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CULTURAL AND CREATIVE ARTS
WEEK 11/WEEK 12
THEME: ARTS AND CRAFTS
PREVIOUS LESSON – MUSIC NOTES AND THEIR VALUES
TOPIC – WEAVING
By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to –
- define weaving.
- state types of weaving.
- Weave some materials.
- weave a mat with strips of paper using plain weave.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:
- Card board
- Blackboard illustration
- Old calendar
- Watch Video on Mat Weaving
METHOD OF TEACHING – Choose a suitable and appropriate methods for the lessons.
Note – Irrespective of choosing methods of teaching, always introduce an activities that will arouse pupil’s interest or lead them to the lessons.
- Scheme of Work
- 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
- Course Book
- All Relevant Material
- Online Information
CONTENT OF THE LESSON
INTRODUCTION TO WEAVING
Weaving is universally practised in most urban areas and cities like Abeokuta, Kwara, Iseyin, Akwete, Okene, Benin, Sokoto, Borno, Kano, Bida and Iseyin area among others. Raffia and cotton are most-widely used in cloth-weaving in Nigeria.
MEANING OF WEAVING
Weaving is the uses of strips of materials interwoven to form patterns on traditional fabric.
TYPES OF WEAVING
Weaving is done on a loom. There are two types of loom namely – vertical and horizontal weaving. Both types of loom operate on the same principle.
Vertical loom is used by women weavers. This is the type of weaving loom that is vertical and upright. It can be easily moved from one location to another.
Horizontal loom is used by men weavers for traditional fabric weaving.
PRODUCTS OF WEAVING
- Hand fans
- Ropes, etc.
USES OF STRIPS PAPER TO WEAVE A MAT
1. Cut strips of cardboard with the same or different length by width.
2. Use different colors for to beautify the final weaving.
3. Lay one of the strips of paper horizontally.
4. Beginning with the second strip, interlace the vertical strips of paper with the remaining strips of paper horizontally.
5. Ensure that they are neatly and closely knitted together.
6. Tape all the edges of the weave together.
- To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:
- To introduce the lesson, the teacher revises the previous lesson. Based on this, he/she asks the pupils some questions;
- Defines waving.
- Pupil’s Activities – Define the meaning of weaving.
- Lists different types of weaving.
- Pupil’s Activities – Explain types of weaving.
- Guides the pupils to discuss the: method of weaving.
- Pupil’s Activities – Explain the techniques of weaving.
- Assists pupils to weave mat using strips of cardboard sheet.
- Pupil’s Activities – Weave a mat with strips of paper.
- To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.
- Next Lesson – Introducing Values to Cultural and Creative Art
Attempt All the Questions
1. _______________________________ is the uses of strips of materials interwoven to form patterns on traditional fabric.
2. _______________________________ is used by women weavers.
3. _______________________________ is used by men weavers
4. Vertical weaving is used by _______________________________ weavers.
5. Horizontal weaving is used by _______________________________ weavers
6. Define weaving.
List 2 method of weaving.
Weave mat using paper.