AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE THIRD TERM JSS TWO

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AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE
THIRD TERM JSS TWO
WEEK
TOPIC / CONTENT
ACTIVITIES
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Fishery
1.   
Definition of fishery
2.   
Classes of fish based
on:
a.   
Habitat – fresh water
fish and salt water fish
b.   
Morphology e.g. Bony
fish, and Cartilaginous fish
i.             
Teacher arrange a visit
to a nearby fish farm
ii.           
Presents pictures and
chart on fish and fish products
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Fishery
c.   
Other types of aquatic
organisms are Shell fish – crab, prawn. Reptile – turtle, crocodile. Mammals
– hippopotamus, whale.
iii.          
Displays fish and fish
products
iv.          
Practice how to mend
fishing net
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Fishery
3.   
Uses of fish and fish
products
4.   
Methods of fishing
v.           
Teacher displays fish
and fish products
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Fishery
5.   
Risk factors in water
and fish farming:
      
Polluting water with
chemicals/industrial effluents
      
Contaminating fish with
chemicals used for catching fish
vi.          
Discuss the effect of
chemicals on fish and their environment
vii.         
Give a board summary
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Forests and forest uses
Description of forest.
1.   
Types of forests:
      
Mangrove (swampy)
      
Rain forest (many
trees)
      
Derive forest (few
trees)
2.   
Forest resoruces:
      
Trees
      
Wildlife (animals)
      
Fruits (food stuffs)
      
Various herbs
      
Shelter
i.             
Teacher facilitate
guided discussion on:
      
Resources
      
Potentials of the
forest
      
Forest products e.g.
fruit, gum animals
ii.           
Visit to the saw mill
or carpenter.
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Forests and forest uses
3.   
Uses of forest
resources
4.   
Effects of forest on
the environment
5.   
Human activities that
affect the forest:
      
Clearing/deforestation
      
Hunting, bush burning,
farming/depletion of wildlife etc.
iii.          
Teacher give a board
summary
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Examination

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