Meaning of Rhythmic Activities | Basic Movements – Locomotor and Non Locomotive Movements Primary 5 (Basic 5) – Physical and Health Education

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PHYSICAL AND HEALTH EDUCATION

BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 

WEEK 1

PRIMARY 5

THEME – BASIC MOVEMENTS 

PREVIOUS LESSON – Third Term English Studies Plan Lesson Notes and Scheme of Work for Primary 4 (Basic 4)

 

TOPIC – RHYTHMIC ACTIVITIES

 

LEARNING AREA 

1. Introductory Activities

2. Meaning of Rhythmic Activities

3. Basic Movements – Locomotor and Non Locomotive Movements

4. Lesson Evaluation and Weekly Assessment (Test)

 

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

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

1. explain rhythmic activities;

2. mention any two types of rhythmic activities.

 

ENTRY BEHAVIOR

The pupils can perform basic dance movement.

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

 

1. video clips

2. drum sets

3. flute

4. drumming sticks

 

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

Creative Rhythmic Activities

Watch this video

Yoruba Traditional dance

 

 

CONTENT OF THE LESSON

LESSON 1 – INTRODUCTION

Rhythmic Activities are both internal and external rhythm (sound) used for exercise, demonstration of physical ability, socialization, and expression of culture.

 

MEANING RHYTHMIC ACTIVITIES 

Rhythmic activities are the activities that people responds to physically, socially, and mentally to regular patterns of sound.

 

Rhythmic activities are movements that involved sounds, beats, or music that lead people to satisfy their needs for self expression.

 

THE BASIC NATURAL MOVEMENTS

1. LOCOMOTOR MOVEMENTS 

Locomotor movements refers to movements of the body that move the body from one place to another.

For examples:

  • walking
  • running
  • skipping
  • hopping
  • galloping
  • sliding
  • leaping
  • jumping

 

2. NON LOCOMOTOR MOVEMENTS 

Non locomotor movements refers movements of certain part of the body, or even the whole body, without causing the body to move from its original position.

 

For examples:

1. bending

2. twisting

3. pushing

4. pulling

5. stretching

 

LESSON 2 – OBJECTIVE OF RHYTHMIC ACTIVITIES

1. Develop skills necessary for recreational enjoyment.

2. Maintain good posture and physical efficiency.

3. Promote emotional freedom.

4. Develop a balanced and well – coordinated body.

 

INDOOR AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

Organize basic locomotive and non locomotive activities within or outside the class.

 

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 rhythmic activities;

Pupil’s Activities – Listen to the teacher. Watching the teacher’s demonstration; Practice the activity.

3. Summarizes the major points on the board;

Pupil’s Activities – ask and answer questions; write notes.

 

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

Demonstration of Rhythmic Activities – Marching, Galloping and Hopping Primary 5 (Basic 5) – Physical and Health Education

 

LESSON EVALUATION

Ask pupils to:

1. explain rhythmic activities.

 

2. listen two rhythmic activities.

3. Demonstrates any of the rhythmic activities.