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5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER

Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun


Chapter name: A Tale of Two Birds No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of ICT/TLM/ABL/ Question Answers Oral and written works
Blackboard and other materials and plan
of activities to achieve the LOs
INTRODUCTORY QUESTIONS SHORT QUESTIONS ANSWERS
A mother bird and her
two young ones lived Ques.1 How did the two baby birds get
Ques. l Names some birds that you separated?
in a forest. In a story
can see in your daily life? Ans. Ans. One day, there was a big storm. The wind
the mother was killed
Crow, sparrow, parrot. blew down the tall tree in which the birds lived.
and the young birds
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Ques.2 Who takes care of a child? other side of the forest. One of them came down
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each- other. Now each near a cave. The other birds landed outside the
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found a different Rishi's ashrams. In this way, the two baby birds
Ans. Parents.
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home. The first one get separated.


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reached in the
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company of robbers Ques.2 What did the second bird say to him?
Ques.3 What do we call a child
and the second one Ans. The second bird said to the king, "Welcome
whose parents are dead? Ans.
reached in storm the to the ashram, sir, please go inside and rest, the
Orphan.
Rishi will be back soon. There is some cold water
company of a saint.
in the pot. Please make yourself comfortable."
One day a king came to
the forest, he was LONG QUESTIONS ANSWER
NEW WORDS
amazed to hear the Ques.1 How did the Rishi explain the
voice of them. One different ways in which the birds behaved?
1. Storm Ans. The Rishi explained to the king that one is
used abusive language
2. Thunder known by the company one keeps. The bird
and anther used
3. Fortunately living in the company of robbers has heard the
welcoming language.
4. Landed talk of robbers. He has learnt to imitate them.
He was confused that
5. Suddenly This bird has lived near the ashram. He has
how two birds could
learnt to welcome people to the ashram.
6. Amazed
behave differently.
Then the Rishi/ Saint 7. Faint Ques.2 What do you think about the story?
explained him that one 8. Imitates Ans. This is the story of company one has got.

is known by the 9. Comfortable Company matters the most. One's success always

company one keeps. 10. Issuing depends on one's company.


The people around you determine or fix your
The teacher will use following
goal. Bad things lead to bad things and good
hyperlinks for teaching this lesson
things lead to good things.
There is an old maxim that "one is known by the
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company one
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keeps".
https://youtu.be/JRPrtY-Kmdg HOT QUESTIONS
https://youtu.be/2abUI4SXGqg Ques.3 why was the king amazed and run
quickly?
Pedagogy: Demonstration and Ques.4 What did the king told the Rishi about
model elaboration with oral the story of two birds?
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Blackboard work: New Words and Ques.1 Briefly discuss two good qualities of
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second bird and give reasons in support of


Question Answers
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your answer?
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Ans. When the king reached the Rishis ashram.


Students will listen to the teacher
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He heard a gentle voice , it was the voice of


carefully and follow the instructions
second bird. The second bird had so many
given to them. They will note the
qualities are as follow -
Blackboard work and
question (1).The second bird welcomed the stranger in a
answers in their note-books. They gentle voice to the ashram, and requested him to
will follow the homework related go inside and rest.
instructions as desired by the (2).Then he said that Rishi would be back soon
teacher. and asked him to drink some cold water and
make himself comfortable.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: The Friendly Mongoose No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of Question Answers Oral and written works
ICT/TLM/ABL/ Blackboard and
other materials and plan of
activities to achieve the LOs
SHORT QUESTION ANSWERS
A farmer, his INTRODUCTORY
Ques.1 Why did the farmer bring a baby mongoose in
wife and their QUESTIONS
to the house? Ans. The farmer had a small son. He and
small child lived
Ques.1 Name some animals his wife loved the baby very much. The farmer
in a village. They
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brought a baby
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grows up. Therefore, he brought a baby mongoose into


mongoose in surrounding?
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house.
their house. Ans. Cow, dog, snake,
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Ques.2 Why did the farmer's wife strake the mongoose


Who they mongoose.
with her basket? Ans. The farmer's wife saw that the
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believed would
flaws of the mongoose were smeared with blood. She
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be their son's
thought that the mongoose had killed her son.
companion and Ques.2 What are the things
Therefore, the farmer's wife struck the mongoose with
farmer and his that these animals are eat?
her basket.
wife went out
Ans. Wheat, Grains, Milk LONG QUESTION ANSWERS
leaving the child
etc. Ques.1 Did she repent her hasty action? How does she
alone with the
show her repentance? Ans. Yes, the farmer's wife
mongoose the
repented her hasty action. She realized her folly on
farmer's wife Ques.3 What do we call a
find baby fast asleep. The mongoose had killed a black
returned home person who is working in
snake. He had saved her child. She touched the
from the market
the field? mongoose and started long at it. She kept crying and
carrying a heavy sobbing.
basket. She
Ans. Farmer.
HOTS QUESTIONS
found the NEW WORDS Ques.1 What was the main purpose behind the farmer
mongoose at the 1. Companion
entrance of the 2. Mongoose to brought a baby mongoose into the house?
house with 3. Alternately Ans. The farmer brought a baby mongoose into the
blood on his face 4. Bushy house because he thought that when his son grow up,
5. Paws
and paws. She he will need a companion. The baby mongoose would
6. Scrammed
jumped to the be a friend to their son in the future. He believed that
7. Hysterically
conclusion that he would always be their son's companion.
8. Groceries
it was her son's Ques.2 Why did farmer's wife went to leave the child
9. Smeared
blood, and the alone?
10. Sobbing
mongoose was Ans. One day the farmer and his wife went out leaving

the guilty one. Pedagogy: Demonstration the child alone with the mongoose. She said to his
and
So without model elaboration with husband to keep an eye on him. She afraid and didn't
oral
thinking she explanation like to leave the child alone with the mongoose. But

brought down the farmer believed on the mongoose that it is a

the heave basket Blackboard work: New Words and friendly animal and as sweet as our baby.
on him and Question Answers Ques.3 What did farmer wife thought when she found
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the mongoose with blood on his face and paws?
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killed him but


