Year 5 Let’s Speak about School Subjects
Check whether you know these words.
different – різний
We study different subjects at school.
Science – наука
We have Science on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
History – історія
I like to read books on History. We discuss how people lived in the past at the lessons of History.
Craft – трудове навчання
We have Craft on Friday. In Craft we make different things and cook.
Geography – географія
His favourite lesson is Geography. We read about countries of the world in Geography.
IT (Information Technology) – інформатика
IT is our third lesson on Monday. In IT we learn how to use the computer.
PE (Physical Education) – фізкультура
My friend’s favourite lesson is PE. In PE we run, jump and play different sports games.
Religion – релігія
In England children have the lesson of Religion at school. On Wednesday we have Religion before Art.
Gymnastics – гімнастика
He’s good at Gymnastics.
Art – мистецтво
Art is my favourite subject. In Art we draw and paint.
timetable – розклад
This is our timetable. Have you seen the new timetable on the notice board?
boring – нудний
I think History is boring.
popular – популярний
In some countries number five is very popular.
swot – зубрилка
Students who have excellent marks are called swots.
easy – легкий
English is an easy subject for me.
be good at – бути вправним у чомусь
I am good at English. She’s good at Ukrainian. What are you good at?
computer wizard – комп’ютерний геній
He’s a computer wizard. He can work on the computer well.
round the world – навколо світу
They’ve got a lot of pen-friends all round the world.
dictionary – словник
Have you got an English-Ukrainian dictionary? We need a dictionary at the lessons of English.
musical instrument – музичний інструмент
Which musical instrument can you play? I can play the piano. Would you like to play the guitar?
synthesizer – синтезатор
Can she play the synthesizer? She’s got a synthesizer.
hope – сподіватися
I hope we haven’t got many classes today. I hope to get an excellent mark in History.
information – інформація
You can read the information about our school on our school website. The teacher of Geography tells us a lot of interesting information about our planet.
guess – здогадуватися
Guess why Saturday is the best of all. We don’t go to school on Saturday.
tricky – хитрий, складний
He is tricky. This is a tricky question.
good – better – the best – добрий – кращий – найкращий
History is better than Maths. He is the best pupil in our class.
bad – worse – the worst – поганий – гірший – найгірший
Music is worse than Art. Thursday is the worst day in the week because we’ve got six lessons.
little – less – the least – маленький – менший – найменший
Science is less interesting than Geogrpahy. Maths is the least popular school subject.
hate – ненавидіти
I hate Maths because I’m not good at it. In Maths we do sums and solve problems.
difficult – важкий
Maths is the most difficult subject for me. Is it difficult for you to learn English?
May I go out? – Дозвольте вийти?
Sorry, I am late. – Вибачте, я спізнився.
Who is absent? – Хто відсутній?
What do we have for homework? – Яке домашнє завдання?
presentation – презентація
I can make presentations in English.
parts of speech – частини мови
noun – іменник
pronoun – займенник
adjective – прикметник
verb – дієслово
preposition – прийменник
friendly – доброзичливий, дружній
Our new teacher of Science is friendly. I like friendly teachers.
intelligent – розумний, кмітливий
My Maths teacher is the most intelligent person I know.
composer – композитор
style of music – стиль музики
In Music we learn about composers and styles of music.
calculation – обчислення
In Maths we use numbers and calculations.
language – мова
Ukrainian is my native language.
foreign – іноземний
We learn two foreign languages at school, Engllish and German.
important – важливий
It is important to learn a foreign language, especially English.
Let’s Talk about School Subjects
- What school subjects do you study in Year 5?
- Is your timetable OK?
- What are your favourite subjects?
- What is your least favourite subject?
- Who is your favourite teacher?
- What are you good at?
- What are you bad at?
- What do you think is the most important subject?
- What do you think is the least important subject?
- What is the easiest subject?
- What is the most difficult subject?
- What lesson is the most boring?
- What lesson is the most interesting?
- What lesson is the most popular among your classmates?
- What do you do in Maths (Ukrainian, Ukrainian Literature, Geography, History, Art, Music, IT, PE, English)?
- Are there swots in your class? Do kids tease them?
- Do you often have tests?
- Why do you learn English?
- What are your favourite activities in English class? (reading, doing projects, writing, learning new English words, singing songs, speaking English, doing crosswords, listening to a story, reciting poems, learning grammar, working in groups, doing tests on computer, doing grammar exercises, speaking English)