THEME – BASIC CONCEPTS OF AGRICULTURE
PREVIOUS LESSON – Why we eat Food or The Reasons for eating Food Primary 1 (Basic 1) – Agriculture
TOPIC – FOOD
1. Introductory Activities
2. Chart of Food We get from Plants and Animals
3. Lesson Evaluation and Weekly Assessment (Test)
By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to –
1. make list of food we get from plants and animals.
2. draw food we get from plants and animals.
The pupils can identify food we get from plants and animals.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of chart showing some of the children favourite food.
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.
1. Scheme of Work
2. 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
3. Course Book
4. All Relevant Material
5. Online Information
Copy as I write or draw as I draw. This instruction should be given when you need the pupils to write or draw.
CONTENT OF THE LESSON
LESSON 1 – INTRODUCTORY QUESTIONS
Teacher’s Activities – Display chart showing food we get from plants and animals for the pupils to identify and classify as plants and animals food.
Pupil’s Activities – Yam, cassava, etc. are food we get from plants. While, egg, meat, fish, etc. are food we get from animals.
Teacher’s Activities – Correct. Food are items eaten by people and animals to live. Ask the pupils following following questions –
1. explain the meaning of food?
2. mention 5 examples of food eaten by people.
3. mention 5 examples of food eaten by animals.
4. give 5 examples of food we get from plants.
5. give 5 examples of food we get from animals.
6. state 2 reasons we eat food.
LESSON 2 – CHART OF FOOD WE GET FROM PLANTS AND ANIMALS
Guide the pupils to –
1. make a list of food we get from plants and animals on cardboard under the heading.
DIAGRAM OF FOOD WE GET FROM PLANTS AND PLANTS
Display chart showing food we get from plants and animals for the pupils to draw.
To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:
1. To introduce the lesson, the teacher revises the previous lesson. Based on this, he/she asks the pupils some questions;
2. Guides pupils to make a list of food we get from plants and animals.
Pupil’s Activities – Make a list of food we get from plants and animals.
3. Asks pupils to draw food we get from plants and animals.
Pupil’s Activities – Draw food we get from plants and animals.
4. Summarizes the lesson on the board.
Pupil’s Activities – Copy as the teacher writes.
To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.
LESSON EVALUATION/WORKBOOK ASSESSMENT
Ask the pupils to:
1. make a list of food we get from plants and animals.
2. Draw yam.
3. Draw egg.