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Thankful Board

This prayer activity invites pupils to think of five things that they are thankful for

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Thankful Board

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Hope Rope

This prayer activity invites pupils to untie knots for each of their worries.

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Hope Rope

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Leave it There

This prayer activity invites pupils to think about things they want to leave behind.

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Leave it There

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Just a Minute

This prayer activity invites pupils to share acts of kindness during their day.

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Just a Minute

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Prayer Wall

This prayer activity invites pupils to write or draw their hopes or prayers to God.

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Prayer Wall

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Hand Challenge

This prayer activity invites pupils to think about the challenges and opportunities.

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Hand Challenge

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Hopeful Hopscotch

This prayer activity invites pupils to think about the promises of God.

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Hopeful Hopscotch

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My Team

This prayer activity invites pupils to think of the people who love and cheer them on.

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My Team

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Kindness Postcards

This activity invites pupils to draw or write a postcard for someone who is lonely.

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Kindness Postcards

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Bottle of Tears

This prayer activity invites pupils to reflect on their sadness and pain.

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Bottle of Tears

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The Beatitudes: Resilience

This activity encourages pupils to think about what builds them up in hard times.

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The Beatitudes: Resilience

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Touch the World

This activity invites pupils to consider those who are discriminated against.

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Touch the World

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Think Good Thoughts

This activity encourages pupils to let go of negative thoughts and focus on good ones.

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Think Good Thoughts

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Remembrance – Patience Prayers

This activity invites pupils to have patience when things are difficult.

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Remembrance – Patience Prayers

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Remembrance – Peace Buttons

This activity encourages pupils to think about peace-making.

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Remembrance – Peace Buttons

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Remembrance – Pinning My Hopes

This activity encourages pupils to think about what gives people hope.

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Remembrance – Pinning My Hopes

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Remembrance – Poppy Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to think about peace-making.

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Remembrance – Poppy Prayers

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Remembrance – Rainbow Candles

This activity encourages pupils to reflect on different aspects of war.

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Remembrance – Rainbow Candles

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Where is the Love?

This activity offers pupils a chance to reflect on and pray after a tragic event.

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Where is the Love?

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Weightlifting Worries

This activity invites pupils to identify what is weighing them down and ask for help.

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Weightlifting Worries

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Weather Series

These activities use weather types as methods of reflection and prayer

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Weather Series

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Under My Umbrella

This activity encourages pupils to think about protection and being looked after

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Under My Umbrella

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Transition Flags

This activity asks pupils to reflect on the past year, then look forward to the next.

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Transition Flags

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Transforming Butterflies

This activity encourages pupils to think about change in a positive way.

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Transforming Butterflies

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Torn Clothes

This activity encourages pupils to think about those they have lost and how they feel.

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Torn Clothes

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The Wheelbarrow

This activity invites pupils to think about getting rid of 'rubbish' in their lives.

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The Wheelbarrow

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The Cage

This activity invites pupils to reflect on what they feel trapped by and ask for help.

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The Cage

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The Chest

This activity invites pupils to think about things that they’re hiding from others.

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The Chest

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The Beatitudes: Wisdom

This activity asks pupils to reflect on their thoughts and attitudes towards others.

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The Beatitudes: Wisdom

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The Beatitudes: Peace

This activity encourages pupils to think about how they can bring peace to others.

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The Beatitudes: Peace

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The Beatitudes: Justice

This activity encourages pupils to think about those who have been treated unfairly.

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The Beatitudes: Justice

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The Beatitudes: Joy

This activity encourages pupils to think about what brings them joy.

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The Beatitudes: Joy

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The Beatitudes: Humility

This activity encourages pupils to think about how they can put others first.

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The Beatitudes: Humility

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The Beatitudes: Hope

This activity encourages pupils to think about where they find hope.

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The Beatitudes: Hope

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The Beatitudes: Forgiveness

This encourages pupils to think about forgiving others.

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The Beatitudes: Forgiveness

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The Beatitudes: Compassion

This activity encourages pupils to reflect on what compassion is.

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The Beatitudes: Compassion

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Thankful Ribbons

This activity encourages pupils to think about what they are thankful for.

