Ways of Preventing Drug Abuse (Primary 2)

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

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

RELIGION AND NATIONAL VALUES

THIRD TERM  

WEEK 6

PRIMARY 2

THEME – SOCIAL AND HEALTH ISSUES 

PREVIOUS LESSON – Effects of Drug Abuse (Primary 2)

TOPIC – DRUG ABUSE 

LEARNING AREA

1. Meaning of Drug Abuse

3. Ways of Preventing Drug Abuse

 

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 –

mention ways of preventing drug abuse.

 

ENTRY BEHAVIOUR

Drugs

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

1. Pupils’ textbooks.

2. Posters on war against drug abuse.

3. Photographs showing drug addicts.

 

 

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  

INTRODUCTION 

Drug abuse is an  ongoing problem in many communities, creeping into the lives of all people of all ages and from all walk of life.

 

WAYS OF PREVENTING DRUG ABUSE

There are many ways to prevent drug abuse, namely –

1. Avoid bad friends.

2. Seek advice of doctors/nurses and pharmacist before taking drugs.

3. Avoid buying medicines in buses or unauthorised stores.

4. Avoid self – medication.

5. Self discipline

6. Right thinking

 

 

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. Organises class discussion on drug abuse and its dangers.

Pupil’s Activities – List dangers involved in drug abuse.

3. Engages pupils to talk how to preventing drug abuse.

Pupil’s Activities – Talk how to preventing drug abuse.

 

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:

1. explain the meaning of drug abuse.

2. mention two ways of preventing drug abuse.