Further ideas, guidance
and places to visit

Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC)

This site is useful if you are considering any work outside of the school environment. It offers practical advice and ideas on how learning might take place and also some guidance on visits to sacred spaces.

Engaging Places

Here you will find educational resources to help with your teaching; articles to stimulate your curriculum planning; educational news; and a search facility for finding activities and events near you. An excellent and useful article on thinking about Sacred Space is on the site.


 The aim of the JTrails website is to promote Anglo-Jewish history and heritage as an important national, cultural resource. This is done through their own programmes and by working with existing Jewish and non-Jewish, community, historical and heritage organisations, communities and individuals.

Heritage Inspired

This website aims to showcase the religious and spiritual heritage of South Yorkshire. There are a number of more extensive walks and tours to be found on the site.

Churches in Yorkshire 

This is a link to the Welcome to Yorkshire website which will give details about some places to visit in the region.

Faith Encounter 

This is a project in Birmingham to develop faith guides for particular places of worship. There are also the possibilities of developing a faith tours.

The RE Council is not responsible for the content of external websites. The inclusion of a link to an external website from religiouseducationcouncil.org.uk should not be understood to be an endorsement of that website or of the site’s owners or their products or services.

A trail may help help them gain greater awareness of what “community” can mean