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Resources for Teachers

Aspects of Cathedral life

With support from The Westhill Endowment Fund, Southwark Cathedral Education Centre commissioned London Connected Learning Centre to produce these short films about aspects of Cathedral life.

Year Four from Cathedral School designed and made the films, please click here to view them.

Further resources

Please feel free to use these resources.  They are useful for any follow-up work you may wish to do with your students. The teaching points issued to you at the time of booking list possible activity ideas. A PDF version of this can be found by clicking below.

The Church

The Church.pdf  teaching points for this activity

Floor Plan A useful map of the Cathedral floor

Celebrations

CL Celebration.pdf Teaching points for this activity

Windows Pictures of some of the windows used to tell the stories of Easter and Christmas

Monastic Life and the Reformation

CL Monastic Life.pdf  Teaching points for this activity

Arguments for and against the Divorce. pdf  Henry and Catherine provided biblical references to support their arguments. These can be found by clicking here

Fact sheet pdf Useful, historical background

Primary and secondary sources Arguments for and against the closure of the monastic houses.

Victorian Classroom

Victorian resources pdf A collection of some of the cautionary tales, vocal gymnastics and class rule used during this activity.

CL Victorian Classroom pdf The teaching points for this activity.

Signs and Symbols

Signs and symbols photo pdf Images of some symbols explored during the trail.

CL Signs and Symbols pdf Teaching points for this activity

Religion in Roman Britain

Roman fact sheet

CL Religion in Roman Britain pdf The teaching points for this activity.