CHAPTER FIVE PREPARATION FOR TEACHING 5a i).Define schemes of work and explain their importance. Schemes of work A scheme of work can be defined as a breakdown of the syllabus into manageable units, which could be covered in a specific period of time. It could last for a week(s), month(s) or a whole year. What is … More History and Government: What are schemes of work and what are their importance?
CHAPTER FIVE 5a ii). State the factors a teacher has to consider before scheming. Factors to consider before scheming Among the factors to be considered by the teacher before scheming are: Resources: These refer to the materials within the reach of the teacher. They include equipment, printed media, audio, visual, audio-visual and community resources. Characteristics … More History and Government: What are some of the factors to consider before scheming?
CHAPTER FIVE 5 a iii). Describe the scheming process. The scheming process As a part of the scheming process the teacher should do the following: Obtain the most current History and Government syllabus. Have thorough knowledge of the syllabus requirements and its interpretation Do proper research into the area to be taught In order to … More History and Government:How does a teacher make a scheme of work?
CHAPTER FIVE 5a iv).Describe the elements of a scheme of work. Elements in a scheme of work A good scheme of work should contain the following components: Month: This refers to the month of the calendar year when a given topic will be taught. Week: This is the week of the school term when a … More History and Government: What are the elements of a scheme of work?
CHAPTER FIVE 5 a v). Define what a lesson plan is. Lesson plan A lesson plan can be defined as: A formulated approach to teaching and learning which shows clearly all activities that are going to take place during the lesson and the order in which they are going to follow. A systematic sequence of … More History and Government: What is a lesson plan?
CHAPTER FIVE 5a v). Analyze the importance of a lesson plan Importance of a lesson plan A lesson plan is important in teaching and learning of history because: It serves as evidence of careful pre-thinking and preparation by the teacher because the lesson plan is used as a basis for the lesson to be presented. … More History and Government:What is the importance of a lesson plan?
CHAPTER FIVE 5a vi). Discuss the elements of a good lesson plan. Elements of a lesson plan A good lesson plan should contain the following elements: administrative details, instructional objectives, time, and content, learning activities, resource material and self-evaluation. Administrative details These includes the name of the school one is teaching; personal details of the … More History and Government:What are the elements of a good lesson plan?
CHAPTER FIVE 5a vii). Explain the importance of Instructional objectives. Instructional objectives are important because of the following: They provide a guide for choosing subject matter (content) to be taught, in designing appropriate teaching methods and selection of learning materials depending on the amount of content to be covered. They help in allocating teaching time. … More History and Government: What is the importance of Instructional objectives?
CHAPTER FIVE 5a viii). Explain the characteristics of well constructed instructional objectives. Characteristics of well constructed instructional objectives A good instructional objective is made up of three aspects: Terminal behavior: The objective should be behavioral, measurable and observable. It should describe the learning outcome that the teacher intends to produce as a result of his/her … More History and Government:What are the characteristics of well constructed instructional objectives?
CHAPTER FIVE 5a ix).Explain the importance of introductions to the lesson plan and the various ways topics can be introduced. Introduction This provides for organization of a favorable learning atmosphere. The teacher has to think of something to stimulate the learners’ interest and capture it for the new material about to be delivered. A lesson … More History and Government:What is the importance of introductions to the lesson plan and what are the various ways topics can be introduced by the teacher?
CHAPTER FIVE 5 x).Analyze the stages of lesson development and conclusion in the delivery of content Lesson development It is also referred to as the body of the lesson, the presentation or delivery stage of the lesson, it is expected to describe the content and sequence in which the information will be delivered. Specifically, it … More History and Government: What goes on the stages of lesson development and conclusion in the delivery of content?