R.E in EYFS
Area of Learning: Understanding of the World
Strands: Past and present, people culture and communities, the natural world
Within their ‘Marvellous Me’ topic, children learn about different cultures and religions within their class. Linking with their topic ‘Festivals and Celebrations’, children find out about the different festivals of light within certain religions, including Christmas, Diwali and Hannukah.
Children will explore Easter - how and why it is celebrated.
Throughout the year, there are opportunities for children to discuss elements of religious education that arise through questions, curiosity, stories and experiences.
For further information, please refer to our EYFS curriculum document.