Life Skills Education and Counseling - Bukhudumira - Bukhudumira Primary School - Namutumba

Visit by Manuela Ongyera on 2019-10-21

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Manuela Ongyera
Created date
2019-10-21 13:11:51 UTC
Modified by
Manuela Ongyera
Modified date
2019-10-23 12:22:23 UTC
Trip Time
09:28-15:15 (5 h 47 m)
Village Time
11:11-13:13 (2 h 2 m)
Travel Time
3 h 45 m

Life Skills Education and Counseling school lesson

Bukhudumira Primary School 
Lesson Taught
Relationship Skills: Gender Roles 
Girls Attended
Boys Attended
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Staff Attendees
Ongyera Manuella 
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Life Skills Teacher 
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Learning Objectives
To teach the pupils about gender roles and responsibilities.
Introduction Manuela went to bukudomira Primary School to teach the pupils about gender roles and responsibilities and sex. Manuela started by reviewing the previous lessons which which was taught previously. Pupils tried to share their ideas. After that Manuela started her new lesson by asking the pupils questions that what is gender? No response, Manuela also asked the pupils that what is sex? immediately they started laughing Manuela went on and asked the pupils that what is gender roles? All questions where not answered. Overview Manuela went on and explained to the pupils that gender means the biological and physiological state of being a boy or a girl by nature. She also explained to the pupils that sex means a title of being a boy or a girl. She also explained that sex and gender means the same. Manuela also explained to the pupils that gender roles means the relationship and responsibilities that a mother and father performs in the society for example men are suppose to build house and the mother to take good care of of children. Manuela asked the pupils that what do they parents do for example what their mother dose and what their fathers do! Manuela gave the pupils a small piece of papers to write any role and tape it either under the father or mother, pupils participated activity during this exercise and they enjoyed it. While the pupils where taping the roles Manuela was asking the pupils why they do that for example tapping cooking food under mother they said because they see everyday their mothers do the cooking , Manuela asked them how about father they responded that they do hunting, grazing and building the house. Conclusion Finally, Manuela told the that all the roles are suppose to be share more especially the role of taking good care of them children. Manuela also told the pupils to tell their parents about what they learnt today. 
Next Visit
2019-10-23 - Purpose: To teach the pupils about gender and culture.
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9346 Manuela teaching the pupils about gender roles and love
9349 Manuela was co teaching with the school life skills teacher.
9352 Pupils pining the roles of a father and mother on the board.