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RE

Below are three homework tasks to be completed this half term.   Class teachers may set homework in addition to this or homework tasks instead of this.  This will be made clear in lessons.  All homework is to be completed in homework books.

 

Subject: RE GCSE

Year Group 11

Deadline: Fri 17th January 2013

 

To learn your key words and complete the below exam questions:

 

  1.  Give two reasons why people take part in lotteries? (2marks)
  2. ‘All religious believers should help the poor’. Do you agree? (3 marks)
  3. Explain why some religious believers think that there is nothing wrong with being rich. Refer to religious beliefs in your answer.(4marks)
  4. Explain the difference between inheritance and earnings. (4 marks)

       1.5 )‘Money should be used responsibly and not wasted’.  Do you agree? Give reasons for your answer, showing you have thought about more than one point of view.  Refer to religious arguments in your answer (6 marks)

 

A successful homework task will…

 

  • Homework should be hand written (as in the exam).
  • 3 mark questions will involve explain your opinion and include three points either all on one side to support your opinion or to show the other side.
  • 4 mark questions will show four explained reasons.
  • 6 mark questions will show three reasons for your opinion and use religion to as the alternative view to your opinion.
  • A variety of religious teachings must be used from both Christianity and at least one other religion.
  • To reach the top grades references to contemporary news events should also be used.

 

Deadline: Fri 31st January

 

To learn your key words and complete the below exam questions:

 

1. 1) Give two reasons why a person living in the UK may be poor. (2 marks)

1 .2) Describe the work of an organisation which helps the poor in Britain. (3 marks)

1. 3) ‘Religious people should not gamble with their money’ (4 marks)

1. 4) Explain religious beliefs and teaching about wealth. ( 4 marks)

1 .5) ‘The poor in Britain should take care of themselves.’ Do you agree? Give reasons for your answer, showing that you have thought about more than one point of view. Refer to religious arguments in your answer. (6 marks)

 

A successful homework task will…

 

  • Homework should be hand written (as in the exam).
  • 3 mark questions will involve explain your opinion and include three points either all on one side to support your opinion or to show the other side.
  • 4 mark questions will show four explained reasons.
  • 6 mark questions will show three reasons for your opinion and use religion to as the alternative view to your opinion.
  • A variety of religious teachings must be used from both Christianity and at least one other religion.
  • To reach the top grades references to contemporary news events should also be used.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Deadline: Thurs 13th February

 

To learn your key words and complete the below exam questions:

 

1 1 Give one way a person might become rich. (2 marks)

1 2 Explain briefly two causes of poverty in British Society. (4 marks)

1 3 ‘Religious believers should be rich.’

What do you think? Explain your opinion. (3 marks)

1 4 Explain religious attitudes towards the poor in British society. (4 marks)

1 5 ‘Religious believers should not take part in lotteries.’

Do you agree? Give reasons for your answer, showing you have thought about more than one point of view. Refer to religious arguments in your answer. (6 marks)

 

A successful homework task will…

 

  • Homework should be hand written (as in the exam).
  • 3 mark questions will involve explain your opinion and include three points either all on one side to support your opinion or to show the other side.
  • 4 mark questions will show four explained reasons.
  • 6 mark questions will show three reasons for your opinion and use religion to as the alternative view to your opinion.
  • A variety of religious teachings must be used from both Christianity and at least one other religion.
  • To reach the top grades references to contemporary news events should also be used.