Basic Science and Technology
MEANING OF ATMOSPHERE:
Instructional Materials :
- Weather chart
- Wall charts
Previous Knowledge :
The pupils have been taught
Science of weather
in their previous lesson
Behavioural Objectives : At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to
- say what is weather
- mention weather conditions
- say changes in weather
Have you ever looked up in the sky and wondered what is the sky or air. Atmosphere is in the sky. There are many ways to explain the concept of atmosphere to kids.
Look at it as a gas; as the sky, and as air. Atmosphere is a thin layer of gases that surrounds or covers the earth. Atmosphere is the air plants and animals breathe in to survive. Atmosphere is what we see when we look up.
Do you know what is Atmosphere?
Atmosphere is the sky we see when we look Atmosphere is the air around us.
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 is weather ?
- What are weather conditions ?
- Mention two weather condition
- Can the weather be cold ?
- Can the weather be sunny ?
- Can weather condition change ?
- What is the weather condition now ?
- Can weather be hot ?
Class teacher wraps up the lesson , gives a short note and goes round to mark