Ques.4 What mistake did farmer wife made? VALUE
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when she saw a ICT links for teaching this lesson :


BASED QUESTIONS
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snake lying dead https://youtu.be/wo8UgqyJsKw


Ques.1 What do you learn from the story of
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"mongoose"?
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Ans. We learn a lot of things from the story of


the matter
mongoose that we should never take the decision
found her baby Students will listen to the
miserly or blindly. As the farmer's wife saw the
safe, she teacher carefully and follow the
mongoose face and paws smeared with blood and
repented on her instructions given to them. They
concluded that it must have killed the baby. She was
hasty action. will note the Blackboard work and
blind with raze and with her all strength she brought
question answers in their note-
down the heavy basket on the blood smeared
books. Unit test will be followed
mongoose. Then she knew the reality and she repented
after teaching of this lesson.
her hasty and rash action. It means we never acted
hastily.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: The Shepherd’s Treasure No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of ICT/TLM/ABL/ Question Answers Oral and written works
Blackboard and other materials and plan of
activities to achieve the LOs

INTRODUCTORY VERY SHORT UESTIONS


A poor
Ques.1 The shepherd hadn't been to school
shepherd once QUESTIONS because
a. He was very poor
lived in Iran.
Ques.1 What do we call a b. There was very little school in those
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person who has not sufficient c. he wasn't interested in studies.


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uneducated he Choose the right answer.


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was very wise


food and a house? Ans. There were very few schools in those
days.
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and helpful. Ans. Poor. Ques.2 Who visited the shepherd one day, and
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why?
On hearing
Ques.2 What do person who Ans. The king of the country heard about the
this, the king shepherd's wisdom and friendly nature.
solve the problem and sorrow Therefore, he visited the shepherd one day to
of Iran see how wise he was.
decided to
of his friends? Ques.3 a. What did the iron chest contain?
Ans. a. The iron chest contained an old
meet king in Ans. Wise, intelligent. blanket.
b. Why did the shepherd always carry it?
disguise. The
Ans. b. The shepherd always carried it because
shepherds it was his only treasure. That blankets would
Ques.3 The groups of sheep is protect him if the king took away his new and
were able to royal cloaks.
called? c. Is it on example of the shepherd's
make out that
humility and wisdom.
his visitor was Ans. Shepherd. Ans. c. It is an example of shepherd's humility
and wisdom.
none other
LONG QUESTIONS
than the king. Ques.1 Why was the new governor called to
NEW WORDS the palace?
After judging Ans. The governors of the other provinces
his good
1. Shepherd began to talk to the king against the new
governor. They called him dishonest who kept
behaviour, the 2. Disguised for himself a part of the tax (money) collected
from the people. The king discovered that the
king made
3. Meager new governor always carried on iron chest
him the with him. He grew suspicious and called him
4. Astonished to the palace.
governor of Ques.2 What do you learn from the story?
5. Disguised Ans. Becoming famous or rich is the desire of
small district
every one. Once we get money power or
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others and start preparing ourselves. This is to


governors
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8. Fastened because this phenomenon gives us inner
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jealous of him pleasure which helped us in our darkest hour,


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9. Jealous things will start forgetting us. This story


and called
reveals that how a haves belonged to the real
him dishonest. 10. Humblest condition.
VALUE BASED QUESTIONS
So he was
Pedagogy: Demonstration and Ques.1 Mention any five qualities of the
called to the shepherd? Ans. The following qualities of
model elaboration with oral shepherd are -
palace for 1.A poor shepherd lived in Iran though he was
explanation uneducated, yet he was very and helpful.
keeping the
2.He always tried to understand the people's
iron chest as it sorrows and troubles and solve their all
problems
was
Blackboard work: New Words 3.He was very pity, he shared his simple food
considered the with the travelled and gave them water to
drink,
house of and Question Answers 4.All the people of the district loved and
honored for his wisdom, empathy and
keeping illicit
goodness.
money. Now He was indeed the humblest and wisest new in
ICT links for teaching this the world.
he was ACTIVITY
ordered to
lesson : Ques.1 What lesson you learnt from the
humbleness and the courage of the
explain why https://youtu.be/GdjUSSXLrgI shepherd.Write within 150 words.
Ans. Humbleness is the most powerful weapon
he always
https://youtu.be/0IEAhub4J5E to become a good person. Through, we are
carried an iron educated or uneducated, poor or rich, yet we
https://youtu.be/S3sRR3CyHY4 have always be humble behavior we always
chest. But the tried to understand the saw rows and trouble of
The students will listen the people and help them to solve their
chest
problems with courage.
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contained no carefully and note the As the shepherd's was very pity and he become
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famous for his wisdom and jolly nature of


gold or silver, important points in their note-
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blanket which help our friends, neighbors and poor people


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although we achieve a lot of things in life, he


was used by
rose to power & dignity we always remained
the shepherd as humble as ever.

in the need.

