THEME – FUNDAMENTAL OF SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION
TOPIC 1 – HISTORY OF NIGERIAN SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION
1. Students Textbooks
2. Social Studies materials
3. Resource person
4. Video clips , etc.
By the end of the lesson, students should be able to explain the development of social studies Education in Nigeria.
CONTENTS OF THE LESSON
History of Nigerian Social Studies Education:
1. First conceived in the United States and later spread to Europe.
2. After the world wars, it was identified as a course that is relevant to the understanding of man and his problems.
3. Conferences were held to spread it in Africa, i.e. Mombasa conference in Kenya.
4. Back home in Nigeria, the Aiyetoro comprehensive High school pilot study and project with the assistance of ford foundation.
The teacher leads students to discuss the history of Nigerian Social Studies Education.
The students participate in discussion of history of Nigeria Social Studies Education.
Students to explain history of Nigerian social studies education.