Ways People Take And Drug Abuse

Subject : 

Health Habits

Topic :

Drug Abuse

Term :

Second Term / 2nd Term


Week 2

Class :

Nursery 1


Previous lesson : 

The pupils have the previous knowledge of

Health Habits Nursery 1 ( 2nd Term )

that was taught in the last lesson



Behavioural objectives :

At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to

  • say the meaning of drug abuse
  • say the reasons for abusing drugs

Instructional Materials :

  • Wall charts
  • Pictures
  • Television
  • Towel
  • Related Online Video

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


Content :

Table of Contents

Drug Abuse (I)

When we take drugs without waiting for our doctor to tell us to do so is drug abuse .

We must not take drug or medicine by ourselves .

Do not take expire drugs


Drug Abuse/Addiction/Misuse and Sources of Drugs


Drug Abuse



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




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.



Mention four drugs that are commonly abused

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