The Sense Organs
The Five sense organs in our body
Basic science and Technology Primary 2 First Term
Subject : Basic science and Technology Primary 2
Term : First Term
Class : Primary 2
Week: Week 1
Previous lesson :
The pupils have previous knowledge of Basic science and Technology in their previous classes
The Sense Organs
Behavioural objectives :
At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to
- mention the five sense organs that we have in our body
- say the functions of these five sense organs that we have in our body
- touch or show these five sense organs on their own bodies
Instructional Materials :
- Wall charts
- Related Online Video
- Flash Cards
Methods of Teaching :
- Class Discussion
- Group Discussion
- Asking Questions
- Role Modelling
- Role Delegation
Reference Materials :
- Scheme of Work
- Online Information
- 9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
The sense organs in our body are the parts of our body that we use to send information to our brain and receive information back to our parts of the body .
That is why that we know that the weather is cold and we need to put on our sweater .
Our sense organs make us to know that a rat is dead somewhere in the room and the dead rat is smelling .
We cannot look directly to the sun because our sense organ we make us to feel or know that the sunlight is too bright to behold.
There are five sense organs in our body which are
- The Eyes
- The Nose
- The Ears
- The Tongue
- The Skin
The topic is presented step by step
The class teacher revises the previous topics
He introduces the new topic
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.
- Explain the reasoning for feeling cold
- Mention the five sense organs
- Cut out the pictures of the eyes and nose and ears and paste them in your note books
- What is heat ?
Prepare for the next lesson by reading about
The Sense organ of Sight