He was down

to earth.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: Tansen No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of Question Answers Oral and written works
ICT/TLM/ABL/ Blackboard and
other materials and plan of
activities to achieve the LOs
OBJECTIVES:- Short answer type questions
Tansen was the greatest
musician of our country. Enable the students know
Who was Tansen and where was he
He was the only child of about Tansen – the greatest born?
Mukandan Mishra, a musician of India. Tansen was the greatest musician of
singer who lived in Behat
Enable the students identify
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near Gwalior. As a
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the role of a teacher in making Gwalior.
naughty child Tansen
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often ran away to play in a person great. What sort of child was Tansen and what
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the forest and imitated Enable the students describe


did he imitate?
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perfectly the calls of birds


and animals. the magic of music. Tansen was a naughty child. He imitated
perfectly the calls of birds and animals.
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Enable the students


Swami Haridas, a famous Whom did Tansen frighten and how?
differentiate Raga Deepak and
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singer was once travelling Once when Swami Haridas and his
through the forest with his Raga Megh. disciples were travelling through the
disciples. Tansen roared Enable the students share and
forest Tansen roared like a tiger and
like a tiger and frightened confirm their responses andfrightened the group of travellers.
the group of travellers. How did Tansen become a good singer?
appreciation with the teacher
Swami Haridas did not Swami Haridas recognized Tansen’s
punish Tansen, for his and the peer group. talents when he roared like a tiger. So he
roaring, but convinced his Enable them to use new words
took Tansen with him and taught him
father that Tansen can and phrases in their own music for eleven years. In this way
become a good singer. So Tansen became a good singer.
Tansen left home at the
language.
How did Tansen get married to
age of ten and lived with Hussaini?
Swamiji and learnt music PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE While living in Gwalior with
for eleven years and thus TESTING:- Mohammad Ghaus, Tansen was often
he became a great singer. taken to the court of Rani Mrignaini.
(A) Do you like
There he met Hussaini and married her.
music ? How was Akbar impressed by Tansen?
At about this time his (B) Have you heard about Akbar walked into Tansen’s house to
parents died. Mukandan classic music ? hear him practise, called upon Tansen to
Mishra’s dying wish was (C) Do you know the name sing at any time, and also gave him many
that Tansen should visit of prominent classic presents.
Mohammad Ghaus of
Gwalior. While living in singer during Mughal Who was Shaukat Mian and what did he
Gwalior with Mohammad Empire as read by you plan to kill Tansen?
Ghaus, Tansen was often in the EVS syllabus Shaukat Mian was a courtier in Akbar’s
taken to the court of Rani earlier ? court. He requested Akbar to make
Mrignaini, who was a Tansen sing Raga Deepak so that he will
great musician herself.
(D) Who sung Raga be burnt to ashes.
There he married Deepak ?
Hussaini, who became a What happened when Tansen started
disciple of Swami Haridas. new words singing Raga Deepak?
Tansen and Hussaini had When Tansen started singing Raga
Imitate- copy the speech,
five children who were all Deepak the air became warm, the leaves
very musical. actions, dress etc. of dried up, birds fell dead, water began to
somebody boil, flames lighted the lamps.
He is very clever at imitating
By this time Tansen had How did Saraswati and Rupvati help
become very famous. his friends. Tansen?
Impressed by Tansen When the lamps start burning, Saraswati
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him to join his court. After the rain came down and Tansen was
joining Akbar’s court in saved.
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1556, Tansen soon became


Talented- gifted
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a great favourite of the A.R.Rehman is a talented Textbook questions and answers


Emperor. Akbar walked musician. Why did Swami Haridas say Tansen was
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hear him practice, called Tansen could imitate the calls of birds
upon Tansen to sing at any
Jealous- envious
and animals perfectly. One day he roared
time during the day or He was jealous of my success. like a tiger and frightened the group of
night and also gave him disciples travelling with Swami Haridas.
many presents. Downcast- depressed, sad Therefore Swami Haridas said Tansen
was talented.
He seemed very downcast at
Some of the courtiers the news. Why did Akbar ask Tansen to join his
became jealous of Tansen court?
and wished to see him Main contents of lecture:- Tansen had learnt music from Swami
ruined. Shaukat Mian, a Haridas for eleven years. He had become
courtier plotted to get him Tansen was the only child of
a great and famous singer. Sometimes he
killed. So he wanted his parents.Naughty but sang before Emperor Akbar and Akbar
Tansen to sing Raga talented, he imitated the calls was deeply impressed by Tansen.
Deepak which makes the of birds and animals perfectly. Therefore Akbar asked Tansen to join his
air so hot that the singer is court.
burnt to ashes.
Once he tried to frighten a
group of travellers by roaring How do we know that Akbar was fond of
like a tiger. Tansen? Give two reasons.
Tansen could not disobey
the Emperor, when he was Tansen learnt music from The following two reasons prove that
ordered to sing Raga Swami Haridas for eleven Akbar was fond of Tansen.
Deepak. But Tansen i) Akbar would call upon Tansen to
requested the Emperor to years.He stayed with a holy sing at any time during the day or night.
give him time to prepare man called Mohammad ii) Akbar would just walk into
himself. During this time, Ghaus.He married Hussaini, Tansen’s house to hear him practise.
Tansen taught his daughter one of the ladies in the court
Saraswati and her friend What did the other courtiers feel about
Rupvati to sing Raga
of Rani Mrignaini.Tansen Tansen?
Megh, which will bring became a favourite in Once The other courtiers became jealous of
rain. Tansen was asked to sing Tansen. They considered Tansen as their
Raga Deepak. Tansen asked enemy. So they planned to ruin Tansen.
What happens if Raga Deepak is sung
Tansen started singing his daughter and her friend to
properly?
Raga Deepak on the sing Raga Megh after Raga If Raga Deepak is properly sung, it
appointed day. The air Deepak to counteract the makes the air so hot that the singer is
became warm, the trees effect of the latter.Both ragas burnt to ashes.
dried up, birds fell dead, Why did Tansen’s enemies want him to
flames shut up out of were sung according to plan.
sing the Raga?
nowhere and lighted the Akbar punished Tansen’s Tansen’s enemies were jealous of him.
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girls began to sing Raga Raga and die of heat.


