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How to write a good speech

Delivering a good speech starts with the writing of it. Although the topics of most speeches are different, some elements are widely applicable that can help us write a good speech more easily.   A Core Message A speech’s core message is the goal of a speech: what does the speaker want to tell to [...]

Nigerian govt reverses resumption of schools, says no WAEC exam for now.

The federal government has reversed its earlier announcement on the resumption of schools. It also said no Nigerian school will participate in the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations earlier scheduled for August 5 to September 5. This year’s examination, administered by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), was postponed indefinitely in April after it [...]

SS2 Commerce Third Term: Capital (cont’d)

Importance of Working Capital It helps to determine the funds that will be available for running a business. It helps to know if the business is solvent or not i.e to know if the business have the ability to settle debt without selling fixed asset It serves as a check against holding down too much [...]

SS2 BiologyThird Term: Grassland Or Savanna Habitats

Introduction A grassland or savanna is a plant community in which grass species are dominant with short but scattered trees and shrubs. The grassland or savanna lies between the forest and the deserts or arid land. Types of Grasslands There are two major types of grasslands. These are the tropical grassland (savanna) and the temperate [...]

SS2 Mathematics Third Term: Cumulative Frequency Graph

Cumulative Frequency Graphs: What is it? Cumulative frequency is the running total of the frequencies. On a graph, it can be represented by a cumulative frequency polygon, where straight lines join up the points, or a cumulative frequency curve. Example Frequency: Cumulative Frequency: 4 4 6 10 (4 + 6) 3 13 (4 + 6 [...]

JSS1 Computer Science Third Term: Screen Pointing Devices

Introduction A pointing device can be define as any hardware component that allows the user to input spatial data into the computer using physical gesture such as point click and drag. Types Of Pointing Devices There are several pointing devices which are Mouse: Mouse is an input device that is used for controlling the cursor [...]

JSS1 Physical Health Education Third Term: Javelin Throw For Women at Olympics

Javelin Throw for Women at Olympics Javelin throw is a field athletics event contested at international competitions. Javelin is a spear-like object made from fiber glass or metal. In the event, a javelin is thrown from a specified point on the competition ground to a distance. In the ancient days, javelin was used as a [...]

JSS1 Mathematics Third Term: Three Dimensional Shapes

Three-dimensional Shapes Nearly everything that we can see and touch takes up space. These things are either gases, liquids or solids. You will study some of the properties of liquids and gases in science. Most solids, or three-dimensional shapes, such as stones and trees, have rough and irregular shape. This usually occurs in nature. However, some three-dimensional shapes, such as [...]

JSS2 Social Studies Third Term: Storage

Definition of Storage Storage can be defined as the means of storing things for future use. It is  act of putting something that is not being used in a place where it is available, where it can be kept safely, etc. : the act of storing something Things we store Things we store are: Perishable [...]

JSS2 English Language Third Term: Letter Writing and Verb Types

Letter Writing Letter writing is an essential skill. Despite the prevalence of emails and text messages, everyone has to write letters at some point. Letters of complaint, job applications, thank you letters, letters requesting changes or making suggestions — the list goes on and on. Letter writing is part of the required curriculum in schools. It [...]

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