that have been taught in their various previous classes
BEHAVIOURAL OBJECTIVES :
At the end of the lesson , pupils should be able to
explain how the sun looks
say what the sun does
explain where the sun says
INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS :
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Scheme of Work
9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
It’s really very important for kids to keep learning about the solar System. At the opening of this term, we will be looking at the sun.
We look at the sun rising every day. It’s bright, it’s big and it warms us up. Our sun is the brightest object in the Universe and kids are naturally curious to know more about it.
These are amazing facts about the sun that the kids need to know.
Our sun gives us energy, heat and
Without the sun, the Earth would be so cold, no living thing can survive and the whole world would be frozen
The sun is a star——— it is the closest star to us
One day the sun will consume the earth—— –. Stars are born, they live and then die. Sun is a star and it will also die one day. When it dies, the earth will go with it. Life on earth has lasted for about 3.5 billion years. 5 billion years from now, the sun will expand, becoming a swollen star called a red giant.
The sun is very old . —-it is bigger than the earth— the sun is around 6 billion years old.
The sun is a giant burning gases. It is made up of more than 90% of the elements hydrogen and 7 % of It also contains very small amount of oxygen, carbon, iron and neon.
The sun is formed in the centre of the solar
The sun is extremely
The sun is very It is about 865,000 in diameter (round). The sun is so big that 1 million Earths can fit inside it.
The sun is 92 million miles away from the Earth.
The topic is presented step by step
The class teacher revises the previous topics
He introduces the new topic
The class teacher allows the pupils to give their own examples and he corrects them when the needs arise
Mention five amazing facts about the sun
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.