RELIGION AND NATIONAL VALUES
THEME – ELEMENTS OF SECURITY
PREVIOUS LESSON – Meaning and Examples of Security Alert Signs (Primary 1)
TOPIC – SECURITY COLOURS
1. Introductory Activities
2. Security Colours and Their Meaning
By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to –
identify security colours – red, yellow, blue, green and orange.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:
Chart showing different security alert signs.
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.
1. Scheme of Work
2. 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
3. Course Book
4. All Relevant Material
5. Online Information
CONTENT OF THE LESSON
Teacher’s Activities – Display objects with different colours for the pupils to identify these colours. Suppose them in the area of difficulty.
Pupil’s Expected Response – Red, blue, yellow, etc.
Teacher’s Remark – In security, colours are used to send signals of places where is danger and places where is no danger, where you are to stop and wait a little while before you go.
The colours are used on the roads for controlling traffic and for safe crossing. They are used by vehicles for sending signal to other vehicles, etc.
MEANING OF SECURITY COLOURS
Security colours are tools used to send signals of places where is a danger. There are 5 main colours – red, orange, yellow, blue and green.
1. Red Severe – risk
2. Orange High – risk
3. Yellow Elevated – significant risk
4. Blue Guarded – general risk
5. Green Low – risk
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 pupils to identify security colours.
Pupil’s Activities – Identify security colours.
Teacher’s/Pupil’s Activities – Discussion on the meaning of security colours.
- To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.
identify 5 security colours.
Match the following colours with their meaning.
6. Green Severe – risk
7. Green High – risk
8. Blue Elevated – significant risk
9. Red Guarded – general risk
10. Orange Low – risk