Scheme of Work for Senior Secondary

Scheme of Work on Agriculture

FIRST TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Meaning and Importance of Agriculture Wk 2: Plant Nutrient and Nutrient Cycle Wk 2: Crop Improvement
Wk 3: Problems of Agricultural development and possible Solutions Wk 3: Irrigation Wk 3: Animal Improvement
Wk 4: Meaning and differences between Subsistence and Commercial Agriculture Wk 4: Drainage Wk 4: Animal Health Management
Wk 5: Role of Government in Agriculural Development Wk 5: Agricultural Pollution Wk 5: Aquaculture
Wk 6: Role of Non Governmental Organisation in Agricultural Development Wk 6: Farm Surveying and Planning
Wk 7: Agricultural Laws and Reforms Wk 7: Farm Planning
Wk 8: Meaning and Importance of Agricultural Ecology Wk 8: Principles of Farm Stead, Planning and Location of Buildings/ Structures
Wk 9: Land and its uses Wk 9: Forest Management
Wk 10: Agro-forestry Practices in Nigeria
Wk 11: Meaning and Importance of Ornamental Plants
Wk 12: Common Types of Ornamental Plants each type
SECOND TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Factors affecting land availability for Agriculural purposes Wk 2: Settings and Locations for planting each type. Wk 2: Apiculture or Bee Keeping
Wk 3: Agro-Allied Industries and Relationship between Agriculture and Industry Wk 3: Method of cultivating ornamental plants. Wk 3: Agricultural Finance
Wk 4: Environmental Factors affecting Agricultural production Wk 4: Maintenance of ornamental plants Wk 4: Farm Records and Accounts
Wk 5: Rock Formation Wk 5: Diseases of Crop
Wk 6: Soil Formation and Profile development Wk 6: Pests of Crops
Wk 7: Types, composition and properties of soil Wk 7: Weeds and Weed Control
Wk 8: Simple farm Tools, uses and Maintenance Wk 8: Types and Classification of Farm Animals
Wk 9: Farm Machinery and Implements Wk 9: Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals
Wk 10: Animal Reproduction
Wk 11: Enviromental Physiology
THIRD TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Maintenance Practices and Precautionary Measures Wk 2: Livestock Mangement Wk 2: Marketing of Agricultural Produce
Wk 3: Problems of Agriculture mechanization Wk 3: Animal Nutrition Wk 3: Agricultural Insurance
Wk 4: Prospects of Agriculture Mecahniztion Wk 4: Rangeland Mangement Wk 4: Agricultural Extension
Wk 5: Sources of Farm Power Wk 5: Basic Economic Principles
Wk 6: Classification of Crops Wk 6: Factors of Production
Wk 7: Husbandary of Selected Crops Wk 7: Principles of Demand
Wk 8: Pasture and Forage Crops Wk 8: Principles of Supply
Wk 9: Revision Wk 9: Implication of Demand and Supply for Agricultural Production
Wk 10: Functions of Farm Manager
Wk 11: Problems Faced by Farm Managers