Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Events Calendar Autumn 2017

Date

Event

SMSC

 Impact

Last week Sept 17

 

 

 

Harvest Festival

Social

Moral

Cultural

To give an understanding that this is the time of year when thanks and celebration is had for the food that has been successfully grown across the land

28th Sept

 

National Poetry Day

 

Spiritual

Social

Opportunity to write and share poems

This year’s theme is freedom

16th – 20th October

 

Cultural Week – Christianity and Hinduism

 

Moral

Spiritual

Cultural

To raise awareness of different faiths and share

our knowledge. An opportunity different faiths to our own.

5th Nov

 

Guy Fawkes Night

 

Cultural

Spiritual

Social

To understand events in our history that shaped Britain

To develop an understanding of how to stay safe

12th Nov

 

Armistice Day

 

Moral

Cultural

Spiritual

To ensure children remember WWII in Britain and the sacrifice made by our ancestors

13th – 17th Nov

 

Anti-Bullying Week

 

Moral

Spiritual

To raise awareness of bullying and discuss what we can do to stop it.

17th Nov

 

Children in Need

 

Moral

Social

Spiritual

To reflect on the benefits of being charitable and the difficulties faced by young people in Britain

To teach the responsibility we have as individuals to ourselves and others

 

6th Dec

Christmas Coffee Morning /

 

Social

To raise awareness of the importance of fundraising

To develop social interaction with less familiar people

25th Dec

 

Christmas

 

Cultural

Spiritual

Social

Moral

 

To understand the importance of Advent and Christmas within Christianity. To celebrate the true meaning of the Christian festival