BASIC SCIENCE (BST)
BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
SMASE – ASEI PDSI METHOD
WEEK 6/PRIMARY 4
WEEK 4/PRIMARY 6
THEME – LEARNING ABOUT OUR ENVIRONMENT
PREVIOUS LESSON – Meaning of Weather and Factors Affecting the Weather (Primary 4) ASEI PDSI METHOD
TOPIC – OUR WEATHER
Lesson One – Meaning and Symbols of Weather
Lesson Two – Weather Records and Chart
Lesson Three – Revision and Test
TIME – 40 Minutes each.
By the end of the lesson, pupils should be able to:
1. identify and write simple weather symbols;
2. observe weather changes over a period of about three weeks;
3. use the weather symbols to keep records of weather changes;
4. prepare a weather chart.
Weather is the state of the atmosphere at a particular time. The following are weather symbols sunny, cloudy, cloudy with sunshine, sunny with rainfall, cloudy with thunder, etc. representing the the sun, the rainfall, the cloud, the wind, etc.
Weather symbols are used internationally to communicate the weather forecast to people. The value of using a symbol is that it contains no words and can therefore be easy to understand.
The concept of weather, symbols and charts will enable the pupils to understand and records weather of the day using appropriate symbols.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:
The pupils can tell when it cloudy and about to rain. They are aware of different things that comes along with the rain – storm thunder, wind, dust, etc. After rainy season comes the dry season, sunny days.
9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
Lagos State Scheme of work
Basic Science and Technology
All Relevant Materials
ASEI PDSI LESSON NOTES
LESSON DEVELOPMENT 1 – Meaning and Symbols of Weather docx
LESSON DEVELOPMENT 2 – Weather Records and Charts docx
LESSON DEVELOPMENT 3 – REVISION AND TEST