Religious Education

Please scroll down the 'Religious Education at Charlestown Primary School' to explore our Religious Education Curriculum.

The aim of religious education is to help pupils to:

  • engage confidently, constructively and reflectively with beliefs, values and lifestyles in a religiously diverse world

 A religiously educated pupil in Cornwall must have the opportunity to:

  • acquire knowledge and understanding of religions in Cornwall in the present day
  • acquire knowledge and understanding of how religious traditions have shaped the identity of Cornwall
  • acquire and develop knowledge and understanding of Christianity and the other principal religions represented in Great Britain
  • develop an understanding of the influence of beliefs, values and traditions on individuals, communities, societies and cultures
  • develop the ability to make reasoned and informed judgements about the issues arising from the study of religions
  • reflect on their own beliefs, values and experiences as part of their study