianity and Islam OCR GCSE RS Spec Content covered: Christianity - Beliefs and teachings - Practices Islam - Beliefs and teachings - Practices Religion, philosophy and ethics in the modern world from a Christian perspective - Relationships and families - The existence of God - Religion, peace and conflict - Dialogue between religious and non-religious beliefs and attitudes - Covers the short course content.
Author: Joy White
Publisher: Hodder Education
Release Date: 2017-04-03
Bring out the best in every student, enabling them to develop in-depth subject knowledge with this accessible and engaging Student's Book, created for the 2016 specification by a team of subject specialists and the leading Religious Studies publisher. - Helps students of all abilities fulfil their potential and increase their understanding through clear, detailed explanations of the key content and concepts - Motivates students to build and cement their knowledge and skills using a range of imaginative, innovative activities that support learning and revision - Provides a variety of quotes from sources of authority that students can draw on to enhance their responses and extend their learning - Encourages students to make links between the world religions and philosophical and ethical issues so they develop a holistic view of religion in modern Britain - Prepares students for examination with a rich bank of exam-style questions, guidance on how to improve responses and student-friendly assessment criteria - Enables you to teach unfamiliar topics and systematic studies confidently with clear explanations of Christian, Catholic Christian, Islamic and Judaic beliefs and practices, verified by faith organisations WJEC Eduqas GCSE RS Component 1: Religious, philosophical and ethical studies in the Modern World 1 Issues of Relationship 2 Issues of Life and Death 3 Issues of Good and Evil 4 Issues of Human Rights Component 2: 5 Beliefs and teachings 6 Christianity: Practices Component 3: Study of a World Faith - Islam 7 Islam: Beliefs and teachings 8 Islam: Practices Component 3: Study of a World Faith - Judaism 9 Judaism: Beliefs and teachings 10 Judaism: Practices
Author: Peter Wallace
Release Date: 2016-05-19
This textbook offers a tried and trusted approach from a team of experienced authors to cover the study of Catholic Christianity, Islam, Judaism and thematic studies, for the new AQA GCSE Religious Studies specification B. It provides a range of activity types, study tips and assessment guidance.
This is a core textbook for Buddhism at GCSE and for Religious Education generally at Key Stage Four and above. It offers a factual account of the beliefs and practices of the religion, and includes activities and questions which encourage empathy and personal reflection.
Exploring Karma & Rebirth helps us to unravel the complexities of these two important but often misunderstood Buddhist doctrines. This thought-provoking book clarifies these traditional Buddhist teachings, examines them in relation to their cultural origins, considers how they are still relevant today, and offers an imaginative reading of what the teachings could mean for us now. Above all, Exploring Karma & Rebirth insists that, to be of enduring value, these doctrines must continue to serve the overriding aim of Buddhism: spiritual awakening.
Author: Anne Jordan
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
AQA GCSE Religious Studies B is the only resource to be developed with and exclusively endorsed by AQA for the 2009 specification. Religion and Morality addresses all six major religions in every topic of the book.
The Living Faiths series offers an in-depth look into how faiths are practised and lived in people's daily lives through relevant print and digital content. This Student Book covers Buddhism using unique real-life case studies to encourage students to ask questions, actively engage with different faiths, and reflect on the relevance of RE.
Target success in WJEC Eduqas GCSE Religious Studies Route B with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam-style tasks and practical tips to create a revision guide you can rely on to review, strengthen and test their knowledge. With My Revision Notes you can: - Plan and manage a successful revision programme using the topic-by-topic planner - Consolidate subject knowledge by working through clear and focused content coverage - Test understanding and identify areas for improvement with regular 'Now Test Yourself' tasks and answers - Improve exam technique through practice questions, expert tips and examples of typical mistakes to avoid