• Class: Primary 2
  • Term: 2nd Term
  • Week: 2
  • Age: 6 years
  • Period:
  • Duration: 40 minutes
  • Date:
  • Subject: National Values Education
  • Curriculum Theme: Security Education
  • Topic: Preventive Measures And Security Agencies
  • Content: Prevention of dangers and insecurity outdoor

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

  1. Mention three preventive measures that must be taken to prevent danger and insecurity outdoors.

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 flashcards illustrating preventive measures
  • Drawing paper
  • Crayons/markers

Rationale for the Lesson:

Understanding preventive measures and security outdoors is crucial for the safety of individuals and the community.

Prerequisite/Previous Knowledge:

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


Content Development:Prevention of dangers and insecurity outdoor

ContentTimeTeaching MethodTeacher’s Point/ActivitiesPupils’ Activities
Introduction 10 minsIntroduce the lesson Discuss the importance of safety outdoors. Ask pupils if they know what “prevention” means.Respond to questions and share thoughts.
Preventive Measures 10 minsDiscussionDiscuss and list preventive measures outdoors (e.g., not talking to strangers, staying in groups).Participate in the discussion and list preventive measures.
Drawing Activity 10 minsDemonstrationDemonstrate how to draw pictures related to the preventive measures discussed.Draw pictures of preventive measures.
Note taking 5 minsWriting Provide brief notes summarizing the key preventive measures discussed.Copy the notes into their notebooks.
Evaluation 3 minsQuestion and AnswerAsk questions related to preventive measures.Answer questions individually.
Conclusion 2 minsRecap and DiscussionSummarize the lesson, emphasizing the importance of practicing preventive measures.Share what they’ve learned.

Note to Pupils:

Preventive Measures To Prevent Dangers And Insecurity Outdoor

  1. Stay in Groups:
    • Advise students to stay with their friends or classmates when outdoors. Being in a group provides safety and reduces the risk of potential dangers.
  2. Do Not Talk to Strangers:
    • Teach children the importance of not engaging in conversations with strangers. Encourage them to seek help from a trusted adult if a stranger approaches.
  3. Be Aware of Surroundings:
    • Instill the habit of being aware of their surroundings. Teach children to pay attention to what is happening around them, ensuring they can identify any potential risks.
  4. Follow Safety Rules:
    • Emphasize the importance of following safety rules, whether it’s on the playground, in the schoolyard, or any outdoor space. Rules are designed to keep them safe.
  5. Inform a Trusted Adult:
    • Instruct pupils to inform a trusted adult, such as a teacher or school staff member, if they notice anything unusual or feel unsafe. Encourage open communication about their experiences.


  1. What are three preventive measures to stay safe outdoors?
  2. Why is it important to stay in groups when outside?
  3. How can you be aware of your surroundings to prevent danger?

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 29, 2023