Megh which brought the Why did Tansen agree to sing Raga
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rain and Tansen was


VIDEO LINKS TO TEACH
Deepak?
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saved. THE LESSON:- Tansen wanted to show everybody that


https://youtu.be/PA2fYOybMUE he could sing Raga Deepak properly and
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https://youtu.be/6INvdWs2AFo also he could not disobey the King.


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Tansen was very ill after https://youtu.be/ftXvb_gKQwE Therefore Tansen agreed to sing Raga
this and so Akbar Deepak.
punished Tansen’s What steps did he take to save himself?
enemies. The entire city Students will listen to the Tansen took the following steps to save
rejoiced when Tansen got teacher carefully and follow himself.
well. Tansen remained the instructions given to them. a) He asked the Emperor to give him
Akbar’s court singer till time for preparations.
They will note the Blackboard
1585 when he died. He b) He taught his daughter Saraswati
composed several new work and question answers in and her friend Rupvati to sing Raga
ragas. His tomb in their note-books. They will Megh.
Gwalior is a place of follow the homework related Did his plan work? How?
pilgrimage for musicians. Yes, his plan worked. When Tansen
instructions as desired by the
began to sing, the air became warm and
teacher. just then the two girls began to sing Raga
Megh. The rain came down and Tansen
was saved.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: The Wonder Called Sleep No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of ICT/TLM/ABL/ Question Answers Oral and written works
Blackboard and other materials and plan
of activities to achieve the Los
OBJECTIVES:-
Sleep is a state of SHORT QUESTIONS
To enable the students to
unconscious rest.
distinguish between sleep and 1. What does a good sleep provide?
When we are asleep
dream. Ans. It provides complete rest to
our body recovers
To familiarize the students with the our body and mind.
from tiredness
wonders of sleep.
caused by our 2. Do we remember what happened
To enable the students to know the
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routine activities. It when we are asleep?
importance of dreams.
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is obvious that a
good sleep provides
To motivate the students to Ans. No, it’s not always possible
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mind and body. To enable the students to infer when we are asleep.
meaning of unfamiliar words and to
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impossible for us to To acquaint the students with Ans. No, dreams can never tell
remember exactly lullabies. the future.
what happened when PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE
we were asleep. 4. What is the misconception about
TESTING:
Hardly we the dream?
(a) Do you love to sleep ?
remember a dream. (b) What do you get from sleep ? Ans. Dreams can tell the future.
When we are asleep, (c) Is sleeping necessary for our 5. Who is a “Somnambulist”?
so many things body ?
happen to our body. (d) What will happen if we do not Ans. A person one who walks
They are as follows. sleep for many days ? while sleeping.
i) Our muscles get Word Meanings TEXT BOOK QUESTION AND
relaxed. ii) Our Fatigue - Tiredness ANSWERS
heart beat becomes Due to extreme fatigue, he could
not walk. 1. What is the most obvious
slower. advantage of sleep?
we were overcome by fatigue after
iii) Our temperature a trip to Puri. i) It gives complete rest to our body
and blood pressure Unconscious - Unaware and mind.
fall down. He was unconscious of this
iv) The problem. ii) Our body recovers from
She is unconscious of what she is
activities of the brain tiredness caused by the day’s
talking
slow down. activities.
Sink - to go down
Dream is an activity The ship sank into the river.
of the mind that His doll is going to sink in the 2. What happens to our body when
takes place when we water. we sleep?
are asleep. Dreams Consciously - in a state of
are important for the awareness i) Our muscles got relaxed.
following reasons. Ajay made his choice consciously. ii) Our temperature and blood
i) It helps us to Sita is writing a letter consciously. pressure go down
sleep through noise Reveal - to make something
known to somebody iii) Our heart beat and the activities
or other of the brain slow down.
disturbances. ii) It My friend revealed a secret.
reveals much about His speech revealed his patriotism. 3. Define a dream in your own
one’s problems. Probable - likely to happen words.
It is probable that he will resign
iii) It provides i) It is an activity of the mind.
the job.
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problems. hit coastal Orissa .
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Dreams can never asleep.It helps us to sleep through i) It helps us to sleep through noise
tell the future. noise or other disturbances. It or other disturbances.
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most common problems. It provides solutions to problems.


