Top Ten Most Important School SubjectsChayawat
The Top Ten
Everything in the world involves math or numbers in one way or another and there is no way that it can be avoided. Whether it is the programming of a video game or the price of things at the supermarket, numbers and math are everywhere!
Math is extremely important in our society. Number sense and arithmetic are so incredibly important that you would not get far without it. Pretty much all Science relies on Math and logical thinking, and they go hand in hand. Back in the Greek times, it was only taught to the upper class. These days, Math can be a grippingly complex subject at the higher end of study, but it still is extremely important for almost all aspects of life.
Math give chance to create a world with numbers. You can find this numbers in everything. Everything has a system, equal with numbers. Because math is very important.
We started from Maths and will end with Maths alsoV 180 Comments
By far the most important subject IN THE WORLD. Don't think
English is only for people who want to be journalists and authors, it's an important life skill to take on board from school, then on to Uni and then speaking in job interviews using correct English. Even in written questions in Science and other subjects give you marks for using good English now.
English is my least favourite subject but what I think is the most important subject. It's the world's international language and is everywhere it is absolutely needed for everything in order to be successful. You need it for job interviews to look good for the job, to learn other subjects well and even doing ordinary things like going to the shop. I find it extremely difficult at school to learn at a sophisticated high standard, and I much prefer maths, or a more logical subject, but you really can't live without English.
Although English is probably my least favorite subject, I still think it's the most ...more
By far the most important subject IN THE WORLD. Don't think English is only for people who want to be journalists and authors, it's an important life skill to take on board from school, then on to Uni and then speaking in job interviews using correct English. Even in written questions in Science and other subjects give you marks for using good English now.
It's English we would know nothing in our society today if we didn't know how to read when you disagree with someone or something it's all English you're the counter claim but you use evidence to support why and we are talking about the most important subject in school that's all English we disagree with each other but we provide reasons why as text evidence and when it comes to MATH you're still teaching me English you're relating it to the real world and everyday life involves compare and contrast and text to text, text to self, text to world especially when it comes to the amendments my rights as a citizen.
We NEED to learn proper grammar and use it nearly everyday. We would get nowhere in life without this subject. Math and English should swap places on this list.V 103 Comments
If we don't understand what we did in the past, we are bound to repeat the same mistakes again and again.
I am obsessed with time. I feel nostalgic for a time period I didn't live in (the 1980's), but I am constantly yearning for the technology and characteristics of the future. History is so important because we have to prevent the past from repeating itself, which is very similar to what is often portrayed in time travel. (Back to the Future is a great example of this.)
You'd be surprised that I'm hoping and praying I pass history. - RockFashionista
It shows us how societies and governments are created and how they fall. We can use history to influence us today, so we don't make the same mistakes. Plus, it shows how everything came to be and what countries were like back then. - ethanmeinster
History is best hindi is worst history is best hindi is worstV 46 Comments
Science is so important. Everything is first discovered with Science, then Math. Science is the essence to everything. We wouldn't have computers, rockets and even televisions. People discover things by using Science. Math comes in so much later. You hear people saying 'Cells are living things because they respond to changes and can reproduce' That is Science. You don't hear people saying 'Cells are living things because there are a billion of them.' That's Math. Anyway, what is the subject that helped discover cells in the first place? Science. I think you might want to up the rank of Science in the most important subject.
Simply the best subject by FAR. Science fulfills the purpose of the world/earth. It demonstrates to us how things work and why they do so. When you pronounce the word "Science" people think of it as a boring, sophisticated and complex subject but the truth is very different. Science is a subject full of joy and can be very fun if you think of it as an interesting subject. By far Science is the most mysterious subject because there are lost of things to be discovered and that what makes Science such as an important subject.
Science includes a vast amount of subjects including biology, astronomy, computer science, geology, physics, and more. Science can teach us to use factual information in research papers which increases our language skills, science also uses applied mathematics to solve for world problems, and uses knowledge of social studies to make the present and future better. Science and math is everywhere and practically everything.
