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BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
SMASE – ASEI PDSI METHOD
PREVIOUS LESSON – Noise Pollution (Primary 5) ASEI PDSI METHOD
TOPIC – EROSION
Lesson One – Meaning and Types of Erosion
Lesson Two – Causes of Soil Erosion
Lesson Three – Revision and Test
TIME – 40 Minutes each.
By the end of the lesson, pupils should be able to –
- Explain the meaning of erosion.
- State two causes of erosion
Erosion is the wearing away of the earth’s surface soil by water, wind and other human activities. Due to erosion, many lives and properties have been lost due to erosion problems in many communities. Common causes of erosion are rainfall, flood events, wind. Also, certain human activities like construction works and bush burning can expose the soil to erosion.
The lesson will enable the pupils to understand and appreciate the concept of erosion and how to avoid these causes of erosion.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:
1. Buckets of water, hand fans. soil and trays (per groups).
2. Pictures or charts showing erosion.
Rainfall is the main causes of running water and strong wind comes along with different particles especially soil. The pupils understand these concepts.
9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
Lagos State Scheme of work
Basic Science and Technology
All Relevant Materials
Online Materials – Method 1 – Change Around Us – Meaning (Types) and Causes of Erosion (Primary 5)
ASEI PDSI LESSON NOTES
LESSON DEVELOPMENT 3 – REVISION AND TEST