Classes Of Food
FIRST TERM E-LEARNING NOTE
SUBJECT: BASIC SCIENCE CLASS: JSS1
Term : First Term
Week: Week 8
Class : JSS 1
Previous lesson : The pupils have previous knowledge of
Family health (II) Importance of Good Nutrition
Classes Of Food
Behavioural objectives :
At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to
- mention the classes of food
- say the importance of eating balanced diet
- list the nutritional values of each class of food
- point out the possible deficiency or result that any lack of these classes of food may cause
Instructional Materials :
- Wall charts
- Related Online Video
- Flash Cards
- Food items eg yam , rice , beans etc
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
- Precious seed BASIC SCIENCE FOR JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS BOOK 1
- NIGERIAN BASIC SCIENCE PROJECT BOOK ONE,
TOPIC: FAMILY HEALTH (III) (Classes Of Food)
Classes Of Food
||Classes of food
||Carbohydrates e.g. Yam, Garri, Millet, Potato
||Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen with Hydrogen and Oxygen in ratio 2 : 1
||Proteins e.g. milk, cheese, eggs, yoghurt, beans
||Carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen, sometimes sulphur and phosphorus
||Fats and oils (lipids e.g. palm oil, groundnut oil, olive oil, animal fats
||Carbon, hydrogen and oxygen fats are solid, while oils are liquid at room temperature.
||Vitamins we have vitamin A,B,C,D,E AND K.
||Vitamins are made up of living organisms.
||Mineral salts e.g. potassium, calcium, sulphur, phosphorus, nitrogen
||They are chemical substance for human health
||Water is made up of and oxygen
1. List six food types and their composition
2. Define a balanced diet
3. List the types of food we have.
4. State five examples of food eaten raw.
- Basic science By NNOF pages 6-11 or Basic science made easy by F.I Kehinde Pages 10 – 15,
- Precious seed BASIC SCIENCE FOR JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS BOOK 1 PAGE 23-34
1 Which of the following is not a food item? (a) Milk (b) Spinach (c) Orange (d) Alcohol
2. A disease that results from the lack of protein is called ______ (a) a hunger disease (b) a poverty disease (c) Kwashiorkor disease (d) vitamin deficiency disease
3 _______ is a substance we eat and digest and give energy to the body (a) Starch (b) Food (c) Protein (d) Balance diet
4 Which of the following is the function of vitamins in the human body ?(a) providing energy (b) preserving health (c) body building (d) none of the above
5 The following food items are sources of carbohydrate except (a) beans (b) yam (c) rice (d) orange
1 Prepare an adequate diet chart.
2 List the six classes of food and their functions.
The topic is presented step by step
The class teacher revises the previous topics
He introduces the new topic
The class teacher corrects the pupils when and where 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.