experience, it has those problems. Dream can never
tell the future. Video links are iii) It gives solutions to those
wonderful powers.
given below:- problems.
They are as follows:
https://youtu.be/mC014QHtjss
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new world. 5. Why has sleep been called
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wonder?
v It helps us to https://youtu.be/nLDyqkWQRZQ
forget our worries Students will listen to the teacher
and sorrows. carefully and follow the i) It transports us to a new
instructions given to them. They world.
Hence it is apt to call
will note the Blackboard work and
the sleep as
question answers in their note-
“Wonder”.
books. They will follow the ii) It helps us to forget all our
homework related instructions as sorrows.
desired by the teacher.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: What Happened to the Reptiles No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of ICT/TLM/ABL/ Question Answers Oral and written
Blackboard and other materials and plan works
of activities to achieve the Los

This lesson is the story of the


OBJECTIVES:- In what way is Pambupatti

reptiles which happened to live objectives different from any other village?
a long, long time ago in the To inculcate the importance of Pambupatti is the village which
village of Pambupatti. Their religious harmony among the pupils. was very different compared to
story is being narrated to Prem To make them understand the other villages; because it is seen in
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village where Prem lived. essentiality of the food chain to have But Pambupatti was so unique that
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away from the riot-ravaged To bring home the importance of peacefully and harmoniously
village with his life. There he
fellow feeling among the pupils for a irrespective of their caste, creed,
came now to the village,
nice coexistence. language, food habits etc. It was a
Pambupatti several hundred
To develop the skill of storytelling of secular village. Thus Pambupatti
miles away from his own.
the pupils. was different from other villages.
There he is taken care of by an
old man who narrates the story
of the reptiles to Prem. The old PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE Why is Prem determined not to
man thinks the story would TESTING:- return to his village?
dissuade the minds of the a) Do you know what are reptiles Prem was determined not to return
people from rioting. ? to his village because the villagers
A long ago there lived reptiles b) Name some reptiles you have of the village had started a fight
like snakes, crocodiles, turtles, seen . with those who prayed to another
lizards in Pambupatti forest. c) Who is the king of reptiles ? God. They had burnt the temples
Every month there would be d) Do you know reptiles live and mosques. Many of them were
the meeting of reptiles whose together ? crushed in that terrible incident.
president would be Makara,
This condition of the village had
the biggest crocodile of the
LESSON ELABORATION:- made Prem burn with shame. So,
forest. Once before the
There lived a variety of people in the he was unwilling to return to his
meeting he ordered the
village Pambupatti. village.
tortoises not to attend the
Once there starts a terrible religious
meeting and leave the forest.
Fearing the horrible looking riot in the village of Prem which is Why did Makara dislike tortoises,
Makara, they did as they were several hundred miles away from snakes and lizards?Write a line
instructed. In the absence of Pambupatti. about each.
the tortoises the forest smelled Somehow Prem manages to save his Makara disliked tortoises because
very badly as there were no life and reaches at the village, they were stupid and slow. They
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rotten river animals.
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snakes to be driven off from very old story of the reptiles of his
the forest .They too received village.
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the letter of Makara as the
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tortoises had. They too were
There lived many types of reptiles like them could change their colour.
ordered not to attend the
snakes, crocodiles, turtles and lizards.
meeting and leave the forest.
There would be a monthly meeting of
They too had to follow the
strict ultimatum of Makara.
all the reptiles. Makara, the giant What went wrong when the
crocodile of the forest would be the tortoises, snakes, and lizards left
Now in the absence of snakes,
president of the meetings. the forest?
rats and frogs that
Once Makara ordered tortoises not to Many awful things started
outnumbered than every other
animal in the forest, created a attend the meeting and leave the happening in the forest. With no
nuisance for the crocodiles. forest. Tortoises yielded to Makara’s tortoises, the jungle seemed to be
order and left the forest. rotting. Earlier, the tortoises used
In a short while the poor
In the absence of the tortoises the to eat the rotting fruits and the
lizards too were driven off
from the forest. Because of forest smelled very badly as there rotting animals in the river. When
their absence now insects grew were no tortoises to eat rotten fruit and the snakes left, the rats and frogs
in millions, growing bigger rotten river animals. increased. They became the
and more and more unpleasant Then the next was the turn of the biggest nuisance. Similarly, when
day by day.It was being a
snakes that too were driven away and the lizards left, there was no fear
complete disorder type
in their absence the rats and the frogs to the insects. There were now
situation in the absence of
made merry like anything creating millions of them growing bigger
these animals, the crocodiles
problems for the crocodiles. and nastier day by day. So, the
even Makara understood of
Finally, the lizards too were driven out whole forest seemed to have gone
being in the forest. But he was
adamant enough not to accept in whose absence insects became crazy when the tortoises, snakes
it openly. However, all the outnumbered, grew bigger and nastier and lizards left it.
gone reptiles are called back to day by day.
come, sending them urgent At last, the crocodiles even Makara Why do you think Prem wants to
messages. They came and in a understood the importance of these tell the story of the reptiles to the
short period of time the animals and called them back. r people of his village?
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tell people the importance of religion. The people had gone


tells this story to the people
everybody in the society. mad. Their emotion of hate was so
there, they will learn the
Video Links for teaching the lesson :- strong that they burnt the holy
importance of all the classes,
https://youtu.be/lQvBEcxkJaU places of others. So, in my opinion
strata and their dire
https://youtu.be/AmO6h6umv-Q
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he thought that after telling this

