Making short sentences with opposites

Subject :


Topic :

  1. Making short sentences with opposites

Class :

Kindergarten 1 / KG 1


Term :

First Term


Week :

Week 13


Instructional Materials :

  • Wall charts
  • Pictures
  • Related Online Video
  • Flash Cards
  • Cut out of letters of the alphabet like A , B , C , D
  • Short Story Books


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

Previous Knowledge :

The pupils have been taught


Introduction of Myself


in their previous lesson


Behavioural Objectives :  At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to

  • make short sentences with words and opposites
  • Write out the opposites of some words





Content : 


This lesson is to help the children know how to compare two things making use of opposites.

You make a sentence showing probability using ‘if’. The children make the same sentence, showing certainty by using the opposite of the key word in your sentence.

Question :                   If the house is not clean

Answer :                        The house is dirty

Question :                   If the man is not tall

Answer :                        The man is short

Question :                   If the book is not inside

Answer :                        The book is outside

Question :                    If the water is not hot

Answer :                        The water is cold

Question :                   If the fruit is not sweet

Answer :                        The fruit is bitter

You can add as many as possible to the list.









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








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.