# INCLINED PLANE

SUBJECT: BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

TERM: THIRD TERM

WEEK: WEEK 3

THEME: YOU AND TECHNOLOGY

CLASS: PRIMARY 6

TIME: 40 MINUTES

TOPIC: INCLINED PLANE

UNITS:

• Meaning of inclined plane
• Example of inclined planes

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

At the end of this Topic, Pupils should be able to:

1. Define an inclined plane
2. Mention examples of an inclined plane
3. Construct and use an incline plane
4. Sate the advantages of inclined plane

TEACHING AND LEARNING MATERIALS

• Bucket
• Fetching pale
• rope
• Whiteboard/Chalkboard
• Explanatory posters/pictures
• Explanatory videos

TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

• Explanation
• Discussion

REFERENCE MATERIALS

• NERDC Basic Education Curriculum for primary schools.
• Universal Basic Education Curriculum for primary schools.
• Lagos State Scheme of Work.
• Online Materials.
• Basic Science and Technology for Primary Schools.

CONTENT

DEFINE AN INCLINED PLANE

An inclined plane is a simple machine of one or two plank inclined to a plane.

It is used to move object high and low.

EXAMPLES OF AN INCLINED PLANE

1. Plank
3. Staircase

USE OF AN INCLINED PLANE

1. To raise or lower load
2. Walk up or down a higher plane

• It is easy to use
• Very easy to construct
• It make work easier
• It make work faster
• It saves time
• It reduces stress

PRESENTATION

• The Teacher revises the previous lesson.
• The Teacher introduces the topic.
• The Teacher explains the lessons.

LESSON EVALUATION

• Give three examples of an inclined plane.
• Construct and use an incline plane.
• .give three advantages of an inclined plane.

CONCLUSION: the teacher summarize the lesson.