Importance of Civic Education to National Development Primary 2 (Basic 2) – Civic Education

 

CIVIC EDUCATION 

RELIGION AND NATIONAL VALUES 

FIRST TERM

WEEK 7

PRIMARY 2

THEME: CIVIC EDUCATION 

PREVIOUS LESSON – Component of Civic Education – Rights and Duties Primary 2 (Basic 2) – Civic Education

 

TOPIC – CIVIC EDUCATION 

 

LEARNING AREA

1. Introductory Activities

2. Importance of Civic Education to National Development

3. Lesson Evaluation and Weekly Assessment (Test)

 

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives –

1. explain the meaning of civic education

2. state the importance of Civic Education

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

 

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

Scheme of Work

9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum

Course Book

All Relevant Material

Online Information

CONTENT OF THE LESSON  

LESSON 1 – INTRODUCTION

MEANING OF CIVIC EDUCATION

Civic Education is a subject that teaches us our duties and responsibilities in the community.

In civil education, we learn our duties towards the government and our community. We also learn the duties of the government to towards us.

 

LESSON 2 – IMPORTANCE OR ADVANTAGES OF CIVIC EDUCATION TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT 

1. Learning about systems and institutions of government, democratic process, etc.

 

2. Acquire skills such as active citizenship.

3. Stimulation of civic engagement in the political, social and economic process.

4. To understand democratic and civil rights and responsibilities.

5. Nurture and sustain democracy.

 

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. Explains the meaning of civic education.

Pupil’s Activities – Listens to teacher’s explanations.

 

3. Guides discussion on the importance of civic education.

Pupil’s Activities – Contribute to discussions.

4. Summarizes the lesson on the board.

Pupil’s Activities – Copy as the teacher write.

 

CONCLUSION

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

 

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Meaning of Honesty and Importance of Telling Truth Primary 2 (Basic 2) – Civic Education

 

LESSON EVALUATION 

Ask pupils to:

 

1. explain the meaning of civic education

2. state 2 importance of civic education.