Class: Primary 1

Term: 1st Term

Week: 7

Age: 6 years

Duration: 45 minutes


Subject: National Values Education

Curriculum Theme: Social Studies

Topic: Culture

Content: Types of culture

Specific Objectives:

By the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to:

  • Define culture
  • List three types of culture

Instructional Materials:

  • Chart paper
  • Markers
  • Pictures depicting different cultures
  • Flashcards


Content Development: Types of Culture

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Points/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Step 1: Introduction to Culture10 minsLecture and Discussion– Ask pupils if they know what culture means
– Explain that culture refers to the way of life of a group of people
– Discuss the importance of culture
– Show pictures depicting different cultures
– Listen attentively
– Look at the pictures and ask questions
Step 2: Types of Culture15 minsLecture and Group Activity– Explain that there are different types of culture
– Mention and define examples like clothing, food, music, dance, and greetings
– Divide pupils into small groups
– Assign each group a specific type of culture
– Ask groups to discuss and present their assigned type of culture
– Listen attentively
– Discuss and present their assigned type of culture
Step 3: Recap and Summary10 minsDiscussion– Review the types of culture discussed
– Ask pupils to share their thoughts and experiences related to culture
– Summarize the lesson
– Participate in the discussion
– Share their thoughts and experiences
– Listen to the summary
Evaluation5 minsQuestion and Answer– Ask questions related to the types of culture
– Encourage pupils to respond
– Answer the questions
Note Copying5 minsIndividual Activity– Provide the note for pupils to copy into their notebooks– Copy the note into their notebooks


Culture – Types of culture

Culture refers to the way of life of a group of people.

Types of Culture

  1. Food culture
  2. Clothing culture
  3. Music and Dance culture
  4. Language and communication


Ask the following questions to evaluate the lesson:

  1. What is culture?
  2. Name three types of culture.

Teaching Aids:

  • Chart paper
  • Markers
  • Pictures depicting different cultures
  • Flashcards

Note to Teachers:

Please note that the actual content of the lesson, teaching methods, and pupil activities may vary based on your specific teaching style, curriculum, or resources. Feel free to customize the lesson note to fit your needs

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Last Update: August 28, 2023