he has a doubt whether people Students will listen to the teacher story to the people of his village
would listen to the story or carefully and follow the instructions unity, peace and non-violence
not. However, the old man given to them. They will note the might come back and all will live
tells him he should do his duty Blackboard work and question happily. So, Prem wants to tell the
with complete belief answers in their note-books. They will story of reptiles to the people of
irrespective of the fruit he may follow the homework related his village.
get from it.
instructions as desired by the teacher.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: The Old Clock Shop No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of ICT/TLM/ABL/ Blackboard Question Answers Oral and
and other materials and plan of activities to written works
achieve the Los
It was Christmas Eve. OBJECTIVES:- EXERCISE
To enable the students to inculcate self- 1. What made Ray think
Ray's old-clock shop
learning. the visitor was not really a
was still open even at
To enable them to have more proficiency over shopper ?
that late hour. The old the four skills. Ans. Ray was deaf and dumb,
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To enrich their vocabulary. old wise eyes told him that the
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repairing a clock he
To enable them to understand and appreciate new visitors to his shop at that
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had sold that very day. the story. late hour, was not a shopper
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He stood up to close
To enable them to develop the values of life. friendliness in his eyes.
the shop. Just then he
Previous Knowledge Testing:- 2. Why do you think he
saw two men coming to a) Do you have any old/antique clock at had come to the shop?
home ? Ans. The visitor had not come
his shop. One was in
b) Have you visited any antique watch to the shop to buy anything.
his twenties, the other
shop ? Perhaps his intention was to
was close to fifty. The c) Do you like to buy old clocks or loot the owner of his cash. He
antique items ? was in dire need of money.
younger one stayed at
d) If anyone comes to loot the antique 3. How did Ray
the door. The older
items’ shop, what will the shopkeeper communicate with him?
man did not seem do ? Ans. Ray could neither speak
nor hear. So he communicated
friendly.
Ray kept his head cool. Classroom Activities with his customer by writing
his message on a notepad. The
He wrote on a paper
Activities to enable classroom interaction visitor also wrote his reply on
how he might help him.
between students: paper.
He pointed to the board 4. What do you think the
Discuss and Debate man said to his friend who
with old-clocks and
waited
watches hanging on it.
Arguments for and against being nice to at the door?
He did not lend money our enemies. Ans. The older man pointed to
Arguments for and against prisons. his ears and shook his head
on security. But he was
from side to side. Thus he
gentle enough to help
Agree or Disagree conveyed to his younger
the needy. companion that the shop
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Old watches were better than new ones. speak.


his wrist watch from
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his pocket. He asked Ray paid thirty dollars for the robber's old pawnbroker. Why then did he
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watch. lend money


how much the
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Battery-operated watches are better than to people in exchange for


shopkeeper would give
mechanical ones. their old watches and clocks?
him for that. He was We must be kind to those who are unkind Ans. Ray was not a
to us. pawnbroker, a person who
surely in a bad
The robber was a bad person and he wanted lends money on security of
situation. His great
to hurt deaf old Ray. some item. He did not lend
need had brought him Ray refuses to give any money to the money on interest. He was,
robber. however, kind and helpful. He
to Ray's shop.
Ray knew that the robber was actually a couldn't say 'No' to the needy
Ray was very kind and
good person who was badly in need of people.
generous. He loaned money. 6. "The watch was
This story takes place in India on New nothing special and yet had
more than the watch
Year's Eve. great powers."
was worth for. He Ray was old and deaf. In what sense did it have
Festivals are made to pass the message of 'great powers'?
pulled out a fifty dollar
peace and goodwill to all. Ans. The watch was just
note from the cash box.
Food for Thought ordinary. But it had the power
He put it into the man's The visitors had come to the shop to… to pull a person out of a bad
Ray paid more for the old watch than he situation. The older man got
hand. They both knew
should because… the money he needed without
that the watch wasn't
Ray knew that his visitor was in need, hurting Ray. The generous
worth that much. because… shopkeeper also escaped
Ray thinks the visitor was not really a physical injury. In this sense
The man before
shopper, because… the watch had great powers.
walking out of the shop
Ray accepts the old watch, because… 7. Do you think the man
wrote that he would be VIDEO LINKS TO TEACH THIS LESSON : would ever come back to pick
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watch. He had, after all, got a


Christmas'. Students will listen to the teacher carefully
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price higher than the watch


Soon the clocks struck and follow the instructions given to them.
was worth for.
the midnight hour all They will note the Blackboard work and 8. When did "the unfriendly
face" of the visitor turn truly
together. They gave question answers in their note-books. They
friendly?
timeless message of. will follow the homework related instructions
Ans. The unfriendly face of
peace, hope and as desired by the teacher. the visitor turned friendly
when he got a fifty dollar note
goodwill in the world.
for his ordinary watch. He felt
obliged and happy.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: A Pact With The Sun No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of ICT/TLM/ABL/ Question Answers Oral and written works
Blackboard and other materials and plan of
activities to achieve the LOs
Question 1: What did the physicians ask
A pact with OBJECTIVES:-
To enable students to learn about Saeeda’s mother to do to get well? Did their
the Sun is value of health and ways to cure or advice help her? If not, why not?
an
prevent the diseases Answer: The physicians told Saeeda’s mother
To develop a feeling of love and care that in order to get well, she should not eat
interesting towards sick people normal food and should confine herself to her
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small, dingy room with the doors and windows
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focuses on to help the patients for intensive care


No, their advice did not help her because good
maintaining at home
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To develop language skills and
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health by reading habit she needed to get better.


