Presentation on theme: "OBJECTIVE... To use media clips, independent study and pictures to understand the work of religious organisations in the fight to achieve world peace."— Presentation transcript:
1 OBJECTIVE...To use media clips, independent study and pictures to understand the work of religious organisations in the fight to achieve world peace.
2 OUTCOMES... Your GOALS for the end of this lesson are… Grade C All will be able to explain how religious organisations work to promote world peace.Grade BMost will be able to examine why religious organisations work for peaceGrade A/A*Some will be able to evaluate the idea of pacifism and whether world peace will ever be possible
3 Watch the following clip carefully. Starter...Watch the following clip carefully.
5 TANK MANTank Man, or the Unknown Rebel, is the nickname of an anonymous man who stood in front of a column of Chinese tanks the morning after the Chinese military forcibly removed protestors from in and around Beijing’s Tiananmen Square on June 5, Several hundred civilians had been shot dead by the Chinese army during a bloody military operation to crush a democratic protest (most of which were peaceful) in Peking's (Beijing) Tiananmen Square the previous day.
6 What was unusual about the way he did it? What was he doing?This man was a PACIFIST – what do you think this means?
7 PACIFISMThe belief that war and violence are unjustifiable under any circumstances, and that all disputes should be settled by peaceful means.The refusal to participate in war or military service because of such a belief.
8 How can PACIFISTS achieve peace in a non-violent way? A lot of religious people class themselves as pacifists. There are a number of religious organisations who oppose war and try to achieve world peace in a non-violent way.How can PACIFISTS achieve peace in a non-violent way?Snowballing – pupils start their own MINDMAP – writing down 2 ideas – they then screw it up and throw it to someone – they then add another idea – then they throw it on to someone else who adds another idea – this is done 4 times in total so hopefully 6 different ideas are on each piece of paper – pupils are to then glue in any piece of paper into their books for revision.
9 Did you get any of the following? Education - educating both sides to help them settle differencesTeaching forgiveness - through religious teachingsEncouraging pacifism - getting others to follow their leadSpeeches - speaking out against injusticeCampaigning (marches, protests, sit ins, petitions etc) - against injustice and app restive governmentsKeeping people informed - showing people around the world of injustice in certain areasReconciliation - Getting both sides to talk to each other and encouraging a truce.They can add these to their ideas
10 Religious organisations and PEACE... Read the FACT FILES (in your workbooks) about religious organisations who are fighting to gain peace in a non-violent way. Complete Q1 on page 79 of your REVSION WORKBOOK.
11 Explain how religious organisations work to promote world peace Explain how religious organisations work to promote world peace. (8 marks)Page 79 Question 1 REVISION WORKBOOKMany religious organisations promote world peace by...WHAT KIND OF THINGS DO THEY ALL SEEM TO DO TO HELP PROMOTE PEACE?One Christian organisation that promotes world peace is... INSERT NAME HERE!!!One way they have promoted world peace is through discussion where...WHAT DISCUSSIONS? WHAT DO THEY HOPE TO ACHIEVE?They have tried to put Christian teachings into organisation by...WHAT HAVE THEY DONE THAT LINKS WITH CHRISTIAN VALUES/IDEAS?Another religious organisation that promotes world peace is... INSERT NAME HERE!!!They have tried to promote world peace through opposing war and violence. They do this by...LIST SOMETHING THEY DO THAT YOU HAVEN’T MENTIONED ALREADY!because...WHAT DO THEY HOPE THEY WILL ACHIEVE? HOW DOES IT LINK TO WHAT THEY BELIEVE?
12 OUTCOMES... Grade C Did you achieve All will be able to explain how religious organisations work to promote world peace.Did you achieveYOUR goals?…
13 Religious organisations and PEACE... Use the following quotes and statements to EXPLAIN FOUR REASONS WHY Christian organisations think it is important to work for world peace.
15 Why Christian organisations work for PEACE...... Choose ANY FOUR EXAMPLES to EXPLAIN. For EXAMPLE… Christian organisations work for PEACE because… Jesus said ‘LOVE THY NEIGHBOUR’. This means… To love everyone and treat everyone with respect and kindness. So they work for peace because… It follows this teaching and ensures everyone is treated fairly and no one gets hurt.
17 Watch the following clip and use it to fill in any GAPS... For lower end just use this
18 OUTCOMES...Grade BMost will be able to examine why religious organisations work for peaceDid you achieveYOUR goals?…
19 Is PEACE possible...eace-possible Complete QUESTION 2 page 79 – remember P-E-P-E (B question- 4 MARKS)Swap with a partner and mark each others work in GREEN PENThe type of question (B) and the marks for each question (4).Please comment – giving a POSITIVE and a TARGET
20 Do you think PRAYER can help to bring about world peace? Peace Prayer Vigil’s like this one are often organised by Christian groups.Why might some people disagree with you?Do you think PRAYER can help to bring about world peace?