Subject (school) facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts

Subjects are the parts into which learning can be divided. At school, each lesson usually covers one subject only. Some of the most common subjects at school are English, history, mathematics, physical education and science.

Examples

Primary school subjects: (ages 4–11)

Secondary school subjects: (ages 11–16)

  • Art
  • Business studies
  • Citizenship
  • Dance
  • Design & technology
  • Drama
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Information and communication technology (ICT)
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Modern studies
  • Music
  • PE: Physical education
  • PSHE: Personal, social and health education (PSHE)
  • RE: Religious education
  • Science
  • Study skills

Other subjects include:


Subject (school) Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.