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SS2 Geography Lesson Notes

Lesson plan, topics and scheme of work.

FIRST TERM

  1. Waves
  2. Waves, Tides, and Currents
  3. Coast
  4. Swash and Backwash
  5. Erosional Processes
  6. Erosional features
  7. Coastal deposition
  8. Climatic types
  9. Characteristics and geographical distribution
  10. Greek classification of climate
  11. Köppen climate classification
  12. Meaning of environmental resources and types
  13. Water resources
  14. Uses of Water Resources
  15. Vegetation resources
  16. Mineral resources
  17. Land resources
  18. Human resources
  19. Meaning and types of renewable and non-renewable resources
  20. Advantages of renewable and non-renewable resources
  21. Environmental problems
  22. Coastal erosion
  23. Flooding
  24. Deforestation
  25. Meaning of pollution
  26. Land Pollution
  27. Water Pollution
  28. Air Pollution
  29. Noise Pollution
  30. Meaning of Environmental Conservation
  31. Afforestation/Re-afforestation
  32. Cover Cropping
  33. Improved Farming Techniques
  34. Environmental education

SECOND TERM

  1. Types of agricultural practice
  2. Food Crops
  3. Cash Crops
  4. Importance of agriculture in Nigeria and their solutions
  5. Challenges of Agriculture in Nigeria
  6. Solution to challenges
  7. Road Transport
  8. Rail Transport
  9. Pipeline Transport
  10. Water Transport
  11. Problems of transportation and their solutions
  12. Communication
  13. Communication Networks
  14. Radio and television
  15. Newspapers and Magazines
  16. Internet
  17. Advantages and Importance of communication
  18. Disadvantages of Communication
  19. Problems of Communcation
  20. Influence on Human Activities
  21. Solutions to Communication Problems
  22. Definition of Industry
  23. Types of Industries
  24. Major industrial zones in Nigeria
  25. Factors affecting locations of industries in Nigeria
  26. Local craft in Nigeria
  27. Importance of manufacturing industries.
  28. Problems of manufacturing industries and their solutions.
  29. Meaning and major commercial activities
  30. Trade and major commercial area in Nigeria
  31. Importance of Commercial Activities

THIRD TERM

  1. Direction and bearing
  2. Compass direction
  3. Angular Bearings
  4. Conventional signs and symbols I
  5. Conventional signs and symbols II
  6. Contour and Hill Shading
  7. Definition of World Population
  8. Size of World Population
  9. Distribution Patterns of World Population
  10. Meaning of Population Density
  11. Calculation of Population Density
  12. Merits and Demerits of High Population Densities
  13. Merits and Demerits of Low Population Densities
  14. World Population Structure
  15. Factors affecting population distribution
  16. Reason for rapid growth of world population
  17. Migration
  18. Factors responsible for migration
  19. Merits of Migration
  20. Demerits of Migration
  21. Meaning and types of settlement
  22. Factors Influencing Settlements
  23. Settlement patterns
  24. Classification of settlement
  25. Differences between urban and rural settlements
  26. Settlement interactions
  27. Interaction patterns within settlement
  28. Functions of Settlements
  29. Meaning of land reclamation
  30. Methods of land reclamation
  31. Importance of land reclamation