Class :

JSS 2 / Basic 8

Subject :


Topic :



Term : First Term


Week : Week 2


Reference Materials

  • Scheme of Work
  • Online Information
  • Textbooks
  • Workbooks
  • 9 Year Basic Education Curriculum

Previous Knowledge :

The pupils have previous knowledge of


which was the topic that was taught during the last lesson



Behavioural Objectives :  By the end of the lesson, the learners should be able to

  • explain the meaning of crime
  • give examples of domestic crime
  • express how to observe crime from a safe distance
  • say what is needed to be done after witnessing or observing a crime


Content :

Crime is evil .

crime is bad .

People that commit crime are known as criminals .

Examples of crimes are theft , kidnapping , rape , etc

Observing and reporting crimes are major responsibilities of patriotic citizens.They help in stamping out major crimes in the society ,

Failure to observe and report crimes will not only encourage crimes but also increase the rate of crimes in the society,

The following are the ways we can observe and report crimes in our society : 

Through Telephone call

sending E-mail

Informing the media houses

Writing an anonymous letter

Visiting police station

Social Media Network



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

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Evaluation : 


  1. identify and explain three ways of observing crimes in the society
  2. State two important of reporting crimes in our society


Conclusion :


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.