Term: 1st Term

Week: 5

Class: Basic 2

Age: 8 years

Duration: 45 minutes


Curriculum Theme: Physical And Health Education

Subject: Basic Science And Technology 

Topic: Dangers In Basic Movement  

Instructional Materials:

  • Pictures of different movement scenarios (running, climbing, crossing the road)
  • Flashcards with images depicting dangers in basic movement
  • Whiteboard and markers
  • Chalk and chalkboard
  • Timer or clock

Specific Objectives:
At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to:

  • List 3 dangers in basic movement.

Prerequisite/Previous Knowledge:
Pupils should be familiar with basic movement actions like walking and running.

It is essential for young learners to understand potential dangers associated with basic movement to ensure their safety in various situations. This lesson will help them recognize and avoid these dangers.


Content Development: Dangers in Basic Movement

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Points/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Step 1: Introduction10 minsDiscussionExplain lesson objective and importance. Elicit prior knowledge about movement and dangers.Listen and share ideas.
Step 2: Identifying Dangers10 minsVisual Aid, DiscussionShow pictures of movement scenarios. Discuss identified dangers.Identify and discuss dangers.
Step 3: Discussing Road Safety10 minsVisual Aid, DiscussionExplain road safety importance. Show flashcards of safe/unsafe road crossing.Participate in discussion.
Step 4: Climbing Safety5 minsDemonstration, DiscussionDiscuss dangers of climbing on unstable objects. Demonstrate safe/unsafe climbing.Listen and observe.
Step 5: Playing near Water5 minsDiscussionExplain dangers of playing near water. Emphasize water safety.Listen and ask questions.
Step 6: Recap and Summary5 minsRecap, DiscussionSummarize discussed dangers. Have pupils recap key points.Summarize key points.
Step 7: Evaluation5 minsEvaluation Have pupils list 3 dangers they learned.List dangers.
Step 8: Note Copying5 minsWritingPupils copy summarized key points into notebooks.Copy key points.


Dangers In Basic Movement 

1. Always remember to be careful and stay safe when moving around.

2. Look before you cross the road.

3. Be cautious when climbing stairs.

4. Never play near water without an adult present. 


  1. What are three dangers you have learned about in basic movement?
  2. Why is it important to look before crossing the road?
  3. Why should you be careful when climbing on unstable objects?

Teaching Aids:

  • Pictures of different movement scenarios
  • Flashcards depicting safe and unsafe road crossing
  • Chalkboard and chalk/markers
  • Timer or clock

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 available resources. Feel free to customize the lesson plan to fit your classroom dynamics and needs.

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Last Update: August 28, 2023