Math, then science it is so important! Especially if you become hooked with Astronomy, Biology, or Physics, etc. etc. Science is such a wonderful, powerful and mysterious force of nature - SwiftdawnV 74 Comments
Many of the decisions leading to the biggest mistakes of History were made around tables from which a Geographer was missing. It's time to credit the subject that literally spans the globe, studying every aspect be that physical or human (nature or society). It's far from just 'colouring in' and anyone who thinks that is just deluded.
Geography is our world, and if we don't understand it then we can't prepare for the future, such as avoiding a tsunami. It's affects us everyday without many not knowing it, and we need to understand societies and cultures. Geography helps us make choices within our planet.
Affects us everyday. If you can't understand and use the world for your good then we're going nowhere. If you can't understand it then god knows what OUR world is coming to. Development, preventing disasters, the environment, its GEOGRAPHY!
Geography in my opinion is an interesting,fun,interactive and useful subject,it can get you a good job/a good career,geography covers the world around us and how it functions.Without geography as a subject we wouldn't know how the world functions,names of cities,what capital cities,counties,countries,continents are etc.it's a very useful topic and you get a good CV,it links to other subjects like history,environmental studies & moreV 25 Comments
Normally, I would automatically say Physics because it's my subject, but I seriously believe that it's the most important, as it's the underpinning of everything. See the list "top ten reasons why physics is the best field of science", on of my favourite lists for an explanation. - PositronWildhawk
Physics help us understand the natural world happens. - Chayawat
Physics is wonderful as it explains the world.Everything involves physics and a Physics degree is extremely valuable.
I believe that everything could be discovered by PhysicsV 11 Comments
If you don't know about danger chemical, you might have accident. - Chayawat
Chemistry is also very interesting.
Yeah! It can maybe teach you how to differentiate a poison from a drink, plus, IT'S JUST INTERESTING!
Chemistry is the basic need of everything
Its day to day life
Everyone need to study about animals and human's body to know how to cure the sick. - Chayawat
Your average person uses technology and IT far more than any sciences or any humanities
It is the number 1 subject.
Yeh bro/sis biology is the most important and mandatory subject for being a high level doctor. It gives us a deep knowledge about diversified living organisms, prevention against diseases and so on. It is my favourite subject since 9th standard.
I'm a quite fan of biology.
I like to Learn about human and animal Bodies, plants and doing some experiments as well
Algebra is a category in math. Why is math and algebra separate.
Because your totally gonna get stopped on the street and held at gunpoint by muggers demanding you know how to expand brackets or some thing
Is it because it is boring to some that it is at ninth? Algebra is no different from advanced math.
Yes its pointless GOOD JOB!V 13 Comments
People learn more about their world and how they can contribute to it - a great subject.
Because it's a study of people. And we are a world of people with different options and ideas.
I thought social studies is practically history. Yet there is a 7 placing difference. Something is wrong with this world. I will fix it and you will read it in that history book.
Its kind of like pre and that is important but if you don't know about what surrounds you, how can uyou deal with problems and other peopleV 8 Comments
Physical Education is more important than any other subject. It doesn't matter if you're a math whiz or great at history, being inactive, could impair your ability to live life to its fullest. And it isn't just being overweight that's a risk. If you are not taught how to move your body, the inactivity can cause blood clots, diabetes, heart disease, and a host of other problems.
Physical Education boosts confidence and can prevent teasing and bullying. Exercise can also prevent depression. When you move your body around, it releases endorphins. They dull your perception of pain, and they also cause a reaction in the body that makes you feel more positive.
Exercise is also a great way to let go of anger, or sadness, and some types of exercise can even help express feelings. Dance, in particular, helps express things without actually telling them to anyone. A lot of Physical Education is sports. The effort involved in sports can teach teamwork, strategy, and split-second ...more
But this isn't the only one you need. Besides, you don't need the subject to learn much. Say the way you got exercise was running. You don't need the subject for that! You can go out with your parents! Even if you're not homeschooled! For math and language arts, it's incredibly helpful and usually needed to have a teacher( they need to correct our mistakes and show us the real way, right? ) That teacher can be your parent
Exercise increases confidence and allows the brain to function more efficiently. If you want to perform well in school and in life, then you must take physical education seriously. However, many people do not prioritize exercise.
