Problems of Marriage | Solutions to Marriage Problems Primary 4 (Basic 4) – Social Studies

 

SOCIAL STUDIES 

RELIGION AND NATIONAL VALUES 

FIRST TERM

WEEK 4

THEME – FAMILY

PREVIOUS LESSON – Concept of Marriage | Types of Marriages Primary 4 (Basic 4) – Social Studies

 

TOPIC – MARRIAGE 

 

LEARNING AREA

1. Introductory Activities

2. Problems of Marriage

3. Solutions to Marriage Problems

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. state the problems of marriage.

2. identify 5 solutions to the problems listed.

 

ENTRY BEHAVIOR

The pupils can itemize why daddy and mummy fight at home and it is settle.

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

 

1. Pictures of husbands and wives – couples.

2. Pictures or photographs  that shows types of marriages.

 

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

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CONTENT OF THE LESSON

LESSON 1 – MEANING MARRIAGE 

Relationships offer wonderful benefits for wellbeing, life satisfaction, and stress management, but none are without their challenges.

Fortunately, these marriage problems can be worked on.

 

PROBLEMS OF MARRIAGE 

1. Misunderstanding

2. Sexual intimacy

 

3. Inability to trust one another again

4. Financial problems

5. Gossip from friends

6. Infertility

7. Time management

8. Inability to forgive one another

9. Inability to listen to one another.

10.Issues with Children

11. Daily Stress

12. Busy Schedules

13. Poor Communication

14. Bad Habits

 

SOLUTION TO THE MARRIAGE PROBLEMS 

1. Understanding

2. Honest

3. Trust

4. Sharing

5. Caring

6. Dialogue

7. Marriage counselling

8. Prayer

9. People’s intervention

10. God’s intervention

 

PRESENTATION

To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:

1. Revises the previous lesson based on the pupils related knowledge and understanding.

 

Pupil’s Activities – Participate actively in the lesson review.

2. Displays charts showing a disagreement between a husband and a wife.

Pupil’s Activities – Identify and state some of the marriage problems.

3. Lets pupils read and describe the content of the chart.

4. Uses the chart to discuss the problems of marriage.

Pupil’s Activities – Participate actively in class discussion.

5. Leads a discussion on the solutions to each of the problem mentioned.

Pupil’s Activities – Suggest solutions to the problems of marriage.

4. Summaries the lesson on the board.

Pupil’s Activities – Copy as instructed.

 

CONCLUSION

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

 

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LESSON EVALUATION

Ask pupils to:

1. Explain what marriage is.

 

2. List 5 problems of marriage

3. List 4 solutions to the problems listed.