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Education Resources for Advent (KS 1-2, 1-4 & KS 3-4)

School & Church presentations

There are four assembly resources for schools and churches which we hope will help you to explore Advent. You may want to take the resources directly or adapt them to suit your own purposes. Please note that you will need Powerpoint 2010 to access the presentations.

KS 1-2 Christmas Story Memory Test.

This is a resource aimed at Key Stage 1 and 2 (ages 5-11).  To tell the Christmas story re-inforcing it through the aid of a memory game that challenges children to use simple lateral thinking. This resource makes use of the beautiful illustrations by Alida Massari which can be found in the Real Advent Calendar storybook.

Presentation  |  Pairs Game

Notes

PDF


KS 3-4 The Nativity: A Sense of Belonging

This resource is aimed at Key Stage 3 and 4 (above 11). It aims to tell the Christmas story and use it as a springboard to look at the concept of ‘belonging’.

Presentation

Notes

PDF

Christmas Promises

This resource is written for those involved with all-age worship and ideas can be adapted for other uses. It comes in four parts. The first part has an optional reflection and a range of questions on the theme of promises. The second part has a range of suggested activities to help explore the theme (you pick which you would like to to do). The third part is an act of worship which includes the Christmas Story. The fourth part is a meal suggestion.

The Christmas Story Presentation
Promise Scroll PDF
Promise On A Star PDF
Emoji Code PDF
Christmas Promises PDF