that have been taught in their former lessons and classes
Behavioural Objectives : At the end of the lesson , pupils should be able to
1 say the meaning of natural resources
2 say the ways that mineral resources are formed
3 mention types of mineral resources
4. say how we can preserve our Natural mineral resources
Methods Of Teaching
Questions and Answers
Scheme of work
Mineral resources are free gifts of nature. There are freely deposited in earth that what we have to do is just start digging them up and clean them or refine them as the case may be before we start using them .
Nigeria is a country that is endowed with so many natural liquified and solid natural resources .
Examples of Natural resources that can be found in Nigeria are
Most Natural Mineral Resources can be used as raw materials in industries . They can be converted from one form to another .
Nigeria is also blessed with agricultural produce which can be used as raw materials in industries . Exampls of these agricultural produce are
Agricultural resources have two major classifications which are
Food crops and
Food crops : These are crops that are grown specifically for consumption . These farm produce are eaten by the farmers . Examples of food crops are
Cash Crops : These are crops that are grown by farmers for the purpose of making sales . cash crops are cultivated for sales . The main reason for cultivating cash crops is to yield income for the farmers.
Examples of cash crops are
Nigeria is blessed with many natural resources .We need to manage them and get the best out of them . We need to pay more attention to agriculture in order to boost our economy . many people have abandoned farming because of the boom that is in the oil and gas industries. We need to balance the eco system so that the boom will not become doom
The topic is presented step by step
Step 1 : He revises the previous topics
Step 2 : The class teacher introduces the new topic
Step 3 : The class teacher allows the pupils to give their own contributions and he or she corrects them when the needs arise
1. What are cash crops
2. What are food crops
3. What are natural resources
4. What are agricultural resources
5. Mention four examples of cash crops
6. Mention four examples of food crops
7. Mention four examples of natural resources in Nigeria
8. Mention four examples of agricultural resources in Nigeria
The class teacher gives out a short note and he or she goes round to do the necessary marking .
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