Research Papers/Topics in Basic Education

Four Types of Sentences: Detailed Lesson Plan for Grade 10 Students

Detailed Lesson Plan in English for Grade 10 Students(Inductive Method)I.  ObjectivesAt the end of the lesson the students should be able to:a. Identify the Four Types of Sentences.b. Differentiate the Four Types of Sentences.c. Construct sentences using Declarative, Imperative, Interrogative and Exclamatory types of sentences.II. Subject Mattera. Concept/Topic: Four Types of Sentencesb. References: The 4 English Sentence Typesc. Materials: Pictures, Power point Presentation and Laptop   

Lesson on Verbs: Detailed Lesson Plan in English for Grade 8 Students

Detailed Lesson Plan in English for Grade 8 StudentsI.                   Objectives At the end of the lesson the students should be able to:a. Define and identify what is verb.b. Determine the use of verbs;c. Construct sentences using verbs.II.                Subject Mattera.         Topic: Verbs –The Action Wordsb.        References: Grammar Rules: What is Verb?c.         Materials: Pictures, Power point Presentation and L...

Current Perspectives on Weight Status and Body Image Perception in Adolescents

AbstractWeight status exists along a spectrum between being obese (ie, where one's body weight is in the 95th percentile for age and gender) to being underweight. The main influences on body image include the media, which may target adolescents, and peers who help shape beliefs about the perceived body ideal. Internalization and pressure to conform to these socially prescribed physical ideals help to explain the relationship between weight status and bo...

Impact of Child Labour on School Attendance Among Junior Secondary School Students in Jalingo, Taraba State, Nigeria

ABSTRACTThe purpose of the study was to examine the Impact of Child Labour on School Attendance of Junior   Secondary School Students   in Jalingo Education   Zone,   Taraba   State,   Nigeria.  Three specific objectives with corresponding research questions were raised and two hypotheses were formulated to guide the study. The population for the study comprised of four thousand two hundred and seventy- two (4, 272) Junior Secondary School Students drawn from forty-eight (48) schools. ...

TEACHERS ATTITUDE TOWARDS IMPROVISATION OF MATERIALS FOR TEACHING BASIC SCIENCE IN KUJE AREA COUNCIL

  ABSTRACTThis study examined teachers attitude towards improvisation of materials for teaching basic science in Kuje Area Council. Three research questions were formulated to guide the study.  The research design adopted for the study was a descriptive survey design.  The sample of the study constituted of 16 respondents. A questionnaire was used to gather data while table and simple percentage were used to analyze the data. Major findings revealed that teachers...

The Impact of Free Secondary Education on the Enrolment of Students (Case Study) Gucha District- Kenya.

TABLE OF CONTENTS· PAGEDeclaration ................................................................................................... iDedication .................................................................................................... iiAcknowledgement ....................................................................................... iiiList of Acronyms .......................................................................................... ivList of Tables and Maps ........

Factors Affecting The Implementation Of Free Primary Education In Kenya, A Case Of Selected Schools In Subukia Zone In Nakuru District

A qualitative survey was carried out in 13 primary schools of Subukia educational zone with the purpose of examining the factors affecting the implementation of free primary education. The following objectives guided the study; to establish if the infrastructure affects the implementation of free primary education, To establish if physical facilities affects the implementation of free primary education in Subukla zone; To assess if quality of education has been affected by the implement...

Causes Of Girl Child Drop Out From School In Soy Division Uasin Gishu District, Kenya

Recent research statistics has shown that the prevalence of girls dropping out of schools in Kenya is expanding rapidly to the distraction of the society. Kenyans cannot afford to complacent about it, thus there arises an immediate need to conduct an investigation on the factors responsible for school dropouts especially among the girls. The study adopted a descriptive research design. This enhanced the researcher to obtain a better understanding of the factors responsible for school dr...

Assessment Of Parents' Support And Students' Performance A Case Study Of Kaplelartet Zone Sigowet Divifion - Kericho District Kenya

ABSTRACT This study examined the effect of parent's involvement in education on the academic performance of the mentally retarded children in public primary schools of Kenya specifically the study intended to: determine whether cultural beliefs among the parents affects the enrolment of mentally retarded children in the zone; determine whether the parents teach their mentally retarded children adaptive skills; To establish whether the parents of mentally retarded children play their...

Impact Of Social Interaction On Academic Perfromance Of Learners In Selected Schools In Suswa Division Narokdistrict- Kenya

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to examine the impact of social interaction on children's academic performance. The objectives of the study were to establish to the relationship between social interaction and academic performance of the learner. The researcher used a case study design. A representative sample was made from the target population though simple random sampling method. A representative sample of 30% was drawn from the target population to satisfy the requirement of d...

The Impact Of Mathematics In The Performance Of Science Subjects In Secondary Schools In Kirinyaga District, Kenya

ABSTRACT In our daily lives we use mathematics for each and every act we commit. It follows that mathematics as a discipline is embedded all human activities. Hence the study tried to investigate how mathematics is affecting performance of science subjects. The general objective of the study was to determine the impact of mathematics on performance of science subjects the research also seek to determine the relation between mathematics and science and to establish measures on how to mak...

Some factors affecting school administration under free primary education in mbita division, mbita district, ny anza province of kenya.

ABSTRACT The research was concerned with some factors affecting School Administration under Free Primary Education in Mbita division, Mbita District, Nyanza Province - Kenya. The study identified the factors, their impacts and the measures of solving them. Using a cross-sectional survey research design, the samples employed in the study were got from the F.P.E Schools. The researcher made use of the questionnaire technique with the aid of focus group discussions to collect data. The da...

Tile Effects Of High Enrolment On Academic Performance In Standard Seven Classes In Kabarnet Division, Baringo D;Strtrt Kenya

Having been appointed by the Ministry of Education and posted to one of the primary schools in this area of study ten years ago, I have made several observations. The one which has posed a great concern is the over enrolment of pupils in the Standard Seven classes in the majority of the Primary Schools. As compared to the rest of the classes, the class in reference leads in enrolment. The amateur observations carried out indicate the majority of the pupils are repeaters. Few are promote...

Financial Resource Management Challenges On Private Primary Schools In Uganda: A Case Study Of Makindye East Sub Division, Kampala District

This repmi is about a study that aims at establishing the financial resource management challenges on private primary schools in Uganda. The study was conducted from six-selected I Primaiy school in Makindye East Sub Division, Kampala District. The study involved 150 respondents; 6 headteachers, 24 teachers and 120 pupils. The study used self-administered questionnaires and an interview guide as the major data collection instruments. A review of the relevant written documents was also do...

Factors Influncing Indiscplin~F Students In Primary School In Getembe Division,Bochura Village, In Kisii District Of Ny Anza Province-Kenya.

The study on the factors influencing indiscipline of students in Primary schools in .Getembe Division was carried out with the main objective of examining the factors influencing indiscipline of students. The specific objectives of the study were to establish whether the family background is a factor that influences indiscipline in selected Primary schools, to assess the laxity of administration influences indiscipline among students in selected Primary schools, to determine whether the ...


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