Introduction to the Days of the Week | Activities of Different Days of the Week Primary 2 (Basic 2) – Mathematics

 

MATHEMATICS

THIRD TERM  

WEEK 4

PRIMARY 2

THEME –  PRIMARY MEASURES 

PREVIOUS LESSON – Time – Introduction of Time | Important of Time | Identification of Second, Minute and Hour | Telling Time in Half Pass | Weekly Assessment (Test) Primary 2 (Basic 2) – Mathematics

 

TOPIC – DAYS OF THE WEEK 

 

LEARNING AREA  

1. Introductory Activities

2. Days of the Week

3. Activities of Different Activities

4. Lesson Evaluation and Weekly Assessment (Test)

 

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES 

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

1. name and arrange the days of the week.

2. state different activities on different days of the week.

 

RATIONALE

There are 7 days in a week with different activities for different people on each day. The concept of days of the week will enable the pupils identify and understand different activities performed on different days in order appreciate the importance of days of the week.

 

ENTRY BEHAVIOUR

The pupils can identify each day of the week.

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of Chart of days of the week

 

 

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  

LESSON 1 – INTRODUCTION TO DAYS OF WEEK 

ACTIVITY 1

Introductory Activities 

Teacher’s Activities – Ask the pupils depending on the day of the week,

1. Today is _____________

 

 

2. Yesterday is _____________

3. Tomorrow is _____________

Pupil’s Activities/Expected Responses – Today is Wednesday, yesterday is Tuesday and tomorrow is Thursday.

Teacher’s Remarks – Correct, one clap cheer for yourself. Each day of the week has a name. Today, we are going to name the days of the week. Note on the board as the pupils mentioned.

 

DAYS OF THE WEEK 

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Sunday

 

ACTIVITY 2 

Teach the pupils some songs on days of the week.

SONGS ON DAYS OF THE WEEK 

 

ACTIVITY 3

ASSIGNMENT

Find out,

1. How many days of weeks your parent goes to work?

2. Name the days of week your parent goes to work?

 

 

3. How many days of weeks your parent did not go to work?

2. Name the days of week your parent did not go to work?

 

LESSON 2 – ACTIVITIES ON THE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Activity 1

Introductory Activities 

Teacher’s Activities – Ask the pupils,

1. How many days of weeks the schools open?

2. Name the days of week the schools open.

3. How many days of weeks the schools didn’t open?

4. Name the days of week the schools didn’t open.

5. why do we close early on Friday?

6. Why we don’t come to school on Sunday.

Pupil’s Activities/Expected Responses – 1. 5 days of the week. 2. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday. 3. Two days of the week. 4. Saturday and Sunday. 5. Muslims worship on Friday. 6. Christians worship on Sunday.

Teacher’s Remarks – Correct. One clap cheer for yourself. There are many activities for different people on each day of the week. For example, you come to school from Monday to Friday, your parents go to work/market, etc.

 

ACTIVITY 2

QUICK EVALUATION 

1. How many days of weeks your parent goes to work?

2. Name the days of week your parent goes to work?

3. How many days of weeks your parent did not go to work?

4. Name the days of week your parent did not go to work?

 

LESSON 3 – ORDER OF THE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Teacher’s Activities – Display chart showing disorder of the days of the week (Sunday Tuesday Saturday Thursday Monday Friday Wednesday) for the pupils to arrange in order if the week starts on –

1. Monday

 

 

2. Wednesday

Pupil’s Activities/Expected Responses – 1. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday. 2. Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday

Teacher’s Remark – Different people of the world has different views as when the day of the week starts –

According to international standard ISO 8601, Monday is the first day of the week. It is followed by Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Sunday is the 7th and last day of the week.

While, for example, the United States, Canada, Brazil, Japan and other countries consider Sunday as the first day of the week and Saturday is 7th and last day of the week.

Good job you for active participation and listening.

 

LESSON 4 – REVISION AND WEEKLY ASSESSMENT 

As stated in performance objectives or lesson evaluation. 

 

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 pupils to name the days of the week.

Pupil’s Activities – Name the days of the week.

6. Leads pupils to arrange and learn the days of the week in order from Sunday to Saturday.

 

 

Pupil’s Activities – Arrange and learn the days of the week in order from Sunday to Saturday.

 

CONCLUSION

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

 

NEXT LESSON

 

LESSON EVALUATION 

Ask pupils to:

1. name the days of the week.

4. name the day before and after a given day.

 

 

WEEKLY ASSESSMENT

ATTEMPT ALL THE QUESTIONS

 

1. How many days in a week?

A. Seventy

B. Seven

C. Seventeen

 

2. Christians worship on ___________.

A. A day after Saturday

B. A day after Sunday

C. A day before Sunday

 

3. Christians worship on ___________.

A. A day after Monday

 

 

B. A day after Sunday

C. A day before Monday

 

4. Muslims worship on ___________.

A. A day after Saturday

B. A day before Saturday

C. A day after Friday

 

5. Muslims worship on ___________.

A. A day after Thursday

B. A day before Thursday

C. A day before  Friday

 

6. If the week starts on Sunday, Wednesday is the ___________.

A. 3rd day

B. 4th day

C. 5th day

 

7. If the week starts on Tuesday, the 7th and last day is ___________.

A. Saturday

 

 

B. Sunday

C. Monday

 

8. What day of the week is today? ___________

 

9. What day of the week is yesterday? ___________

 

10. What day of the week is tomorrow? ___________