Visiting a Church

Organising a visit to a church?

Download our useful checklist to help with planning and getting the most out of the visit.

We have recently received some funding to support local churches to develop educational resources that can be used to encourage visits from local schools into the church. If your church would be interested in being part of this project, please email us to find out more. (February 2017)

 

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It's Your Church is a 16 page booklet from Scripture Union aimed at 8-11 year olds who are visiting a church as part of their RE syllabus. Available from Sheffield CLC bookshop on West Street.

 

 

The REquest website has some good resources to support a visit to a church, including downloadable worksheets about Anglican and Methodist churches. Enter 'churches' in the search box to see all the resources.

 

Have you ever wondered what life was like for a Benedictine monk? St Mary's church at Ecclesfield offer a half day visit for schools to help primary school children find out. More information on their website.