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Thankful Ribbons

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Thankful Play Dough

This activity encourages pupils to identify the things that they are grateful for.

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Thankful Play Dough

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Thankful Ducks

This activity encourages pupils to think what they are thankful for.

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Thankful Ducks

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Thankful Box

This activity inspires pupils to think about the things that they are thankful for.

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Thankful Box

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Tardis Prayers

This activity invites pupils to express how they feel about their future.

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Tardis Prayers

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Stress Less

This activity encourages pupils to let go of what is worrying or stressing them.

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Stress Less

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Sorry Strings

This activity encourages pupils to think about what they are sorry for.

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Sorry Strings

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Senses Series

This resource is formed of five prayer activities that can be used together or apart.

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Senses Series

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Saying Sorry

This prayer activity encourages pupils to say sorry for treating people unfairly.

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Saying Sorry

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Sand Trays

This activity encourages pupils to leave behind unkind names they have been called.

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Sand Trays

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Rollercoaster Life

This activity encourages pupils to reflect on the ups and downs in life.

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Rollercoaster Life

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Remembrance Ribbons

This activity invites pupils to reflect on world issues.

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Remembrance Ribbons

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Refugee Rucksacks

This activity encourages pupils to think about refugees and how they might feel.

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Refugee Rucksacks

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Prayer Wall

This activity provides an open space for pupils to write or draw their prayers.

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Prayer Wall

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Pray the News

This activity encourages pupils to respond to what they can see and read in the news.

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Pray the News

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Pray for your Community

This prayer activity encourages pupils to think about their local community.

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Pray for your Community

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Pray for the World

This activity encourages pupils to pray for people around the world.

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Pray for the World

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Pom Pom Prayers

This activity asks pupils to think about how they're different, unique and special.

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Pom Pom Prayers

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Please Beads

This activity encourages pupils to think about their hopes and wishes.

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Please Beads

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Playing Card Prayers

This activity uses playing card suits as themes for pupils to think about and pray for

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Playing Card Prayers

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Plasticine People

This activity encourages pupils to think about the community that they live in.

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Plasticine People

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Plastic Planet

This activity aims to bring awareness about the effects of single use plastic.

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Plastic Planet

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Plasma Ball

This activity asks pupils to play with a plasma ball and consider what God is like.

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Plasma Ball

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Pipe Cleaner People

This activity encourages pupils to think of someone they know and pray for them.

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Pipe Cleaner People

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People Tree

This activity encourages pupils to think about people they know that may need help.

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People Tree

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Peace Garden

This activity encourages pupils to think about peace.

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Peace Garden

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Overcoming Hurdles

This activity invites pupils to recognise the hurdles in their lives and ask for help.

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Overcoming Hurdles

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Our Town

This activity encourages pupils to consider feelings about the place that they live.

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Our Town

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Opportunity Keys

This prayer activity encourages pupils to think about new opportunities in life.

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Opportunity Keys

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Olympic Flame

This activity invites pupils to recognise the good things about themselves.

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Olympic Flame

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Not F-Hair

This activity invites pupils to consider those who are discriminated against.

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Not F-Hair

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New World

This activity encourages pupils to consider the world that we live in.

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New World

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Narnia: Identity

This activity invites pupils to recognise their uniqueness as a beautiful thing.

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Narnia: Identity

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Narnia: Sorry

This activity invites pupils to think of something they regret and say sorry.

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Narnia: Sorry

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Narnia: Hope

This activity invites pupils to think about hope. What is hope, and how do we find it?

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Narnia: Hope

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Narnia: Broken World

This activity asks pupils to think about and pray for what is broken in the world.

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Narnia: Broken World

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Name That Feeling

This activity offers pupils a simple way to identify and express how they feel.

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Name That Feeling

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Mountain: The Top

This activity aims to encourage pupils to celebrate what they’ve achieved so far.

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Mountain: The Top

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Mountain: The Climb

This activity focuses on the challenges pupils are facing.

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Mountain: The Climb

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Mountain: Starting Out

This activity encourages pupils to think about their hopes, dreams and fears.

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Mountain: Starting Out

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Mirrors

This activity asks pupils, "how do you feel about the person reflected in the mirror?"

