# Area (Primary 2)

MATHEMATICS

SMASE – ASEI PDSI METHOD

THIRD TERM

WEEK 9

PRIMARY 2

TOPIC: Area

LEARNING AREA

• Lesson One – Comparing area of objects and shapes
• Lesson Two – Arranging area of objects and shapes in order of size
• Lesson Three – Comparing area of shapes by counting squares
• Lesson Four – Revision
• Lesson Five – Test

TIME – 40 Minutes each.

LEARNING OUTCOME

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

1. compare areas of surfaces.
2. arrange area of objects/shapes in order of size.
3. find and compare area of shapes by counting squares.

RATIONALE

The mathematical term ‘area’ can be defined as the amount of two dimensional space taken up by an object. The use of area has many practical applications in building, farming, architecture, science, and even deciding how much paint you need to paint your bedroom or how much rug you’ll need to cover the rooms in your house.

In the lesson, the concept of area will enable the pupils to understand and appreciate the importance of area in comparing the space taken by two or more shapes (objects).

LEARNING MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of plane shapes (triangles, squares, rectangles and circles and other surfaces.

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE

REFERENCE MATERIALS

1. 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
2. Lagos State Scheme of work
3. New Method Mathematics Book 6
4. All Relevant Materials
5. Online Materials

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