Agree.V 20 Comments
(This was when I was in year 7 / 6th grade)
I used to be a distracted, always-bored person (at school) - I honestly didn't care about my grades (they were below average).
But when I was on a school tip to an art museum, I was literally fascinated at the ; everyone thought that there was something wrong with me. Then I had this big motivation to start drawing, so, I did. Then everything changed. I was a lot more focused, I had more comradeship with others, I smiled more (and laughed) ; I pretty much, transformed to the type of person I wanted to be.
Soon or later, my grades went up, I was one of the smartest in my year (I am in year 8/ 7th grade).
Art being my hobby now, it has increased my interest for learning and made me more empathetic towards others - thinking before speaking.
I think art should actually be in the top 5.
Humans have a natural desire to CREATE. It's the very core of what we are and everything that makes us human. Everything around you is art, whether or not you think it is. It is the product of a person who thought differently, someone who thought creatively, and was able to put it into a physical product. That is the true extent of our human mind, and if one can't think creatively, or mold your feelings into something tangible. You are a person stripped of your humanity. - keycha1n
Art helps relax the mind and boosts creativity if you are bored you can do some art otherwise you get very bored if your classmates laugh because you draw say why not draw!
Art is shared across the whole school if you don't talk art they will make sure you get a bit of it in you life this should be number 4V 13 Comments
Computers dominate our daily lives now, from mobiles all the way to supercomputers, Computer Science/Software Engineering is an extremely important, yet clearly under-rated subject that teaches you how to think logically and is commonly used in conjunction with other important subjects such as maths, science and English.
YES! This should be higher, more like in the top 5!
Writing is something that we as humans need in everyday life. Writing helps us think outside the box, and helps us expand our ideas. The more we write, the more we learn and think.
Writing is a way to express yourself and is a way to connect with others. It is a beauty how good writing can move you so much and great writing... Don't even get me started. If we can inspire other writers how much better could the world get?
Writing is a great joy in life and everyone should see how important it is - SwiftdawnV 4 Comments
Economics is such an undervalued field that incorporates all disciplines such as math and sciences. Plus it allows individuals to think critically. That's why most lawyers, politicians, and wall street executives have extensive knowledge in this field. You don't know how the world truly works until you study the economy.
It should be more important because it teaches how to save up money, get profit, and eventually a house. And not live under a bridge begging for money. It should be a necessary subject.
It is one of social science that good for the basic of entrepreneurship
ImportantV 6 Comments
We need to have Technical Colleges again for the kids that have the need to express their capability. When I was 11 years old I went to one of these colleges. The best thing that ever happened to me.
Definitely very important - Swiftdawn
Doesn't anyone else wonder about how that super cool car works? At least be interested in that complex system of the locomotive. Take it a step further and you'd be hooked in no time.
YES YES YES! Mechanics and inventing are so important!
It is just the best
Very interestingV 2 Comments
Astronomy is the best, most interesting subject I've ever studied. I've been so fascinated with it since I was a really little kid. Someday, I'm going to put my astronomy and math smarts to the test and work for NASA. If you love astronomy like me, you're awesome! If you think astronomy is stupid, get off my lawn! - RockFashionista
I truly love astronomy! I was always interested in it.
Astronomy is more than just humans unlike language or history it goes beyond our mote of dust we call earth into the possibly infinite void that contains everything we've ever known or possibly everything that can possibly exist.
RockFashionista, YOU ARE RIGHT ONE THOUSAND PERCENT! Astronomy is a wonderful thing to study and learn about - SwiftdawnV 6 Comments
I love music and I think it's something everyone should have. Personal opinion :))
Music is an option in my school. I think everyone should have to do it. Music is the language of the world
I personally love music and wish to be a musician, but I disagree with it being mandatory because not everyone wants to do music. - 3DG20
Entertainments are good aren't it? - Chayawat
Music is my first language - SwiftdawnV 4 Comments
Religion only if you learn kind, tolerance, forgiveness, love (not sex love for pleasure only) and compassion. Then no question religion in the key or most important study for every body. Specially if you can not help other, you must not hurt other. That's the most important in our life even not hurting any types of animal. Because all beings are looking for happiness not suffering. We the human are very selfish like killing and eating any kinds of meat. That is really unsevilize. Please think deep on this eating meat, eating other life and also bad for your health. Lose lose lose. Thank you for your kind considered on stop eating any types of meat.
