Class: Primary 1

Term: 1st Term

Week: 6

Age: 6 years

Duration: 45 minutes

Date:

Subject: Basic Science & Technology 

Curriculum Theme: Basic Technology

Topic: Uses Of Simple Machines On The Farm.

Specific Objectives:

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

  • List 2 examples of simple machines on the farm and their uses.

Instructional Materials:

  • Chart paper
  • Markers
  • Pictures of simple machines
  • Farm objects/models

INSTRUCTIONAL PROCEDURES

Content Development: Uses of Simple Machines On The Farm.

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Points/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Step 1: Introduction5 minsDiscussion– Greet the pupils
– Introduce the topic: Uses of Simple Machines on the Farm
– Ask if they know any simple machines
– Show pictures of simple machines and discuss their uses on the farm
– Respond to greetings
– Listen attentively
– Share their knowledge of simple machines
Step 2: Exploring Simple Machines10 minsDemonstration– Display farm objects/models
– Demonstrate how each simple machine works
– Explain the uses of each machine on the farm
– Observe the demonstration
– Identify the simple machines
– Discuss the uses of each machine
Step 3: Group Activity15 minsGroup work– Divide the class into groups
– Assign each group a simple machine
– Ask each group to discuss and write down the uses of their assigned machine on the farm
– Provide guidance and support as needed
– Work in groups
– Discuss and write down the uses of their assigned machine
– Ask questions and seek clarification if needed
Step 4: Presentation10 minsPresentation– Ask each group to present their findings
– Facilitate a class discussion on the different uses of simple machines on the farm
– Present their group’s findings
– Listen to other groups’ presentations
– Participate in the class discussion
Step 5: Evaluation5 minsQuestion and Answer– Ask questions related to the lesson
– Assess individual understanding
– Respond to questions asked
– Answer the questions individually
Step 6: Note Copying5 minsCopying– Provide a summary of the lesson content
– Instruct pupils to copy the note into their notebooks
– Listen attentively
– Copy the note into their notebooks

Note:

Uses Of Simple Machines On The Farm

The uses of simple machines on the farm include making work easier, increasing productivity, and reducing manual labor.

Examples of simple machines on the Farm

  1. Wheelbarrow
  2. Shovels
  3. Pump handle

Their uses;

  1. Wheelbarrows are used to transport large quantities of fruits and vegetables easily across the farm.
  2. Shovels are used to lift and move soil on the farm.
  3. Pump handle is used in the farm to pump water from the well.

Evaluation:

Ask the following questions to evaluate the lesson

  • What are the uses of simple machines on the farm?
  • Can you mention any two simple machines and their uses on the farm?

Teaching Aids:

  • Chart paper
  • Markers
  • Pictures of simple machines
  • Farm objects/models

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 need.

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Last Update: August 28, 2023