Scheme of Work on Biology

Curriculum for Senior Secondary

FIRST TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Recognizing Living Things Wk 2: Classification of Plants Wk 2: Regulation of Internal Environment
Wk 3: Classification of Living Things 1 Kingdoms: Monere, Protista and Fungi, Plantae and Animalia Wk 3: Digestive System Wk 3: Nervous Co-ordination
Wk 4: The cell Wk 4: Transportation System in Plants Wk 4: Sense Organs
Wk 5: The Cell and its Environment Wk 5: Respiratory System Wk 5: Ecology of Population
Wk 6: Some Properties and 'Functions of the Cell
Wk 7: Tissues and Supporting Systems
Wk 8: Nutrition in Animals
Wk 9: Basic Ecological Concepts
SECOND TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Functioning Ecosystem, Autotrophy and Heterotrophy - Food Webs and Tropic Levels Wk 2: Excretory System Wk 2: Balance in Nature
Wk 3: Energy Transformation in Nature Wk 3: Nutrient Cycling in Nature Wk 3: Reproductive System and Reproduction in Humans
Wk 4: Relevance of Biology to Agriculture Wk 4: Ecological Management: Association, Tolerance, Adaptation, Pollution Wk 4: Development of New Seeds
Wk 5: Micro-organisms around us Wk 5: Conservation of Natural Resources Wk 5: Fruits
Wk 6: Micro-organisms in action
Wk 7: Towards better health
Wk 8: Aquatic habitat (Marine Habitat)
THIRD TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Aquatic habitat (Estuarine Habitat) Wk 2: Pests and Diseases of Crops Wk 2: Reproductive Behaviours
Wk 3: Aquatic habitat (Fresh Water Habitat) Wk 3: Reproductive Systems in Vertebrates Wk 3: Biology of Heredity (Genetics)
Wk 4: Terrestrial Habitat (Marsh) Wk 4: Reproductive Systems in Plants Wk 4: Variation and Evolution
Wk 5: Terrestrial Habitat (Forest) Wk 5: Pollination in Plants Wk 5: Evolution
Wk 6: Terrestrial Habitat (Grassland)
Wk 7: Terrestrial Habitat (Arid Lands)
Wk 8: Reproduction In Unicellular Organisms And Invertebrates