Scheme of Work on Furniture Making

Curriculum for Senior Secondary

FIRST TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Workshop safety rules & regulation Wk 2: Machine tool safety Wk 2: Cabinet fitting
Wk 3: Handtool safety Wk 3: Portable Power Tool Safety Wk 3: Application of adhesives
Wk 4: Workshop bench & appliances Wk 4: Manufactured boards Wk 4: Tools & equipment used in making furniture
Wk 5: Timber growth, structure and classification Wk 5: Wood adhesives Wk 5: Maintainance of furniture tools
Wk 6: conversion of timber Wk 6: Nail and their uses
SECOND TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Seasoning of timber Wk 2: Screws types & uses Wk 2: Machine operation & safety
Wk 3: defects in timber Wk 3: Portable power tools and their operations Wk 3: Planning furniture construction
Wk 4: Prevention of timber Wk 4: Design fundamentals Wk 4: Construction of different items of furniture
Wk 5: Handtools: types, classification and uses Wk 5: Stages in furniture design Wk 5: Padding and stuffing
Wk 6: Safety in the use of hand tools Wk 6: Furniture construction
THIRD TERM
SSS 1 SSS 2 SSS 3
Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision Wk 1: Revision
Wk 2: Machines uses & safety precaution Wk 2: Meaning of forms and upholstery Wk 2: Fixing sewn materials
Wk 3: Timber preparation Wk 3: Tools used in upholstery construction Wk 3: Business opportunites in furniture making
Wk 4: Classfication of common woodwok joints, construction of joints Wk 4: Machine Tools used in upholstery construction Wk 4: Starting a furniture business
Wk 5: Types of construction Wk 5: Traditional and modern padding material Wk 5: Managing a furniture workshop
Wk 6: Freehand skectching of furniture items Wk 6: Design and construction of upholstery frames