Money

MATHEMATICS

SECOND TERM

WEEK 4

PRIMARY 5

TOPIC: Money

LEARNING AREA

1. Lesson One – Introduction to Money
2. Lesson Two – Exchange Rate (Conversion of Currency)
3. Lesson Three – Profit and Loss
4. Lesson Four – Quantitative Reasoning

TIME – 40 Minutes each.

LEARNING OUTCOME

By the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to:

1. recognise currencies used in Nigeria and other countries.
2. compare Nigerian units of money with pounds sterling, American dollars and some West African countries.
3. convert from one currency to another, using the exchange rate.
4. solve problems on profit and loss, simple interest, commission, discount and transaction in the post offices, market etc.
5. solve quantitative reasoning problems on money.

RATIONALE

Money is the coins or bank notes that you use to buy things both at home and overseas. It is also known as currency. Currency used all over the world are not the same. Nigerian naira can be exchange for dollars and other countries currency. The concept of money will enable the pupils to understand and appreciate the uses of money and their exchange rate.

LEARNING MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of sample of Nigerian money, chart of currencies and exchange rate.

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE

1. Money
2. Multiplication
3. Act of buying and selling
4. Savings
5. Negotiations

REFERENCE MATERIALS

1. 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
2. Lagos State Scheme of work
3. New Method Mathematics Book 5
4. All Relevant Materials
5. Online Materials

LESSON PLAN/DEVELOPMENT

LESSON DEVELOPMENT 1 – INTRODUCTION TO Money document

LESSON DEVELOPMENT 2 – CONVERSION OF CURRENCY document

LESSON DEVELOPMENT 3 – PROFIT AND LOSS document