MEANING OF HARDWORK AND LAZINESS
MEANING OF LAZINESS
Laziness is the quality of not being willing to work or use any effort. Work is the activity which a person performs in order to earn a living. It involves the provision of goods and services which other people need in society. When you work, you solve some problems in society, and you should get paid for it.
OUR ATTITUDE TO WORK
The following are what our attitude to work should be:
1. We must learn to do a particular kind of work. We can do this by going to school. We can also learn a trade by learning directly from those who know and practice the trade.
2 We must learn to do our work with skill.
3 We must arrive at work early, even if we are self-employed.
4 We must work hard in order to get the best results.
5 We should get the kind of work we love doing. We would find it easy to work hard and do our best, if we do what we love.
Advantages of hard work and disadvantages of laziness
Advantages of hard work
1 People who are hardworking solve problems and get paid for doing so.
2 Employers are happy with hardworking people and promote them.
3 Employers increase the salaries of hardworking staff.
4 Hardworking people are self-reliant. Being self-reliant is honorable.
5 Hardworking people find it easy to get better paying jobs.
Disadvantages of laziness
1 Lazy people do not get promoted at work.
2 Sometimes, lazy people get demoted at their place of work.
3 Lazy people get sacked from work.
4 Lazy people find it difficult to make a profit, especially when they are self-employed.
5 Laziness could turn people to beggars. Begging is not honorable at all. It should be discouraged in society.
STRATEGIES AND ACTIVITIES
The Teacher revises the previous week lesson.
The Teacher introduces the new topic.
The Teacher explains the note in details.
The Teacher gives room for pupils to ask questions.
The Teacher evaluates the pupils.
ASSESSMENT AND EVALUATION
- Define hard work and laziness
- List what our attitude to work should be
- List the advantages and disadvantages of hard work and laziness
- What is laziness?
- Mention 5 advantages of laziness
- State 5 disadvantages of laziness