Basic Science and Technology
Meaning of weather
Instructional Materials :
- Weather chart
- Wall charts
Previous Knowledge :
The pupils have been taught
Importance of the atmosphere
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
Weather is how the atmosphere is at any given time. Whatever is happening in the atmosphere is weather. So, Weather is what happens in the sky.
Weather includes wind, lightening, storms, hurricanes, tornadoes, rain, hail, snow, wind, etc.
What is weather?
Weather is anything that is happening in the
The weather in one place is different from the weather in another place
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 is the importance of weather ?
- Why do we need to wear thick clothing during cold weather ?
- Why do we need to wear light clothing or dress during hot weather ?
- Is it good to drink cold water in cold weather ?
Class teacher wraps up the lesson , gives a short note and goes round to mark