Question 2: What did the specialist prescribe in
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Previous Knowledge Test


an addition to medicine?
a) Have you fell sick sometime ?
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interesting b) Who takes care of you when Answer: In addition to medicine, the specialist
you are sick ? prescribed a normal diet − chapati, vegetables,
story. milk, fruits, etc., as well as sunshine and fresh
c) What precautions are taken
when you are sick ? air.
d) Have you taken care of your Question 3:What did Saeeda tell the sunrays to
Saeeda’s family members when they do?
are sick ? How did you help Answer: Saeeda told the sunrays to come the
mother them ? next day with lots of warmth and brightness
lives in a because her mother was ill and needed their
Classroom Activities help.
small, dark Activities to enable classroom Question 4: Why were the sunrays keen to go
room and is interaction between students. down to the earth the next day?
Discuss and Debate
always ill. Answer: The sunrays were keen to go down to
People are healthier in the villages,
the earth the next day because they had given
A good and smarter in the cities.
Country-life is healthier than city their word to Saeeda, whose mother was ill and
physician life. needed their help. They felt that if they did not
gives her Most problems in the world today go, the people of earth would call them liars.
are due to less contact with nature. Extras
effective
Exercise is the best medicine. What is your own formula for keeping good
medicine Agree or Disagree health?
The specialist gave effective advice Drinking plenty of water; playing outdoor games
and sound
to Saeeda’s mother. regularly, balanced diet including many
advice to The sun lives in the heavens. vegetables and fruits, no fried and junk food;
Sun rays are always good and sleeping early in the night and waking early in
spend more
never harmful. the morning, etc. are good health practices.
time in Children can talk to trees, flowers,
Drinking plenty of water: Our body needs a lot
stones, animals, moon, and God.
sunshine of water to work. Drinking plenty of water keeps
Sunshine, fresh air, and exercise
and fresh are all very important. us our body hydrated. It also helps us in the
Think:- elimination of waste and harmful substances.
air. But Playing outdoor games regularly: Outdoor
I get sunshine and fresh air when
when the I... games maintain good blood circulation.
If I have neighbors who are ill, I A balanced diet including many vegetables and
sky
would ask them to… fruits: Our body needs multiple vitamins,
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health is… No fried and junk food: Fried food lowers the
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opened the doors and windows, fried foods and unhealthy oils.
clouds,
because...
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Sleeping early in the night and waking early in


Saeeda This story tries to teach us... the morning: Sleeping rejuvenates the mind and
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I think Saeeda’s mother was the body. Around 8 hours of sound sleep is a
makes a
always ill, because...
must for us. Sleeping early and waking up early
special pact Methodology: Discussion, activity
makes a good routine and help s us maintain
and video demonstration
with the good health.
Video Links to teach this lesson:-
sunrays to https://youtu.be/JsK2TeWCEfo A physician or a specialist first.
https://youtu.be/u80YY4X8pw0 For common cold and other simple diseases, a
help her physician is the right choice. He examines the
Students will listen to the teacher
mother get carefully and follow the instructions problem, and if the issue is big, he refers to the
given to them. They will note the person to the specialist.
well.
Blackboard work and question In case the problem is big and alienating, visiting
answers in their note-books. They a specialist is better. He diagnoses the problem
will follow the homework related carefully and uses analytical test to find the
instructions as desired by the teacher. reason.
5E BASED LESSON PLANS BY VIJAY KUMAR HEER
Class: VI Subject: English Book: A Pact With Sun
Chapter name: A Strange Wrestling Match No. of periods required: 04
Commencement Schedule: As per teacher diary and review plan for the session.
Focused Skills and Learning Outcomes: As mentioned below in the objectives of the lesson
Gist of lesson Pedagogy and use of Question Answers Oral and written
ICT/TLM/ABL/ Blackboard works
and other materials and plan of
activities to achieve the LOs

There was once a wrestler OBJECTIVES:- Question 1:What was Vijay Singh’s
weakness? Which awkward
named Vijay Singh. He was tall • Speaking skill
with massive shoulders and situation did it push him into?
muscular arms. He had a through Story Telling Answer:Vijay Singh’s weakness
shortcoming. He was fond of was that he was fond of boasting.
technique : use
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meet a ghost.
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Desert at night. Vijay Singh • thinking of the plot Question 2:Was the old woman’s
accepted the challenge.
gift to Vijay Singh eccentric?
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as a film or a series of
Vijay Singh set out for the Why?
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journey. An old woman gave connected images Answer:The old woman’s gift to
him strange gifts. She gave him Vijay Singh was eccentric or
an egg and a lump of salt. As he • telling the story in
unusual because it contained
walked the night deepened. The own words nothing but a lump of salt and an
moon was bright and the stars
egg. Both of these were not enough
shone clearly. As Vijay Singh • creating your own
stepped into the Haunted Desert
for one travelling through a desert.
He heard the voice of a ghost version of the story (adapt Question 3:
Why did Vijay Singh ask the ghost
The voice said” Vijay Singh, you and improvise)
disguised as Natwar to come
will get lost in the desert.Come Language learning as a closer?
with me. I am your friend
Answer:Vijay Singh asked the
Natwar”. Vijay Singh called him intuitive process through
back and asked him to come ghost disguised as Natwar to come
closer. He wanted to size up his dramatization. closer because he had realized that
enemy. Soon the ghost appeared he was not his friend, but a ghost.
Learning delivery of
at his side. Vijay Singh peered He wanted to have a better look at
into his face and told that he was language as a first the ghost, and like all good
a plain lying ghost. wrestlers, he wanted to size up his
language, i.e thought,
opponent.
Vijay Singh told him that he understanding and Question 4:What made the ghost
wanted to meet him and wanted speechless? Why?
expression are in the same
to wrestle with him. The ghost Answer: The ghost was speechless
was speechless. The ghost tried language. because Vijay Singh had called him
to frighten Vijay Singh. He said a “plain, lying ghost”. The ghost
TLO: Students will be
”You don’t appear that strong to was used to people starting back in
me ”At this Vijay Singh said able to imbibe speaking horror when they met him; but
”Appearances can be deceptive.” Vijay Singh had insulted him.
skill through Story
Vijay Singh picked a piece of Question 5: Why did Vijay Singh
rock from the sand. He asked the Telling technique using say “Appearances can be
ghost to squeeze and bring out deceptive”?
multi-sensory, non-linear
the fluid from it. Meantime he Answer:Vijay Singh said
brought out the egg stealthily. approach to make the “appearances can be deceptive”
Then he snatched the rock from because both he and the ghost were
the ghost and placed it between child a confident user of
pretending to be someone else.
his hands and squeeze it hard. At English. Vijay Singh was pretending to be a
once the yellow yolk of the egg
brave and fearless wrestler and the
oozed from around his fingers. PREVIOUS
The ghost was astonished.
ghost had pretended to be Natwar
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Then Vijay Singh picked PART II
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another piece of rock and gave it TESTING:


