NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA
14–16 AHMADU BELLO WAY, VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
MAY/JUNE 2012 EXAMINATION
EDU 768: SOCIAL STUDIES METHODS. Time allowed: 2Hours
INSTRUCTION: Answer question 1 and any other two questions.
1.(a).Write a comprehensive lesson note on the topic titled: Agents of socialization for JSS3B during the third week of second term, 2011/2012 academic session in any secondary school of your choice under the following headings:
- i. School ii. Class
iii. Date iv. Topic
- v. Behavioral objectives vi. Instructional aids
vii. Contents/presentation viii. Evaluation
- i Conclusion x. Assignment.
(b). Of what relevance is lesson note to a teacher?
2.(a). Discuss social studies as an interdisciplinary subject.
(b). Give reasons for the study of social studies in Nigerian schools.
3.(a). Define the term improvisation.
(b). Discuss the importance of improvisation in the teaching of social studies.
4.(a). Give a short definition of each of the following terms:
- i. Method
- ii. Technique iii. Strategy.
(b). Discuss the meaning and values of values clarification technique in social