that have been taught in their various previous classes
BEHAVIOURAL OBJECTIVES :
At the end of the lesson , pupils should be able to
mention dangerous insects in our homes
say what damages dangerous insects do in our homes
INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS :
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Scheme of Work
9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
Dangerous insects in our homes
There are many insects that live in our homes. This lesson is for the kids to know that some of the insects are harmful to our food, some cause harm due to bites or stings or by passing deadly parasites after they bite us.
crickets can damage silk, woolens, paper, fruits and vegetables. They can eat almost anything available.
Letting the children know the danger of some of these insects will help them to protect themselves against such insects as much as they can.
Mosquitoes. One of the pests that we find annoying is actually one of the most dangerous pests around and it causes about a million deaths every year.
Termites are also known to be very dangerous at homes .Their bites are very stingy and painful . When they bite , the hold on to their victims until the place start to bleed .
Cockroaches crawl through dirty areas and then walk around our homes tracking in lots of bacteria and germs. They can contaminate food by shedding their skins
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
What are dangerous insects in our homes ?
Mention three dangerous insects in our homes
Can insects like mosquitoes kill through their bites ?
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.