Class: Primary 4

Term: 1st Term

Week: 5

Age: 9 years


Duration: 40 minutes


Subject: Pre-Vocational Studies

Curriculum Theme: Home Economics

Topic: Personal Grooming And Use Of Cosmetics

Content: Identification Of Body Parts (a) Hair (b) eyes (c) nose (d)mouth (e) teeth (f) legs (g) nails, etc.

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

  1. Identify different parts of the body.

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:

  • Pictures or charts of the human body
  • Whiteboard and markers
  • Labels with body part names
  • Interactive media (if available)

Rationale for the Lesson:

Understanding body parts is crucial for personal grooming and hygiene. It helps in developing good habits and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

Prerequisite/Previous Knowledge:

Students should have basic knowledge of personal grooming and hygiene practices.


Content Development: Identification Of Body Parts

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Point/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Introduction 10 minsDiscussion and DemonstrationIntroduce different body parts using pictures or charts. Discuss the function of each part.Point to and name different body parts.
Context 10 minsGuided DiscussionDiscuss the importance of identifying body parts for personal grooming and hygiene.Listen and participate in the discussion.
Evaluation 10 minsQuestion and AnswerAsk questions about the identified body parts. Use pictures or live models for reinforcement.Answer questions individually.
Conclusion 5 minsRecap and DiscussionSummarize the importance of knowing body parts. Discuss how it relates to personal grooming.Share what they’ve learned.

Note to Pupils:

Different Body Parts

(a) Hair

(b) eyes

(c) nose


(e) teeth

(f) legs

(g) nails


  1. What are the names of the parts of the body we discussed in class?
  2. Why is it important to know and take care of our body parts?

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: November 13, 2023