Types of Rooms at Home

Subject : 

Basic Science and Technology

Term :

First Term


Week  4

Class :

Primary 1 / Basic 1


Previous lesson : 

The pupils have previous knowledge of Objects that are commonly found around us

Topic :

Objects that are commonly found around us

Behavioural objectives :

At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to

  • mention various types of rooms at home such as parlour , bedroom, kitchen ,toilet
  • say the uses of various rooms like parlour , bedrooms etc


Instructional Materials :

  • Wall charts
  • Pictures of bedrooms , parlour, toilets etc
  • Related Online Video
  • Flash Cards
  • Table, Chair, Chalkboard, Ruler, Bag, Basic Science Book

Methods of Teaching :

  • Class Discussion
  • Group Discussion
  • Asking Questions
  • Explanation
  • Role Modelling
  • Role Delegation


Reference Materials :

  • Scheme of Work
  • Online Information
  • Textbooks
  • Workbooks
  • 9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
  • Workbooks


Content :

There are various types of rooms at home which are

The parlour or the Living room

The bedroom

The kitchen

The Toilet

The store etc

Function Of the Parlour

  1. It is also called the living room
  2. it is the room that we entertain our visitors
  3. most celebrations like family meetings or birthday are celebrated in the parlour



Function Of the Bedroom

  1. We sleep in the bedroom
  2. Some people study in the bedroom to avoid distraction
  3. We relax in the bedroom



Function Of the Kitchen

  1. We store food items in the kitchen
  2. We prepare food in the kitchen
  3. Some people eat in the kitchen if the kitchen is big enough



Function Of the Toilet

  1. We ease our selves in toilets when ever we feel uncomfortable
  2. We must make sure that our toilet is clean always





The topic is presented step by step


Step 1:

The class teacher revises the previous topics


Step 2.

He introduces the new topic


Step 3:

The class teacher allows the pupils to give their own examples and he corrects them when the needs arise




The class teacher wraps up or conclude the lesson by giving out short note to summarize the topic that he or she has just taught.

The class teacher also goes round to make sure that the notes are well copied or well written by the pupils.

He or she does the necessary corrections when and where  the needs arise.



  • Mention two importance of bedroom
  • Write out the uses of parlour
  • What are the uses of kitchen. Mention two




Prepare for the next lesson by reading about

Types of road outside our homes or towards our school

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