Lesson Notes By Weeks and Term - Primary 6

Special dishes and drinks in the locality

Week 4

Subject: Home Economics

Topic: Special dishes and drinks in the locality

Duration: 40 mins

Reference: Home Economics for primary schools book 6

Previous knowledge: Pupils are familiar with menu planning

Objective: At the end of the lesson pupils should be able to 

  1. Mention some special dishes in the locality.


Special dishes and drink in the locality

Dishes                            Drinks

Akara (beans cake) and pap            orange drink

Chicken and jollof rice                coconut drink

Chicken, okro soup with “tuwo masara”        “kunu zaki”

Egusi (melon) and vegetable soup with amala    palm wine

Meat and egusi soup with “eba” or “fufu”,    cashew drink

cassava meal.

Beef and ‘oha’ soup with pounded yam        “Nchi – chi”

“Moi – moi”,rice, beef and tomato sauce        pineapple drink



Step I: Teacher revises previous lesson with pupils

Step II: Teacher introduces and explains new topic to pupils

Step III: Pupils are allowed to ask questions

Step IV: Teacher writes notes on the board for pupils.


  1. Mention four from your locality
  2. List four traditional drinks

Conclusion: Teacher move round for inspection, marking and correction of notes where necessary.

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