Subjects We Study in Year 6
Word List Subjects We Study
compulsory – обов’язковий
All subjects we study are compulsory. Is English a compulsory subject? Secondary education is compulsory in Ukraine.
add – додавати
Shall I add your name to the list? Add twenty and forty.
addition – додавання
She’s ready to learn simple addition. In addition to his flat in London, he has a villa in Italy and a castle in Scotland.
subtract – віднімати
If you subtract 3 from 5, you get 2. She can not add or subtract even the simplest numbers in her head.
subtraction – віднімання
There will be simple tests in addition and subtraction. The difference is found by subtraction. The plus sign is used in addition and the minus is used in subtraction.
multiply – множити
Think of a number and multiply it by two. Children will learn to multiply in the second grade. If you multiply seven by 15 you get 105.
multiplication – множення
The teacher drilled the multiplication tables every day. We had a test in multiplication.
divide – ділити
Divide eight by two and you get four. Divide the cake with your brother. The children are already learning to multiply and divide. We add, subtract, multiply and divide numbers.
division – ділення
There will be simple tests in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Are you good at division?
mathematical calculations – математичні розрахунки
The mathematical calculations are not easy. We do all sorts of mathematical calculations at our Maths lessons.
equal – дорівнювати
A dollar is equal to one hundred cents. You should multiply six by three and it equals eighteen.
discuss – обговорювати
We read and discuss interesting books at our Literature classes. I want to discuss your work with you.
recite poems – декламувати вірші
I don’t like to recite poems in front of the class. He could recite poems very well.
fascinating – захоплюючий
We can hear fascinating stories what life was like before at the lessons of History. It sounds absolutely fascinating. He is a fascinating person. He told some fascinating stories about his life in India.
memorize – запам’ятовувати
She can memorize facts very quickly. It’s difficult for me to memorize the dates. An actor must be able to memorize his lines.
search – шукати
Search for knowledge, read more. We had to search for China on the globe. If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.
composition – твір
This is a good topic for your composition. Have you finished your composition already? His composition is excellent except for some grammar mistakes.
culture – культура
In Geography lessons you can learn about people of different cultures. Travelling helps us learn culture and traditions. We need a map and a globe in Geography.
creature – створіння, істота
The crocodile is a strange-looking creature. In Biology we learn interesting facts about living creatures on our planet. We should take care of all creatures.
experiment – експеримент
We sometimes do experiments at the lessons of Biology. The experiment was a big success. We can learn by experiment that oil and water will not mix.
endangered species – вимираючий вид
Mountain gorillas are an endangered species. The chimpanzee is an endangered species. We read about endangered species and how to help them.
pollution – забруднення
We should stop air and water pollution. The most important question in the world today is pollution.
environment – навколишнє середовище
We must protect the environment. The children must have a happy environment at school. In Biology we discuss pollution of the environment.
foreign language – іноземна мова
At our lessons of foreign languages we develop our skills in speaking, reading, listening and writing. How many foreign languages do you know?
conversation – розмова
Let’s read this conversation. We had a long conversation with the teacher.
improve – покращити
I want to improve my reading skills. The teacher says that I have to improve my grammar.
skill – вміння, майстерність
He has great skill in drawing. Her dance skills are amazing. I must improve my listening skills.
pronunciation – вимова
The pronunciation of some English words is difficult. We must learn pronunciation and grammar rules.
allow – дозволити
My parents allow me to invite my friends at the weekends. The teacher doesn’t allow students to use their mobile phones at the lessons.
correct – правильний; виправляти
Would you help me correct my pronunciation? The teacher corrects our mistakes. Your answer is correct.
woodwork – столярна работа
He enjoys woodwork at school. Boys study woodwork and metalwork at this school.
pokerwork – випалювання
Boys can do pokerwork at the lessons of Craft.
prefer – віддати перевагу
I prefer tea to coffee. What do you prefer doing in your free time? Where do you prefer to spend your summer holidays?
connect – з’єднувати
Click here to connect to the Internet.
opinion – думка
What’s your opinion of the film? In my opinion, the film is interesting. In my opinion, he’s the best sportsman in our school. In my opinion, subjects we study are useful.
Studying at School: Subjects We Study
Children have different subjects at school. Some are fascinating for them and some are boring. In Maths pupils should learn to add, divide, multiply and subtract. In Literature they may write compositions and learn poems by heart. In Geography the teacher might show new countries on the globe and tell children about new cultures. In English children can improve their language skills. In German they can learn the pronunciation of difficult words.
What subject do you prefer the most?
Subjects We Study
We study many subjects at school, such as Maths, Ukrainian, English, Ukrainian Literature, World Literature, History, Geography, Biology, IT, PE, Art, Music and some others. All the subjects are compulsory.
In Maths we do with numbers. We do all sorts of mathematical calculations. We add numbers (ten plus five is fifteen), subtract numbers (eight minus four is four), multiply numbers (two times six is twelve) or divide numbers (ten divided by two is five).
In Ukrainian language we learn grammar rules and do lots of grammar exercises, write dictations and essays.
At our Literature classes we read and discuss interesting books and recite poems.
In History we learn about the things and people from the past. We can hear fascinating stories what life was like before. We read about heroes and battles. But the problem is that we must memorize lots of dates.
In Geography we learn about our planet, about other planets and stars. We learn about rivers, lakes, mountains, continents, oceans, countries and cities from all over the world. We need a map and a globe.
In Biology we get to know interesting facts about nature: all living creatures on our planet – plants, animals, people. We learn what they eat, where they live, how they grow. We do experiments sometimes. We read about endangered species and how to help them, about pollution of the environment and how to safe our planet.
At our lessons of foreign languages we develop our skills in speaking, reading, listening and writing, learn about customs and traditions as well. We learn words and phrases and also grammar rules.
In IT we learn everything about computers and how to use them. We are taught to type and store information, surf the Internet, make presentations, download information, pictures and music. It is fun because we sometimes play games.
In PE we really have fun because we play different sports. We have classes in the gym or on the sports ground. We need a PE kit: sneakers and special clothes.
In Music we are told about composers and styles of music. We have fun singing songs.
In Craft we make different things. Boys can do woodwork, pokerwork or metal work. Girls are taught cookery, embroidery, sewing and knitting.
At Art classes we are told about famous artists and are taught to draw and paint.
My favourite lesson is English. I am fond of doing projects and learning about English-speaking countries. At the lessons of English we can speak about animals and plants, about Earth and its problems, about countries and historic events. We sing songs and make presentations. It’s great that English helps me to learn about the world.