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Mirrors

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Masks

This activity encourages pupils to think about the masks that they wear in life.

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Masks

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Magnetic Poetry Prayers

This activity invites pupils to create a simple poem prayer, using fridge magnets.

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Magnetic Poetry Prayers

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Love Your Neighbour

This activity asks pupils to reflect on the question, "How can I love my neighbour?"

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Love Your Neighbour

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Magnadoodles

This activity invites pupils to think about things that they want to say sorry for.

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Magnadoodles

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Love Heart Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to think about the people in their lives who they love

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Love Heart Prayers

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Little People

This activity prompts pupils to consider how they see themselves in relation to others

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Little People

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Lifeline

This activity prompts pupils to remember who has strengthened them in times of need.

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Lifeline

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Lifeboat Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to think about refugees.

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Lifeboat Prayers

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Lord’s Prayer Labyrinth

This activity invites pupils to 'journey' through the Lord's Prayer.

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Lord’s Prayer Labyrinth

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Life Stories

This activity encourages pupils to listen to stories and reflect on their meaning.

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Life Stories

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Leaving an Impression

This activity encourages pupils to reflect on the impressions that people leave.

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Leaving an Impression

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Knife Angel

This activity invites pupils to reflect on and pray for those involved in knife crime.

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Knife Angel

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Jumping for Joy

This activity invites pupils to think about what makes them feel joyful

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Jumping for Joy

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Journey

This activity encourages pupils to reflect on the journey of life.

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Journey

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Jigsaw Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to think about resolution in conflict.

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Jigsaw Prayers

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Jenga Blocks

This activity aims to remind pupils that they are praying together, not alone.

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Jenga Blocks

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Inside Out Boxes

This activity encourages pupils to think about what is on the inside.

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Inside Out Boxes

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The Lord’s Prayer

This activity is a creative exploration of the Lord’s Prayer.

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The Lord’s Prayer

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Rugby World Cup Series

These activities encourage pupils to reflect and pray, using the theme of 'rugby'.

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Rugby World Cup Series

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Human Trafficking

This activity encourages pupils to consider human trafficking and respond in prayer.

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Human Trafficking

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Hopes and Dreams

This activity encourages pupils to think about their hopes and dreams.

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Hopes and Dreams

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Hope Blossoms

This activity encourages pupils to identify the things that they are hoping for.

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Hope Blossoms

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Honour Wall

This activity allows pupils to express their feelings about someone they have lost.

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Honour Wall

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Heavens Above

This activity encourages pupils to think about how BIG God and that God cares for us.

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Heavens Above

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Heart Strings

This activity encourages pupils to think about people from other cultures & religions.

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Heart Strings

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Healing Hands

This activity encourages pupils to remember and pray for those they know who are sick.

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Healing Hands

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Hand Written

This activity is about being remembered by God.

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Hand Written

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Friendship Foundation

This activity encourages pupils to consider what qualities make a good friendship.

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Friendship Foundation

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Friendship Flowers

This activity encourages pupils to think about friends that they are grateful for.

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Friendship Flowers

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Forgiveness Stones

This activity encourages pupils to let go of hurtful things others have said or done.

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Forgiveness Stones

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Forest Thanks

This activity encourages pupils to think about the beauty in the world.

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Forest Thanks

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Forest Shelter

This activity encourages pupils to think about people who don't have homes.

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Forest Shelter

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Forest Rubbish

This activity encourages pupils to consider when they've said or done 'rubbish' things

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Forest Rubbish

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Forest Listening

This activity encourages pupils to stop and listen.

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Forest Listening

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Forest Hope

This activity encourages pupils to think about their hopes and dreams.

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Forest Hope

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Forest Hammocks

This activity encourages pupils to be quiet, still and think about themselves.

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Forest Hammocks

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Football Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to think about and pray for other nations.

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Football Prayers

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Flag Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to pray for different nations.

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Flag Prayers

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Finger Print Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to consider and celebrate their uniqueness.

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Finger Print Prayers

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Finger Breathing

This activity encourages pupils to be still and to breathe out their worries.

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Finger Breathing

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Family Tree

This activity encourages pupils to consider their place in God's family.

