CIVIC EDUCATION Basic 6 TOPIC: Patriotism

CIVIC EDUCATION
Basic 6
TOPIC: Patriotism
Patriotism means loyalty of person to his/her own nation or the leaders of nation. A patriot is a person who is on the side of his/her own nation or its leaders.
PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES
By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor):
define patriotism. 
ENTRY BEHAVIOR
The pupils are required to already have learned… 
INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:
Pictures 
Magazines 
Textbook 
METHOD OF TEACHING
Explanatory 
Discussion 
Interaction 
Questions and Answers 
REFERENCE MATERIALS
Search Engine/Internet
CONTENT OF THE LESSON 
PATRIOTISM 
Patriotism is a love for one's country and a desire to make her better. At the same time, a Patriot is a person who loves, supports and defends his or her country and its interest with devotion.

Patriotism is different from nationalism. A nationalist thinks that every ethnic group should have its own nation, so nations are to serve the people.

CHARACTERISTICS OF PATRIOTISM

Promoting national interest;
Placing the nation before self;
Love for ones country;
Loyalty to the nation. 
PRESENTATION
To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:
To introduce the lesson, the teacher revises the previous lesson. Based on this, he/she asks the pupils some questions;
Explains the meaning of patriotism;
Asks pupils to mention contributions of any nationalist they know;
Pupil's Activities – Mention the names of some patriotism and their achievements. 
CONCLUSION

To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week's lesson.

LESSON EVALUATION
Pupils to:

define patriotism.