Life Skills Education and Counseling - Bukhudumira - bukhana_primary_school - Namutumba

Visit by Manuela Ongyera on 2019-02-27

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Created by
Manuela Ongyera
Created date
2019-02-27 08:12:57 UTC
Modified by
Manuela Ongyera
Modified date
2019-02-27 09:46:27 UTC
Trip Time
09:18-15:12 (5 h 54 m)
Village Time
11:05-13:00 (1 h 55 m)
Travel Time
3 h 59 m

Current State

Participation Rating
Village Critical Needs
Village Action Steps
Staff Action Steps
Sanitation Hygiene Committee
Water Users Committee
Other Class Notes
Community Ownership
Ownership Story
Three Stone Fires
Access to Clean Water
Open Defecation
Water Access Explain
Prevent Ownership
Allow Ownership
Village Notes

Life Skills Education and Counseling school lesson

Lesson Taught
Facts and Myths about HIV/AIDS 
Girls Attended
Boys Attended
Total Student Attendance
Teachers Attended
Staff Attendees
Lorna Katagara,Ongyera Manuella 
Government Attendees
School Staff Attendees
Head Teacher,Class Teacher 
Visitor Attendees
Total Attendance
Learning Objectives
To test the understanding of the pupils as they do their pre test
Introduction Manuela and Lorna planned to go and give the pupils in bukudomira a primary school a. pre test, this is done to check on the pupils’s understanding and also to know which topic to be taught first in that school, pre test helps life skills teachers to evaluate the general understanding of the pupils before they can start teaching them. Objective - By the end of the lesson, pupils will be ready to understand the meaning of pre test. - pupils will have finished doing pre test . Overview When Manuela and Lorna reached the school they went to the headmistress office to sign in, after that the headmistress told Manuela that they are going to teach the pupils in the church not class rooms , Manuela did not refuse, she accepted but when Manuela entered church, Manuela asked the headmistress one question, that in the church she can’t see black board and comfortable seat for pupils? how do you expect us to teach the pupils and how will they the pupils write since they are going to do a pre test , she responded that Manuela and Lorna can use the movable black board and the pupils will write on their lamps. Manuela didn’t bather asking her more questions , what Manuela did was to go and talk to the school Life Skills teacher that they can’t teach pupils here or else they are ready to go back and look for another school, on hearing that , the Life Skills teacher told Manuela les go to primary six room because it is empty immediately Manuela ordered the pupils to occupy p.6 class, and she told the teacher that , this class room will aways be Life Skills class until the end of this program. When Manuela and Lorna settled after all the mess, they started attending to the pupils, they started by asking the pupils who can remember their both name, fortunately, pupils were able to remember their names, after that Manuela taught the pupils about the importance of learning life skills lessons, after that session,they gave the pupils pre test but they told the pupils not to be scared or worried because the pre test was just to test their understanding but they should try to answer the questions, some pupils tired but other ... Pupils did their pre test, this lasted for 20 minutes, after that Manuela issued the insensitive and refreshments to the pupils and the headmistress,Manuela told the pupils that the refreshments comes only once and at the beginning only they should not expect another one until the end of the lesson, she also told them to concentrate on Life Skills program because it will help them to be responsible citizens in feature. Finally, Manuela and Lorna advised the pupils to be good girls and boys , they should always attend Life Skills lessons. 

Next Visit: 2019-03-06 - Purpose: Manuela and Lorna will be going to teach their first topics which will be decisions making skills.

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5946 Lorna guiding the pupils about the test they are going to do
5949 Manuela explaining to the pupils the importance of learning life skills education and counseling.
5952 Manuela giving the the headmistress the materials which they will be using during Life Skills program.
5955 Pupils doing pre test