Hinduism (20 Lesson Course)

Hinduism (20 Lesson Course)
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This 20 lesson course is designed for GCSE level students studying Hinduism. It is designed for the new specifications (2017 onward) and is based on the British AQA and OCR GCSE specifications. It is relevant to students aged 14-18.

It covers all necessary material for the 'Beliefs, Teachings & Practices' section (Section A) of the course in relation to HINDUISM.

It is the product of many weeks work: I have aimed to make these resources such that every lesson would receive a good or outstanding rating if inspected. It has been available on Tes for a year or so now and has 8 x 5* reviews!

Lessons Include:
Lesson 1 - Atman, Reincarnation & Liberation
Lesson 2 - Reincarnation, Samsara, Maya, Detachment, Moksha
Lesson 3- Karma, Jivanmukta, Cosmic Justice, Karmic Consequences
Lesson 4 - The Origins & Nature of Reality
Lesson 5 - Manifestations of the Divine, Brahman, Hindu Deities, The Trimurti
Lesson 6 - Brahman, Bhagvan (and Ishvara) and its connection to Moksha
Lesson 7 - The Four Aims of Hindu Life (Purusharthas) Dharma (varna, ashrama, artha, karma and moksha)
Lesson 8 - Human Concerns, Hindu Virtues and Duties
Lesson 9 - The Bhagavad Gita and Its Significance and Other Holy Texts
Lesson 10 - Comparing Hindu Sects and their Philosophies
Lesson 11- The concept of avatara, including Krishna, Rama
Lesson 12 - Hindu Ways of Living, Types of Yoga, Varnashramadharma
Lesson 13 - Forms of Hindu Worship (Havan or homa, Puja, Meditation, Japa, Bhajan or kirtan, Darshan)
Lesson 14 - Meditation in Hinduism
Lesson 15 - Gurus, sadhus (and sadhvis) and other Holy People in Hinduism
Lesson 16 - Hindu Temples, Shrines, Sites of pilgrimage, Outdoors, Hills and rivers
Lesson 17 - Hindu Festivals (Part 1) [Holi, Navaratri, Diwali, Kumbah Mela]
Lesson 18 - Hindu Festivals (Part 2) [Maha Shivatrari, Ganesh Chaturthi...]
Lesson 19 - Hindu Ethical Concerns (Part 1) Animal & Environmental Ethics
Lesson 20 - Hindu Ethical Concerns (Part 2) Social Issues, Justice, Equality & Women's Rights

All lesson downloads include:
-A detailed lesson plan: explaining objectives, differentiation, cross-curricular aims, AfL tasks, and an activity timeline.
-A presentation file designed to the highest professional standard.
-Integrated and varied AfL
-A suggested homework task

Over 15 worksheets are included in this pack.

Downloading this bundle will certainly save you many many hours of preparation time. It has been well received on Tes (a UK teaching website) and is the highest rated KS4 Hinduism teaching resource on there.

Positive reviews are warmly welcomed: I have made this course with pride and hope you will find it comprehensive and useful.

"May you be happy, may you be healthy, may you be peaceful."

Positive reviews are warmly welcome!

The contents of this page, the download, and all included materials are copyrighted by Adam Godwin (2017) Contents may differ slightly from those depicted on the cover photo, which are meant to be a fair illustration of the quality and activities contained in the download.

International (non-UK) buyers please note that this resource uses British English and was designed for UK exam specifications (AQA GCSE).

System Requirements:
Microsoft Office (PowerPoint & Word)
Printing (for the worksheet)
512MB Ram
1.5GHZ Processor

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