Lesson Notes By Weeks and Term - Primary 3

Deliverance from Egypt

Term: 1st Term

Week: 2

Class: Primary 3

Age: 8 years

Duration: 40 minutes


Subject: Christian Religious knowledge

 Topic:  Deliverance from Egypt

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES: At the end of the lesson, pupils should be able to

  1. Narrate the story of the crossing of the red sea
  2. Mention the punishments of the Egyptians
  3. Describe times in their lives or in the lives of others when God saved them

Instructional Techniques: Identification, explanation, playway method, questions and answers, demonstration, story-telling

Instructional Materials: Bible, picture illustrating the crossing of the red sea

Instructional Procedures






The Teacher introduces the new topic by explaining what deliverance means –

Deliverance means being free or to be rescued from all powers of the enemy

Pupils pay attention



She gives further explanation of how the Israelites crossed the red sea

-      God asked Moses to stretch out the rod and the Sea parted from night to morning and the Israelites crossed on dry land to the other side

Pupils pay attention and anticipate



Using the Bible story books and the pictures there in she narrates how the Israelites were punished

-      Seeing that God had parted the Red sea, Pharaoh rushed in with all his chariots and the Red sea closed in on them

-      All perished Pharaoh, his men and all their chariots

Pupils pay attention and participate


Note taking

The teacher writes a short note on the board

The pupils copy the note




When they got to the Red sea, Moses looked up to God and God asked him to stretch his rod towards the sea. The sea began parting from night to morning until there was dry land right in the middle of it.

The Israelites with all their possessions all crossed to the other side of the sea on dry land,

Seeing that there was a dry land in the middle of the sea, Pharaoh, his men and all their chariots rushed in. God caused the sea to close in on them and they all perished in the Red sea.

Evaluation:          1. Define the term “Deliverance”

  1. How were the Israelites able to cross the red sea?
  2. What was the punishment of the Egyptians?

CLASSWORK: As in evaluation.

CONCLUSION: The teacher commends the pupils positively.

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