Resource Hub

Need activities and ideas for primary RE, collective worship, church home groups, children’s and families work or for faith in the home?

The BRF Resource Hub is your one-stop shop for free tried and tested ideas from over 20 years of working in primary RE (through Barnabas in Schools) and in resourcing churches.

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Breaking bad rules with Rosa Parks

25.02.2021

The story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott in 1955, exploring how bad…

Courage Fairness Perseverance Responsibility

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Creativity and compassion - Michael Faraday

26.02.2021

An idea for collective worship, exploring the values of compassion and creativity through the life…

Compassion Creativity Responsibility Science

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Daniel's food challenge

27.02.2021

A no-rehearsal drama about teamwork, resilience, leadership… and food!

Daniel Responsibility Unity

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David and Goliath: a very loud story with drums and percussion

27.02.2021

This noisy storytelling with percussion lesson recounts a classic Bible story about showing courage in…

Courage David Drama Hope Music and mime Responsibility

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Deborah the Judge

27.02.2021

Deborah’s work as a judge for the people of God.

Responsibility

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Every day, a special job to do: Jesus sets goals for his new disciples

27.02.2021

An assembly script and some classroom follow-up, based around the story of the calling of…

Disciples Responsibility

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Exploring Values with the Bible - Honesty

01.03.2021

Ideas for values work in schools including related Bible stories and suggestions for reflection and…

Bible Honesty Responsibility

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Exploring Values with the Bible - Patience

01.03.2021

Ideas for values work in schools including related Bible stories and suggestions for reflection and…

Bible Feelings Responsibility

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Exploring Values with the Bible - Respect

01.03.2021

This is a series of thoughts linked to the value of respect. Each value can…

Bible Fairness Responsibility Teaching of Jesus

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Exploring Values with the Bible - Responsibility

02.03.2021

Ideas for values work in schools including related Bible stories and suggestions for reflection and…

Bible Creation Environment Responsibility

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Finding Hope with Isaiah the Priest

01.03.2021

Isaiah brings hope to God’s people in dark times.

Hope Responsibility

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Frankenstein: why can't I just do what I like?

01.03.2021

An idea for collective worship that uses Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and the Bible story of…

Compassion Courage Discussion Feelings Halloween Literacy Peace Perseverance Responsibility Science

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Guidelines: God’s heart for refugees – Group study questions

14.06.2023

These group study questions have been put together to go alongside Rosie Button’s sampler Bible…

Bible Citizenship Compassion Discussion Responsibility Teaching of Jesus

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How to train your werewolf: thinking about anger

01.03.2021

An idea for collective worship that uses a popular fantasy idea to explore how we…

Compassion Courage Discussion Feelings Halloween Literacy Responsibility

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Janani Lawum from Uganda: 17 February

02.03.2021

On 17 February each year the people of Uganda remember their famous Archbishop, Janani Lawum,…

Responsibility Saints Storytelling

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