Ethnicity – Meaning and Problems (Primary 6)

Last Updated on July 15, 2020 by Alabi M. S.

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CIVIC EDUCATION 

RELIGION AND NATIONAL VALUES

FIRST TERM

WEEK 9

PRIMARY 6 

THEME: NATIONAL CONSCIOUSNESS AND IDENTITY 

PREVIOUS LESSON PATRIOTISM

TOPIC: ETHNICITY 

LEARNING AREA

1. Meaning of Ethnicity

2. Problems of Ethnicity

 

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

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

1. list and discuss some of the problems of ethnic, state and group loyalty.

2. locate different ethnicity on map of Nigeria.

 

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INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of –

  1. Maps
  2. Posters
  3. Video clips
  4. Pictures
  5. Newspaper/magazines.

 

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

 

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CONTENT OF THE LESSON

MEANING OF ETHNICITY

Ethnicity is a social group consciousness that influence social economic and political decisions.

It is a feeling that one’s social group has been cheated in resource allocation.

 

PROBLEMS OF ETHIC STATE AND GROUP LOYALTY 

1. Ethnic crisis

2. Political instability

3. Election mal – practice

4. Influence of census figures, etc.

 

MAP OF NIGERIA SHOWING SHOWING DIFFERENT ETHNICITY IN NIGERIA 

 

 

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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 and problem of ethnicity.

Pupil’s Activities – Explain the meaning and problem of ethnicity.

3. Guides the pupils to locate the groups on the map of Nigeria

Pupil’s Activities – Locate the various ethnic groups on the map of Nigeria.

 

CONCLUSION

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

 

LESSON EVALUATION

Pupils to:

1. state the meaning of ethnicity.

2. list 3 problems facing ethnic groups and discuss them.

3. locate 3 ethnic on the map of Nigeria.

 

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