PREVIOUS LESSON – Climate and what Constitute the Weather (Primary 6)
TOPIC: DISTRIBUTION OF CROPS
By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to discuss distribution of crops in Nigeria.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of map of vegetation Zones in Nigeria.
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Note – Irrespective of choosing methods of teaching, always introduce an activities that will arouse pupil’s interest or lead them to the lessons.
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CONTENT OF THE LESSON
DISTRIBUTION OF CROPS
Different crops grown in different parts of the country. Some of the crops, places and vegetation zone where they are found are:
Savannah and Semi Arid
1. Examples of Crops – millet, cowpea, groundnut, cotton, rice, cactus, baobab, neem.
2. Common Areas – Sokoto, Kebbi, Kano, Borno, Taraba, Kaduna and Adamawa State.
1. Examples of Crops – guinea corn, maize, yam, soyabean.
2. Common Areas – Kwara, Oyo, Osun, Enugu and Anambra State.
1. Examples of Crops – cocoa, rubber, yam, timber, kolanut, fruit, palm oil, cassava and cocoyam.
2. Common Areas – All the southern states.
1. Examples of Crops – coconut
2. Common Areas – All states with many water.
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. Discuss with pupils distribution of Crops in Nigeria.
Pupil’s Activities – Participate in the discussion.
- To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson -distribution of animals.
Pupils to discuss the distribution of crops.