Class: Primary 2

Term: 1st Term

Week: 6

Age: 8 years

Duration: 40 minutes



Subject: Cultural And Creative Arts

Curriculum Theme: Cultural And Creative Arts

Topic: Craft Making

Content: Materials for craft making (Fabric, Wood, Scissors, Knife)

Specific Objectives:

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

  • Identify materials for craft making.
  • List 3 names of craft materials.

Reference Materials:

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

Instructional Materials:

  • Display of craft materials (Fabric, Wood, Scissors, Knife)
  • Chalkboard/Whiteboard and chalk/markers
  • Chart paper and markers

Rationale for the Lesson:

Understanding craft materials and their use is essential for creative expression and everyday problem-solving.

Prerequisite/Previous Knowledge:

Students should have basic awareness of common materials like fabric, wood, scissors, and knives.


Content Development: Craft Making

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Point/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Introduction 5 minsQuestion and AnswerExplain the topic’s importance. Ask questions about materials.Respond to questions and listen attentively.
Display of Craft Materials5 minsDemonstrationDisplay fabric, wood, scissors, and a knife. Name and briefly explain each.Observe and identify the materials.
Writing Craft Material Names 10 minsInteractive DiscussionWrite the names of materials on the board/chart paper. Ask pupils to write them down.Write the names of craft materials in their notebooks.
Practical Demonstration10 minsDemonstrationDemonstrate a simple craft using these materials (e.g., making a paper flower).Watch and try to replicate the craft.
Evaluation 5 minsQuestion and AnswerAsk questions about the materials and their uses.Answer questions individually.
Conclusion 5 minsRecap and DiscussionSummarize the lesson and emphasize the importance of creativity.Share what they’ve learned.

Note to Pupils:

Materials for craft making

  1. Colored Paper: For various art and craft projects.
  2. Crayons: Used for drawing and coloring.
  3. Markers: For more detailed coloring and drawing.
  4. Safety Scissors: Child-safe scissors for cutting paper and shapes.
  5. Glue or Glue Sticks: For sticking paper and other materials together.
  6. Pencils: Used for sketching and outlining.
  7. Erasers: To correct mistakes while drawing or writing.
  8. Watercolor Paints: For painting with water-based colors.
  9. Paintbrushes: Brushes of different sizes for painting.
  10. Beads and String: For making jewelry or bead crafts.


  1. Can you name some materials we discussed for craft making?
  2. What is the importance of knowing these materials?
  3. How can you be creative with these materials?

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 25, 2023