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Family Tree

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Empty Plate

This activity encourages pupils to think about people around the world who are hungry.

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Empty Plate

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Palm Sunday: Joy

This activity invites pupils to think about what they are thankful for.

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Palm Sunday: Joy

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Easter: Father Forgive Them

This activity encourages pupils to think about who they might need to forgive.

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Easter: Father Forgive Them

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Easter: Great Commission

This activity encourages pupils to consider how they can make the world a better place

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Easter: Great Commission

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Easter: Gethsemane (Big Questions)

This activity encourages pupils to ask God their big questions.

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Easter: Gethsemane (Big Questions)

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Easter: Gethsemane (Help)

This activity encourages pupils to think about where they need help.

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Easter: Gethsemane (Help)

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Easter: Carrying the Cross

This activity invites pupils to think about what feels 'heavy' and ask God for help.

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Easter: Carrying the Cross

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Dream Clouds

This activity encourages pupils to reflect on their lives and dream big.

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Dream Clouds

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Dove of Peace

This activity invites pupils to reflect on world issues or tragedies.

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Dove of Peace

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Diversity Mosaic

This activity encourages pupils to celebrate diversity in the world around them.

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Diversity Mosaic

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Diversity Chain

This activity encourages pupils to celebrate diversity in the people around them.

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Diversity Chain

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Dealing with Loss

This activity encourages pupils to express their grief and bring it to God.

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Dealing with Loss

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Cyber Bullying

This activity encourages pupils to consider how to use technology positively.

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Cyber Bullying

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Climate Change Windmills

This activity invites pupils to think about the effects of climate change.

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Climate Change Windmills

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Clay Pot Prayers

This activity encourages pupils to consider how hard times have shaped them.

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Clay Pot Prayers

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Christmas: Thanks

This activity encourages pupils to remember what they're thankful for.

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Christmas: Thanks

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Christmas: Sharing

This activity encourages pupils to think of children who don't get Christmas presents.

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Christmas: Sharing

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Christmas: Rejoice

This activity encourages pupils to reflect on what makes them feel joyful.

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Christmas: Rejoice

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Christmas: Preparing Hearts

This activity encourages pupils to prepare their hearts for Christmas.

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Christmas: Preparing Hearts

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Christmas: Giving My Gift

This activity invites pupils to celebrate their abilities and gifts.

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Christmas: Giving My Gift

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Christmas: Journey

This activity invites pupils to think about their journey since last Christmas break.

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Christmas: Journey

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Christmas: Wise Men’s Star

This activity encourages pupils to consider where they need guidance and ask for help.

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Christmas: Wise Men’s Star

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Christmas: Shepherds on the Hill

This activity invites pupils to think about others and offer a thought or prayer.

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Christmas: Shepherds on the Hill

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Christmas: Jesus’ Gifts

This activity encourages pupils to think about the gifts they have and say thanks.

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Christmas: Jesus’ Gifts

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Christmas: Gabriel and Mary

This activity encourages pupils to think about their hopes and dreams.

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Christmas: Gabriel and Mary

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Christmas: Community Christmas

This activity encourages pupils to pray for their community.

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Christmas: Community Christmas

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Christmas: Born in Poverty

This activity encourages pupils to think about refugees who have lost their homes.

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Christmas: Born in Poverty

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Christmas: Born in a Manger

This activity encourages pupils to say sorry for times they've been unkind.

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Christmas: Born in a Manger

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Christian Aid: Women

This activity encourages pupils to think about ways that women are treated unfairly.

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Christian Aid: Women

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Christian Aid: Rising Sea

This activity encourages pupils to think about the impact of climate change.

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Christian Aid: Rising Sea

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Christian Aid: Peace Making

This activity encourages pupils to think about peace-making in places of conflict.

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Christian Aid: Peace Making

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Christian Aid: House Building

This activity encourages pupils to think about those having to rebuild their lives.

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Christian Aid: House Building

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Christian Aid: Clean Water

This activity encourages pupils to think about water sanitation.

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Christian Aid: Clean Water

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Christian Aid: Children Alone

This activity encourages pupils to think about how it feels to be alone.