Question 1:
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to the ghost. The ghost examined a) Have you heard How did Vijay Singh use the egg?
it carefully. He found it a piece
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How did he use the lump of salt?


of stone only. Vijay Singh asked about ghost ?
Answer:Vijay Singh demonstrated
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him to crumble it and take out


salt from it. The ghost tried hard. b) Do you have ever his strength to the ghost by making
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At that time Vijay Singh took him believe that the egg was a
seen any ghost?
out the lump of salt from his lump of rock filled with fluid,
pocket. He snatched away the c) What will happen which he could crush. He did the
stone from the ghost and same with the lump of salt, which
crumbled the lump of salt.
if a ghost starts
the ghost thought was a rock
He held out his hand and asked fight with wrestler containing salt. The ghost was
the ghost to taste it. The ghost mesmerised by this show of the
?
was surprised. He thought to pahalwan’s strength.
trick him some other way. He d) Predict the winner Question 2: Why did Vijay Singh
invited Vijay Singh to his house. conclude that the ghost would not
Vijay Singh agreed to this. The if human fights
be a worthy opponent to him? Was
ghost fed him dry fruits and a lot with a ghost which he fair in his judgement?
of milk. Then he made him sleep Answer: Vijay Singh concluded
on a luxurious bed. may not be ghost
that the ghost would not be a
In the middle of the night Vijay and pretending to worthy opponent to him because
Singh slipped of his bed. He the ghost was not strong enough to
placed a bolster in the centre of be a ghost.
be able to crush the fluid-filled and
the bed. It looked exactly like a salt-filled rocks. He was not fair in
sleeping man. Just before the Methodology:Story his judgement because he had
break of dawn, the ghost fooled the ghost into believing that
approached him with a stout Telling and
the things he had crushed were
club. He brought down the club demonstration, activity rocks.
to what he thought was Vijay Question 3: Why did Vijay Singh
Singh’s head. Not hearing a based learning.
ask the ghost to accompany him to
groan he thought that he had
killed his enemy. In the middle VIDEO LINKS TO town next day?
of the night Vijay Singh slipped Answer:Vijay Singh asked the
TEACH THIS LESSON:-
of his bed. He placed a bolster in ghost to accompany him to town
https://youtu.be/Qbr45ZUOfi0 the next day because he wanted to
the centre of the bed. It looked
exactly like a sleeping man. Just display the ghost as his trophy of
before the break of dawn, the https://youtu.be/Pz8o_KCQX_4 victory.
ghost approached him with a Question 4:What made the ghost
stout club. He brought down the believe Vijay Singh was dead?
https://youtu.be/0YHDYxZJ7uc
club to what he thought was Answer: When the ghost hit the
Vijay Singh’s head. Not hearing bolster on the bed with a stout club,
a groan he thought that he had https://youtu.be/PrYzVXihNXQ he did not hear even a groan. This
killed his enemy.
made him believe that Vijay Singh
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Meanwhile Vijay Singh crept Question 5:Vijay Singh complained
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referring to, and why?
are many insects in your house.
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Here I was enjoying a good sleep
Students will listen to the complained of insects in the cave
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and there comes this insect to


trouble me. I counted its seven he was referring to the blows which
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teacher carefully and the ghost had given to the bolster


flappings . ”The ghost panicked.
Those seven blows would have follow the instructions kept on the bed. He did this to
reduced any other man to pulp. make the ghost accept that he was a
given to them. They will strong and formidable wrestler.
He thought it was not right to
live with such a formidable note the Blackboard work Question 6: Was it really a ghost
wrestler. He fled from there who Vijay Singh befooled? Who
and question answers in do you think it was?
living behind the ill gotten
wealth. Then Vijay Singh their note-books. They Answer: The ghost’s cave
returned to his village with the contained the wealth that he had
wealth. Then he went to the old will follow the homework collected by looting and killing the
woman to thank her for her gifts. related instructions as people travelling through the
Haunted Desert. So in reality, he
desired by the teacher. could have been a robber who had
disguised himself as a ghost for
scaring and over powering innocent
travelers.