Class: Primary 4

Term: 1st Term

Week: 7

Age: 9 years


Duration: 40 minutes


Subject: National Values Education

Curriculum Theme: Security Education

Topic: Objects Of Alert

Content: Uses of objects of security alert: Whistles, drums, horn, gong, etc.

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

  • List 4 different types of security alert objects.

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:

  • Whistles
  • Drums
  • Horns
  • Gong
  • Pictures or illustrations of these objects

Rationale for the Lesson:

Understanding the different types of security alert objects is essential for promoting safety and security awareness in daily life.

Prerequisite/Previous Knowledge:

Students should have a basic understanding of the concept of safety and alertness.


Content Development: Objects Of Alert

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Point/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Introduction 5 minsExplanation Explain the topic and its importance. Ask questions to assess prior knowledge.Respond to questions and listen attentively.
Identifying Security Alert Objects 10 minsDiscussionShow pictures or actual objects of security alerts (whistles, drums, horn, gong). Discuss and name them.Identify and name the objects.
Uses of Security Alert Objects 10 minsExplanationExplain the purposes of these objects in security and alert situations.Listen and understand the uses.
Demonstrations 5 minsDemonstrationDemonstrate how to use each security alert object briefly.Observe and understand the demonstrations.
Evaluation 5 minsQuestion and AnswerAsk questions about the lesson content and objectives.Answer questions individually.
Conclusion5 minsRecap and DiscussionSummarize the lesson and emphasize the importance of safety awareness.Share what they’ve learned.

Note to Pupils:

Objects Of Alert

  • Whistles
  • Bells
  • Sirens
  • Fire alarms
  • Gongs
  • Drums
  • Horns


  1. Can you name some objects used for security alerts?
  2. Why are security alert objects important?

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: October 31, 2023