Changes in Religious Practice and Belief

Posted on September 25, 2012 in 2nd Year Religion by Miss Ryan  Tagged

Great bar chart by Jack Harvey in 2A1, showing the changes in Mass Attendance and Religious Belief over 20-30 years. Looking at the bigger picture, Catholics acknowledge that Mass attendance is down, but: Ireland still has one of the highest rates of attendance in Europe Religion is still considered very important More than 70% of […]

2A1 Class Dojo

Posted on September 8, 2012 in 2nd Year Religion by Miss Ryan  Tagged

I am delighted to be taking on a new Religion class this year – 2A1. After one week, I have formed a very favourable impression of them all. Their Class Dojo report reflects this too – have a look! 2A1 Religion First Week Super job, 2A1!! Keep it up – let’s go for 100% by […]

Introducing Class Dojo

Posted on September 8, 2012 in 2nd Year Religion,Junior Cert Religion,Senior Religion by Miss Ryan  Tagged

Thanks to the inspiration of Miss Cullen’s blog in St Oliver’s in Drogheda, we here at Franciscan College Gormanston are going to give Class Dojo a go. At the moment, 2A1, 3A2 and one 5th year Religion class are involved. Class Dojo is a great tool for tracking student progress in terms of participation, homework […]

Formation of Early Church – Prezi

Posted on February 3, 2012 in 2nd Year Religion by Miss Ryan  Tagged

The formation of the early Christian Church begins after the resurrection of Jesus. The events that followed meant that the Apostles would have to continue the work of Jesus on earth. The Formation of the Early Church on Prezi

Titles for Jesus – a very basic prezi

Posted on January 29, 2012 in 2nd Year Religion,Junior Cert Religion by Miss Ryan  Tagged

Here’s my first attempt at a prezi – so it’s raw, simple, basic and not quite to the highest standard. Different Titles for Jesus on Prezi Will keep working on my prezi skills, so more sophisticated, colourful, educational prezis coming here soon.  

Section B – Faith in Christ – Revision

Posted on January 19, 2012 in 2nd Year Religion,Junior Cert Religion by Miss Ryan  Tagged

2nd and 3rd years, this is an important aspect of Section B: The Foundations of Religion – Christianity: FAITH IN CHRIST. Make sure you know all the details from chapter 9 on these conceptsĀ in your book: The Ascension: For forty days after the resurrection Jesus continued to appear to the followers and told them to […]

Term 1 Exam (2nd Year)

Posted on November 7, 2011 in 2nd Year Religion by Miss Ryan

Second years, it is time to start preparing for the Term 1 Exams. They are just around the corner now and will be held during the week of November 21st. The Religion exam will be one hour long. The topics that you need to cover for the test are: Chapter 6 – Evidence about Jesus […]