Approaches to Spirituality: Religious and Secular
A dip into RE, personal, social and mental health curriculum for SLD/PMLD learners
7 March 2017 - Central London
Flo Longhorn - Author of ‘RE for Very Special Children’
Anne Krisman - Resource teacher in SEN RE
A busy day of theory and lots of practical ideas on a theme that underpins good practice in any educational setting. Secular and religious education approaches will be linked to the reality of a concrete and sensory approach to spirituality for special children and students.
Topics for the course include:
Spirituality and mental health
Planning for experiential and spiritual RE
Accessing the spirituality of world faiths and beliefs
When a child dies - responses to death
Common elements in religious and secular approaches
Memories are made of this
Celebrating me! A unique human person!
Relevant resources and information
Assemblies that captivate
Simple sensory sensations to reflect upon - or provoke!
Spiritual practices from the religious to the secular
Setting up spiritual or prayer spaces
Roping in the community
Free CD with resources, articles and information!