Class: Primary 3
Term: 1st Term
Week: 6
Age: 8 years
Duration: 45 minutes
Date:
Subject: Basic Science & Technology
Curriculum Theme: Basic Technology
Topic: Developed Technology

Content:

  • Characteristics of developed technology.
  • Examples of developed technology.

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

  • Define developed technology.
  • State 6 characteristics of developed technology.
  • List 8 examples of developed technology.

Reference Materials:

  • 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum, Abuja Educational Resource Centre Scheme of work
  • NAPPS National Unified Scheme of Work/Abuja Scheme of work
  • Course Book
  • Online Information
  • Textbooks (List your relevant textbook here)

Instructional Materials:

  • Pictures of technology examples
  • Whiteboard and markers
  • Flashcards with key points
  • Notebooks and pens

Rationale for the Lesson:
Understanding developed technology is crucial in today’s world as it surrounds us and plays a significant role in our daily lives.

Prerequisite/Previous Knowledge:
Pupils have basic knowledge of technology and may have encountered various technological devices.

INSTRUCTIONAL PROCEDURES:

Content Development: Characteristics and Examples of Developed Technology

Content (Steps)TimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Points/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Introduction5 minsDiscussion/Set Induction– Begin with a discussion about technology, asking what they think “developed technology” means.
– Introduce the topic.
– Share their thoughts on technology.
– Show interest and curiosity.
Definition of Developed Technology5 minsExplanation– Explain that developed technology refers to advanced and sophisticated tools and systems created to solve complex problems.
– Provide examples like computers and smartphones.
– Listen and try to understand the definition.
– Give examples of technology they know.
Characteristics of Developed Technology10 minsDiscussion & Interactive Activity– Discuss six key characteristics of developed technology (e.g., efficiency, complexity, high cost, etc.).
– Engage pupils in a discussion about each characteristic.
– Participate in the discussion.
– Share their understanding and thoughts on each characteristic.
Examples of Developed Technology10 minsVisual Presentation– Show pictures of eight examples of developed technology (e.g., airplanes, medical equipment, satellites, etc.).
– Ask pupils to identify and discuss each example.
– Identify and discuss the examples presented.
– Ask questions or share their thoughts.
Note Taking5 minsNote Taking– Provide pupils with a note summarizing the lesson’s key points on developed technology.
– Pupils copy the note into their notebooks.
– Copy the note into their notebooks.
Conclusion5 minsRecap & Reflection– Summarize the main points about developed technology, including its definition, characteristics, and examples.
– Encourage pupils to share their thoughts.
– Listen to the summary.
– Share their reflections on the lesson.
Evaluation5 minsQuestion & Answer– Ask questions to assess pupils’ comprehension of the lesson, including characteristics and examples of developed technology.– Participate in answering questions.
– Share their understanding of the topic.

Note to Pupils


Developed Technology:

  • The definition: Developed technology means advanced and sophisticated tools and systems created to solve complex problems.

Examples of Developed Technology:

  1. Airplanes
  2. Computers
  3. Medical equipment
  4. Satellites
  5. Smartphones
  6. High-speed trains
  7. Solar panels
  8. Robotics

Characteristics of Developed Technology:

Developed technology has certain characteristics that make it different from simple tools. These characteristics include:

  1. Efficiency: Developed technology is designed to work well and quickly.
  2. Complexity: It often involves intricate and advanced systems.
  3. High cost: Creating and maintaining developed technology can be expensive.
  4. Innovation: It involves creative and new ideas.
  5. Precision: It can perform tasks with great accuracy.
  6. Ability to perform complex tasks: Developed technology can handle complicated jobs effectively.

Evaluation:

  1. What is developed technology?
  2. Mention 3 characteristic of developed technology
  3. Name 4 example of developed technology.

Teaching Aids:

  • Pictures of technology examples
  • Whiteboard and markers
  • Flashcards with key points
  • Notebooks and pens

Note to Teachers:
Customize the lesson content, teaching methods, and pupil activities to suit your teaching style, curriculum, and available resources.

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Last Update: September 22, 2023