What makes a gurdwara special?


Learning Objectives
Students should learn:
  • the importance of a gurdwara to Sikhs
  • about the key features of a gurdwara and all the activities that take place within it
  • to relate the features of the gurdwara to significant Sikh beliefs and values
  • to evaluate these beliefs and values with reference to their own point of view
  • about local places, religious or otherwise, which have particular significance for the individual and the community, explaining why they are significant


Learning Outcomes

  • produce a piece of structured extended writing that answers the questions set
  • describe a place which is of particular significance to the pupil concerned and explain why
  • evaluate the role of significant places in our communities, using Sikh and other religious buildings as examples