Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Events Calendar Spring 2018

Date

Event

SMSC

 Impact

6th Feb

Safer Internet Day

Social

To reinforce the importance of keeping safe online

13th -14th Feb

Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday

Cultural

Moral

Spiritual

Social

For pupils to understand that Easter is an important event within the Christian Calendar

16th – 22nd Feb

Chinese New Year

Cultural

Social

Spiritual

To understand how and why Chinese people celebrate their new year

26th – 30th Feb

Fairtrade week

Moral

Cultural

To encourage children to become responsible citizens.

To understand how Fairtrade can make a significant

difference to farmers’ and workers’ lives.

To be aware that retailers do treat their workers fairly.

1st March

World Book Day

Social

Moral

Cultural

To promote the positive benefits of reading

To encourage an enjoyment of books and reading

11th March

Mothers Day

Moral

Spiritual

Cultural

To celebrate a key event in the Christian calendar

To recognise and appreciate our mums and all they do for us

19th – 23rd March

Cultural Week – Buddhism

 

To raise awareness of different faiths and share

our knowledge. An opportunity different faiths to our own.

23rd March

Sports Relief

Spiritual

Social

To understand that there are people in the UK and Africa, as well as other parts of the world who live in poverty.

To understand how we can help disadvantaged people

through fundraising.

29th, 30th, Mar

1st Apr

Maunday Thursday

Good Friday

Easter Sunday

Cultural

Moral

Spiriutal

To reflect upon and understand the true meaning

of Easter within the Christian faith.

To understand how Christians celebrate Easter.