Big world, big ideas give your pupils the opportunity to find out more about how both science and religion work, and the relationship between the two. Full of engaging teaching and learning activities, big world, big ideas allows pupils to investigate a range of topics, including:
• whether science and religion are complementary or contradictory
• scientific and religious ideas about miracles
• evolution, including looking at the stories of Mary Anning and Charles Darwin
• environmental issues
This resource provides teachers of 4 – 11-year-olds with the key knowledge needed to help pupils find out about and consider the current landscape between religion and science. It is packed with activities and resources to enhance both your science and RE curriculums, provides valuable opportunities for cross-curricular learning and is designed to help your pupils think more clearly about the world of religion and science.