Christmas - The Nativity Birth of Jesus
A Grab and Go Lesson! Zero prep.
Includes: Lots of Fun activities, Exam Style Questions, a revision placemat & an Interactive Quiz (WITH MUSIC).
For more fun activities based on the Christmas Season please click [here.](https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-nativity-11423425)
This resource was originally planned to span a 2 hour double lesson, but can easily be split into a series of lessons.
This pack includes: PowerPoint: 70 slides!!!!! Resource Booklet: 14 Sheets.
This lesson is designed to take pupils through the Nativity story and the myths that surround it.
Starter activity: Completion of last lesson's Give me 5 activity.
Summary of Tasks:
Letter Generator: Pupils have to come up with as many words using the letters of the alphabet as they can using the stimulus given.
Beat The Teacher: There is a task on Biblical references based on the prophecies of the Messiah- for a bit of beat the teacher fun!!
Cartoon Strip: Pupils will then have the opportunity to retell the story of the Nativity as their remember it using the Cartoon Strip resources.
2 Video clips: PLEASE NOTE THAT IT IS SUGGESTED THAT YOU USE THE NATIVITY STORY' (2009) FILM FOR THIS LESSON. If this is not available, then feel free to use any clips you see fit.
Biblical Accounts: Pupils are given the Biblical accounts as found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke. They are tasked with completing a Venn Diagram on these passages.
YouTube Clip: Pupils will then watch as short video based on the myths surrounding the Nativity and fill in a worksheet accordingly.
Finally...There is a Revision Placemat based on the information needed for the exam. Pupils can be given this or we use it initially as an A3 laminated work mat. Pupils can use this to answer the new style exam questions a)-d).
Homework: Pupils must fill in the Unwrapping the Nativity worksheet with as much information as possible.
Plenary: The Nativity Quiz-18 questions and answers based on the birth narratives-pupils absolutely love this!! This section is interactive and includes music.