# Basic Electricity I – Electricity As A Form of Energy – ASEI PDSI METHOD (Primary 5)

BASIC TECHNOLOGY

BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

SMASE – ASEI PDSI METHOD

THIRD TERM

WEEK 9

PRIMARY 5

TOPIC: Basic Electricity

LEARNING AREA

Lesson One – Electricity as a Form of Energy

Lesson Two – Types of Electricity

Lesson Three – Flow of Electricity Current

TIME – 40 Minutes each.

LEARNING OUTCOME

By the end of the lesson, pupils should be able to:

1. explain electricity as a form of energy.

2. identify types of electricity.

3. discuss the flow of electric current.

4. make a simple electric circuit connection.

RATIONALE

Electricity is very useful at home, offices, in school, etc. Most of our home appliances depend on electricity. For example, if there is no electricity, the following items will not work – television set, water heater, etc. The concept of electricity will enable pupils to understand and appreciate the importance of electricity in our daily life.

LEARNING MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

1. Bulbs

2. Wire

3. Batteries

4. Biro cases

5. Piece of plain papers

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE

If there is no electricity, the following items will not work – television set, water heater, etc. The pupils understand this fact very. Without power by PHCN, no light or any home appliances will work.

REFERENCE MATERIALS

9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum

Lagos State Scheme of work

Basic Science and Technology

All Relevant Materials

Online Materials – YouTube Video

Basic Electricity I – Electricity As A Form of Energy and Types of Electricity (Primary 4)

Basic Electricity II – Electric Flow, Conductors and Non Conductors, Sources and Electrical Circuit (Primary 5)

Basic Electricity II – Conductors and Non Conductors and Source of Electricity – ASEI PDSI METHOD (Primary 5)