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Christian Aid: Children Alone

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Character Cards

This activity encourages pupils to identify positive character traits in each other.

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Character Cards

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Bubble Tube

This activity invites pupils to write prayer requests ad prayers of gratitude.

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Bubble Tube

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Broken Hearts

This activity encourages pupils to think about how they can help others heal.

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Broken Hearts

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Broken Friendships

This activity encourages pupils to think about reconciling broken relationships.

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Broken Friendships

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Bounce Back

This activity encourages pupils to be resilient.

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Bounce Back

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Bought and Sold

This activity encourages pupils to think about how valuable every life is.

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Bought and Sold

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Being Sorry

This activity encourages pupils to say sorry for things they've done wrong.

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Being Sorry

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Being Brave

This activity encourages pupils to think about situations where they need to be brave.

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Being Brave

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Beads of Loss

This activity encourages pupils to think about others who may be experiencing grief.

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Beads of Loss

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Bag of Worries

This activity encourages pupils to think about their worries and try letting them go.

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Bag of Worries

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Autumn Leaves

This activity encourages pupils to think about parts of their life that are changing.

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Autumn Leaves

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Amazing Angels

This activity encourages pupils to imagine what it would be like if an angel appeared.

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Amazing Angels

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Easter: Gethsemane (Afraid)

This activity encourages pupils to tell God their fears or worries.

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Easter: Gethsemane (Afraid)

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Easter: Last Supper

This activity encourages pupils to think about who is important to them.

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Easter: Last Supper

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Mountain: Climbing Shoes

This activity focuses on the challenges pupils are facing and asking God for help.

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Mountain: Climbing Shoes

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Labyrinth (max)

This activity invites pupils to 'journey' through the Lord's Prayer

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Labyrinth (max)

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Easter: Resurrection

This activity encourages pupils to think about their hopes and dreams.

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Easter: Resurrection

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Easter: Simon the Helper

This activity helps the pupils think about how they can help others.

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Easter: Simon the Helper

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Easter: The Trial (That’s not Fair)

This activity encourages pupils to think about injustice and ask God to make it right.

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Easter: The Trial (That’s not Fair)

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Easter: The Cross (Sorry)

This activity encourages pupils to say sorry and for things they regret.

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Easter: The Cross (Sorry)

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Covid – Love is Bigger than Fear

This activity encourages pupils to overcome their fears with love.

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Covid – Love is Bigger than Fear

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Covid – Help the Helpers

This activity encourages pupils to think or pray for people who are helping others.

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Covid – Help the Helpers

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Covid – Keep Me Safe

This activity encourages pupils to say a hope or prayer for safety.

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Covid – Keep Me Safe

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Covid – Keep Others Safe

This activity encourages pupils to think and pray for the vulnerable.

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Covid – Keep Others Safe

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Pray for the World

This activity encourages pupils to pray for people in tough situations.

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Pray for the World

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Palm Sunday

This prayer activity encourages pupils to think of people who are important to them.

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Palm Sunday

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Reconciliation Zips

This activity invites pupils to think about relationships and pray for reconciliation.

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Reconciliation Zips

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Big Questions

This activity invites pupils to ask their big questions as prayers.

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Big Questions

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Cardboard Home

This activity encourages pupils to think about how it might feel to not have a home.

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Cardboard Home

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Letting Go

This activity invites pupils to let go of the things that worry them.

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Letting Go

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Empty Chair

This activity encourages pupils to talk to God about someone they have lost.

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Empty Chair

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Letters from God

This activity encourages pupils to imagine what God might be saying.

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Letters from God

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Fizzy Forgiveness

This activity invites pupils to let go of hurt and unforgiveness.

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Fizzy Forgiveness

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Calm Jar

This activity invites pupils to pause and be still for a few moments.

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Calm Jar

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Be The Light

This activity invites pupils to think about how they might help someone else.

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Be The Light

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Bubble Prayers

This activity invites pupils to 'blow their worries away'

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Bubble Prayers

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Be Still

This activity invites pupils to pause, be silent and listen for a few minutes.

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Be Still

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Covid – Get Well Soon

This activity invites pupils to think about people who are unwell and pray for them.

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Covid – Get Well Soon