Forms of Technology I – Meaning of Technology and Underdeveloped Technology (Primary 3)

Last Updated on July 15, 2020 by Alabi M. S.

 

BASIC TECHNOLOGY

BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

THIRD TERM  

WEEK 2 – INTRODUCTION TO TECHNOLOGY

WEEK 3 – MEANING AND FORMS OF TECHNOLOGY 

PRIMARY 3

THEME – UNDERSTANDING BASIC TECHNOLOGY 

TOPIC – FORMS OF TECHNOLOGY 

LEARNING AREA

1. Meaning of Technology

2. Underdeveloped Technology

 

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES 

By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to –

1. explain the meaning of technology.

2. identify the forms of Technology – underdeveloped technology.

 

ENTRY BEHAVIOUR

Matches and lighter

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

1. Charts and posters, hoes, cutlasses, vehicles, etc.

2. Matches and lighter.

 

 

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. 

 

REFERENCE MATERIALS

1. Scheme of Work

2. 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum

3. Course Book

4. All Relevant Material

5. Online Information

 

CONTENT OF THE LESSON  

WEEK 2 – INTRODUCTION 

IDENTIFICATION OF SIMPLE TECHNOLOGY – CHART OR SAMPLE OF LIGHTER 

Introductory Questions 

1. What is this? 

 

 

Pupil’s Expected Response – It is a lighter.

2. What is lighter used for? 

Pupil’s Expected Response – It is used for making fire.

3. What other things we can used for making fire? 

Pupil’s Expected Response – Matches

4. Between lighter and matches, which is easy for making fire? 

Pupil’s Expected Response – Lighter

Teacher’s remark – You are all correct. We can also used stones and sticks to make fire.

Lighter, matches and stones are example of technology.

 

WEEK 3 – MEANING OF TECHNOLOGY 

Technology is the use of knowledge to create new devices or tools.

 

FORMS OF TECHNOLOGY 

There are two types of technology – underdeveloped and developed technology. The used of stones and matches are called underdeveloped technology. While the used of lighter to make fire is called developed technology.

 

EXAMPLES OF UNDERDEVELOPED TECHNOLOGY 

1. Farming with hoes and cutlasses.

2. Using of town crier.

3. Use of stones to make fire.

4. Use of donkeys for transportation, etc.

 

 

PRESENTATION

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 the pupils to identify and name examples of underdeveloped technology.

Pupil’s Activities – Identify and name examples of under developed  technology.

 

CONCLUSION

  • To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.

 

 

LESSON EVALUATION 

Pupils to answer all the questions. 

1. _________________ is the use of knowledge to create devices or tools.

A. Technology

B. Underdeveloped technology

C. Develop technology

 

2. The use of matches is an examples of _________________.

A. Technology

B. Underdeveloped technology

C. Develop technology

 

3. The use of matches, stones and lighter are examples of underdeveloped technology. True/False.

 

4. Mark all underdeveloped technology –

  • Lighter
  • Hand fan
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hoe
  • Tractor

 

Mention the two forms of technology.

 

5. __________________________________

 

6. __________________________________

 

Give 4 examples each of underdeveloped and developed technology.

 

7. __________________________________

 

8. __________________________________

 

9. __________________________________

10. __________________________________

 

 

10. __________________________________