Class: Primary 1

Term: 3rd Term

Week: 4

Age: 6 years

Duration: 45 minutes


Subject: Basic Science & Technology 

Curriculum Theme: Basic Technology

Topic: Sources of Light Energy


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

– State the sources of light energy


– Flashlight

– Candle

– Electric bulb

– Sun


Content Development: Sources of Light Energy.

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Points/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Step 1: Introduction5 minutesDiscussionExplain that light comes from different sourcesListen attentively
Step 2: Sources of Light Energy15 minutesQuestion and AnswerDiscuss different sources of light energy (flashlight, candle, electric bulb, sun)Answer questions and give examples of light sources
Step 3: Demonstration10 minutesDemonstrationShow flashlight, candle, electric bulb, and explain how they produce lightObserve the demonstrations
Step 4: Recap5 minutesRecapReview the different sources of light energyRecall and discuss the sources of light energy
Step 5: Evaluation5 minutesQuestion and AnswerAsk questions about the sources of light energyAnswer questions
Step 6: Note Copying5 minutesIndividual WorkWrite down the sources of light energy in their notebooksCopy the sources of light energy in their notebooks


What is Light Energy?

Light energy is a form of energy that makes things visible.

Sources of Light Energy

  1. Flashlight
  2. Candle
  3. Electric bulb
  4. The sun.


1. What are the sources of light energy?

2. Give an example of a natural source of light energy.


Ask the following questions to evaluate the lesson

– Flashlight

– Candle

– Electric bulb

– Picture of the sun


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

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Last Update: August 27, 2023