Feeling and touching . The sense organ of Touch . The Skin .

Feeling and touching . The sense organ of Touch


It is raining .I can feel cold.


 Basic science and Technology  Primary 2 First Term


Subject :  Basic science and Technology  Primary

Term : First Term

Class : Primary 2

Week: Week 6

Previous lesson : 

The pupils have previous knowledge of  The sense organ of sound 

Topic :

Feeling and touching . The sense organ of Touch . The Skin .

Behavioural objectives :

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

  • mention the function of the skin


Instructional Materials :

  • Wall charts
  • Pictures
  • Related Online Video
  • Flash Cards

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 :


Whenever that it is raining we always feel cold . this is because we can feel with our skin . When we step on hot objects we can feel it because our feet send signal to our brain that we have stepped on a very hot objects. When tea is very hot , we cannot drink such tea because it is hot .The sense organ of feeling is the skin . When ever the weather is cold and we are feeling cold , it is better to put on thick clothing or sweater .




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.



  • how does the surface of the wall tiles feel
  • how does the shell of tortoise feel
  • how does the shell of egg look like
  • how do you feel when it rains


Prepare for the next lesson by reading about  The sense organs of smell