Responsible Parenthood and Family Welfare/Different Types of Marriage, Advantages and Disadvantages (Primary 4)

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

 

ENGLISH STUDIES 

SPEECH WORK/STRUCTURE 

THIRD TERM 

WEEK 4

PRIMARY 4

THEME: LISTENING AND WRITING 

TOPIC – Responsible Parenthood and Family Welfare Different Types of Marriage, Advantages and Disadvantages 

 

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. Identify different types of marriages.

2. State the advantages and disadvantages of each type.

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

Pictures/films

Course book

Supplementary reading materials

 

 

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

All Relevant Material

Online Information

 

CONTENT OF THE LESSON  

RESPONSIBLE PARENTHOOD

Responsible Parenthood is the state of being a parent (father and mother with children) and taking responsibilities as parents.

 

COMPREHENSION PASSAGE AND DISCUSSION ON – 

Monogamy – Marriage with one opposite sex or partner.

Polygamy – Marriage with two or more opposite or partner.

Single parenthood – A man or woman with child/Ren and without partner.

 

 

ADVANTAGES OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF MARRIAGE 

MONOGAMY 

1. Emotional Security

2. Financial Peace

3. Approval from Others

4. Lowered Risk of STDs

 

POLYGAMY

1. Choice of sex partner

2. Not always alone

 

SINGLE PARENTHOOD 

1. Fewer argument

2. Good role modeling

3. Teaches independence and responsibility

4. Easier to understand expectations

 

 

DISADVANTAGES OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF MARRIAGE 

MONOGAMY

1. Boredom

2. Change of Sexual Incompatibility.

 

POLYGAMY

1. Increased financial responsibility.

2. Insecurity

3. Less time and attention is given to children.

 

SINGLE PARENTHOOD 

1. Negative feelings

2. Sense of loss

3. Relationship difficulties

4. Problems accepting new relationships

 

 

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. Discusses the topic – responsible parenthood and family welfare.

Pupil’s Activities – Lists the name of various types of marriages.

3. Drills pupils in the structures to be met in the passage.

Pupil’s Activities – Give the advantages and disadvantages of marriage.

4. Asks oral questions as he/she discusses the passage. Asks pupils questions about the passage.

Pupil’s Activities – Answer the comprehension exercises that follow.

 

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. Identify different types of marriages.

2. State 2 advantages and disadvantages of each type.