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Year 8 Religious Studies

The curriculum for Religious Studies in Year 8 is:

Half term 1 Half term 2 Half term 3 Half term 4 Half term 5 Half term 6

Looking for God

What is truth?

How people experience God?

Design argument.

Cosmological argument.

Evil & suffering.

Looking for God

Evil & suffering (cont).

Creation, big bang & evolution.

Does God exist assessment.

Rites of Passage

Journey of life.




Rites of Passage – Death and beyond

Death customs.

Life after death.


What is a leader?

Religious leaders and founders presentations. 

Places of Worship

Special places.

Religious buildings (Linked to religion in Sheffield).

Universal place of worship.