Stories for Collective Worship

Collective Worship Stories

A selection of inspiring stories grouped by theme, which are suitable for supporting the delivery of Collective Worship in the primary classroom.

The stories reflect a wide range of sources, including the traditions of faith groups around the world.

The stories have been grouped by the following themes: Festivals, Special Days and Events, and SMSC (Spiritual, Moral, Social, Cultural).

Each story is typically between 5 and 7 minutes long and will have a broad appeal across primary age groups.

Programmes to download

Programmes to download at any time

Download programmes

A collection of programmes to download as mp3 files at any time. Includes dance and music.

Podcasts

Podcasts

Current podcasts

See all School Radio and other Learning podcasts available from the BBC Podcast Directory.

Contact us

Contact us

Contact us

We are always pleased to receive your feedback, suggestions and pupils' work.

Private Peaceful - podcasts available!

Click to listen to Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo

Private Peaceful

Podcasts of the 13 episodes in this series begin on 01/05/2018. You can download Episode 1 now.

'Carrie's War' by Nina Bawden

Carrie's War by Nina Bawden

Carrie's War

Catch up on 'Carrie's War' by Nina Bawden. All 10 episodes are now available to listen to online.

Perform our School Musicals

Perform our School Musicals

School Musicals

Our performance scripts for 9 to 11s, complete with music, songs and special effects to download.

Our brand new Macbeth pages!

Macbeth videos for mobile and tablet

Macbeth - the musical

Check out our new pages for our Macbeth musical with 8 songs to learn! See the Teacher Notes.

'War Horse' by Michael Morpurgo

War Horse by Michael Morpurgo

War Horse

All 10 episodes of Michael Morpurgo's famous story are now available to listen to online.

Curriculum for Excellence

100 years since World War 1

WW1 Performance Pack

WW1 Performance Pack

Commemorate 100 years since WW1 by staging our specially-written play 'Archie Dobson's War'.

Teacher's notes

Teacher's Notes

Online Teacher's Notes

Notes to support the programmes including details of all the series content.