• Class: Primary 4
  • Term: 2nd Term
  • Week: 1
  • Age: 9 years
  • Period:
  • Duration: 40 minutes
  • Date:
  • Subject: Basic Science Technology
  • Curriculum Theme: Physical And Health Education
  • Topic: Ball Games
  • Content: Meaning And Types Of Ball Games

Specific Objectives:

  • Cognitive Domain: Identify and define ball games.
  • Affective Domain: Show interest in learning about different types of ball games.
  • Psychomotor Domain: Demonstrate basic movements found in various ball games.
  • Social Domain: Participate in group discussions about ball games and respect peers’ opinions.

Reference Materials:

  • 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
  • Abuja Educational Resource Centre Scheme of work
  • NAPPS National Unified Scheme of Work
  • Online Information
  • Textbooks

Instructional Materials:

  • Images and videos of various ball games
  • Real or model balls used in different games
  • Chart showing different types of ball games

Rationale for the Lesson:
Understanding ball games helps in the development of physical skills, teamwork, and knowledge of sports, promoting overall physical and social well-being.

Prerequisite/Previous Knowledge:
Basic understanding of common games and sports, familiarity with playing with balls.

Content Development: Ball Games

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeaching StrategyTeacher’s ActivityPupil’s ActivityLearning Point
Introduction5 minInteractive Lecture Question and AnswerIntroduce the topic, ask pupils about their favorite ball games.Pupils share their experiences and thoughts.Engaging pupils and stimulating interest.
Explanation of Ball Games10 minLectureExplanation and DemonstrationDefine ball games and show examples through images or videos.Listening and observing.Understanding the concept of ball games.
Identification of Types of Ball Games10 minGroup WorkDiscovery LearningGuide pupils to list different types of ball games using instructional materials.Pupils discuss in groups and list various types of ball games.Recognizing different ball games.
Practical Demonstration5 minPracticalRole PlayDemonstrate basic movements of different ball games.Pupils mimic the movements.Developing basic motor skills related to ball games.
Note Taking5 minWritingDictationDictate notes for pupils to write down.Pupils write notes in their books.Ensuring retention of key points.
Evaluation2 minOral QuestioningDirect QuestioningAsk questions related to ball games.Pupils answer questions.Assessing understanding of the topic.
Conclusion3 minSummarizationRecapSummarize the key points of the lesson.Listening and understanding.Reinforcing the main concepts.

Classroom Note:

What Are Ball Games?

Ball games are sports or games in which a ball is the primary equipment used. The objective of these games usually involves scoring points by moving the ball into a specific area or goal.

Types of Ball Games

  1. Football
  2. Basketball
  3. Volleyball
  4. Baseball
  5. Tennis

Evaluation Questions:

  1. What is a ball game?
  2. Name three types of ball games.
  3. Why are ball games important in physical education?

Note to Teachers:
Customize the lesson content, teaching methods, and pupil activities to suit your teaching style, curriculum, and available resources. Consider the diverse learning styles of your pupils.

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Last Update: May 13, 2024