Last Updated on July 16, 2020 by Alabi M. S.
COMPUTER STUDIES (INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY)
BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
THEME – MICROSOFT PAINT
PREVIOUS LESSON – DRAWING WITH COMPUTER – IDENTIFICATION of DRAWING PACKAGES (PRIMARY 6)
TOPIC – MICROSOFT PAINT ENVIRONMENT
By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to –
1. identify icons on the tool box and its uses.
2. identify the colors on color palette
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of a functional computer system with Paint Artist software (or Corel Draw) installed.
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.
- Scheme of Work
- 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
- Course Book
- All Relevant Material
- Online Information
CONTENT OF THE LESSON
MICROSOFT PAINT ENVIRONMENT
FUNCTIONS OF EACH MICROSOFT PAINT ENVIRONMENT
1. Free Form select
It used to select a specific part (shape) of painting. The part can be cut, copy, or paste.
It is used to select a specific part (rectangular space). The part can be cut, copy, or paste.
It is used to erase parts of a painting.
It is used to fills objects with whatever colour choose.
5. Pick colour
It is used to select exact colour for the painting.
It is used to magnify to accurately draw, colour or fill drawings.
It is used to write and draw in a free form way.
It is used to do the same as a pencil, but it has different selections of brushes to choose from and it is darker than a pencil.
It is used to “spray” chosen colour on the paint document.
It is used to write text from a chosen font, style and size
It is used to draw a straight line – horizontal, vertical or diagonal.
It is used to draw smooth curves.
It is used to draw rectangles of all shapes and sizes.
It is used to draw polygon.
It is used to draw ellipses and circles of all shapes and sizes.
16. Rounded rectangle
It is used to do the same thing as rectangles except that these shapes have rounded edges.
- 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 class to identify icons on the tool box and its uses.
Pupil’s Activities – Identify icons on the tool box and its uses.
- To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.
Pupils to identify icons on the tool box and its uses.