At John Betts Primary School, our Religious Education (R.E) curriculum is an enquiry approach which follows the ‘Discovery RE’ program. We explore a key question throughout our enquiry to examine ‘evidence’ and reach a conclusion based on this. The purpose is for children to actively use their subject knowledge and apply it to the enquiry question, rather than just ‘acquiring’ facts. The enquiry method follows four key steps in order to make learning exciting, engaging and holistic. They are as follows:
Our RE curriculum focuses on critical thinking skills, personal reflection on thoughts and feelings, growth in subject knowledge and the nurturing of spiritual development.