Subject : 

Health Habits

Topic :


Term :

Second Term / 2nd Term


Week 9

Class :

Nursery 1


Previous lesson : 

The pupils have the previous knowledge of


Toilet Habits


that was taught in the last lesson



Behavioural objectives :

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

  • say who an orphan is
  • say how orphan should be treated


Instructional Materials :

  • Pictures of types of toilets
  • Pictures of people maintaining good toilet hygiene
  • Tissue Paper



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 :


Who is an orphan ?

An orphan is someone whose parents are dead .

An orphan has no father nor mother .

Government takes care of the orphan .

Government builds special homes for the orphan to live .

These special homes are called orphanage homes .


Psychology Effects Of An Orphan 

  • Motherless babies lack parental supports
  • Orphans are distressed
  • No personal parental care
  • Some orphans are adopted by couples struggling hard to get babies





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.



Who is an orphan ?