RE at Wheeler
RE is an important part of the curriculum at Wheeler, allowing the children to develop their knowledge of ‘cultural diversity’. During Key Stage 1 the children are given the opportunity to study Christianity and at least 1 other Religion. Whilst in Key stage 2 the children continue to study Christianity in further detail and at least 2 other Religions.
The school has links to the local church through Harvest, Easter and Christmas services. RE lessons are further enhanced through visits, visitors and resources. When possible RE is be taught through or links made to other curriculum areas.
Lessons in RE arel be enquiry-based, as appropriate, to allow children to ask questions, investigate, draw conclusions, evaluate and reflect