Where Animals Live

PRY 1 AGRIC 3rd Term E-notes

Subject : 


Term :

3rd Term


Week 5

Class :



Previous lesson : 

The pupils have previous knowledge of


Farm Animals



Topic :

Where Animals Live


Behavioural objectives :

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

  • identify aquatic animals
  • Identify terrestrial animals
  • Identify arboreal animals


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 :


Where animals live

Animals can be found on land, in the water and in the air, so according to where animals they can be group into three, we have

  1. Land animals: Land animals are animals that can be found on the land, they live, give birth and survive on the land. They are called terrestrial animals examples are donkey, cattle, sheep, goat etc
  2. Water animals: Water animals are also called aquatic animals, they live and reproduce in the water is they are adapted for live in water examples are fish, tortoise, turtle, crayfish, crab etc
  3. Tree animals: These are animals that live on trees. They have wings that enable them to fly. They are referred to as arboreal animals. Examples are generally birds




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.



  • What are terrestrial animals
  • Mention two land animals
  • What are aquatic animals
  • Mention four water animals
  • List two things produced by farm animals
  • Mention four examples of farm animals
  • The part of the seed that is planted into the soil so that other plant may grow is called the ________
  • Say two uses of plants to animals
  • Can plants be used as medicine




Prepare for the next lesson by reading about


Uses of farm animals

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