I personally as a citizens of the UK think that Religious education should be the top 5 most important subjects. This is because it teaches you about different coulters and religions in the world, as you may already know people are getting discriminated by the colour of there skin or even the religion they believe in
I think it's really important to have a basic understanding of world religions and it's super important as a way to understand yourself and others and I think it promotes understanding between people. I think this is a really underrated field but everyone should take at least 1 religion course at some point in their lives.
This needs to be #1. God is the one who created ALL of us on earth. We need Religion so that we can know right from wrong, and how God is better than anything on earth.
But then again, religious education covers all religions not just the Christian one. - CrackenGeekV 23 Comments
Why is it not : top 10
It's certainly very very important.. At least for me it is.
Well, not really for me cause I'm already fluent - Swiftdawn
Did you know in the past when they used the cane, O levels before GCSE. French, any languages were only classes for the most intelligent kids. The ones who probably got more A's than the other kids.V 1 Comment
ICT is the most important subject as in today's world technology is on the peak and in everything technology is used and that is operated by computers... So that's why every person should know how to operate computers so it would be easy for them to operate any new technology gadget.
This should be at the top or slightly below maths. Sciences and humanities are pretty much useless in real life unless you have a job concerning them which pretty much no one does
Get rid of "computers" and put it under ICT so you don't split the vote of an important subject
Extremely important especially for the future and it's also very interestingV 3 Comments
Logic is an important subject. This is because it is important to learn how to reason logically and well; it is a very useful skill to have in life! You wont get "stepped on" if you know how to properly articulate yourself.
Where in the world is Logic considered a school subject? Anyway, it should though, because we always need it.
Do everything logically. For sure you will rise in the future.
Excellent subjectV 10 Comments
It's an important life tool and, honestly, if you learn to be fluent in a language, chances are you won't forget it after you graduate if you keep in practice. Learning a language opens the door to millions of other people and experiences, and can help you to understand the world around you. You can use the Internet to find out about nearly anything on the whim these days, but language is the one thing that you can't just Google. You need to fully understand it in order to make proper use of it, making it a VERY important school subject.
Whoever doesn't think that this is important is a complete idiot! Language makes you smarter and forces you to think out of the box. It fosters creativity and problem-solving, at the same time strengthening brainpower and logic and growing cells! Seriously! This should be higher dorks!
Language is 2nd place because if you go to other countries you need to know the language they speak and plus it's still English because they wouldn't know their language if they didn't know how to read.
Very important in life, people will think highly of you if you speak well - SwiftdawnV 7 Comments
Sex jokes... Why crack a few during class :3 because what teenager doesn't already know about sex though... ? -_-
Well I guess learning this is good for safety. I have a boyfriend and take this, important but not CRUCIAL IN EVERY DAY LIFE - Swiftdawn
When you grow older you'll NEED to know some of the stuff they teach including how to produce.
If teens aren't taught about things such as safe sex, consent, gender vs. sex, or STDs, then they could make a mistake and ruin their lives or someone else's life.V 4 Comments
As social beings, we need to understand the interactions and long term effects within our world. We are all capable of genius work but our brains shut down without the proper training. Our generation lacks motivation. People think our answers are beyond physical potential. The issues are within ourselves. We are using up all our resources. Scientists already decided we can't change. Steven Hawking said our survival skills that once helped us are what are killing us now. I think we can evolve psychologically to get satisfaction from commitment. From restrictions which will allow humanity to endure. Edison said eventually we will all have to adapt a vegan diet. Anyways, we ignore all these issues. We want to fix the world but we can't fix our own person. Psychology and sociology are vital.
Psychology is so important, in the way of how humans communicate with one other, and learning how people would feel under certain situations. Psychology is also important because of it's applications to Anatomy and other scientific areas of study that are useful to understand in order to get a better outlook on the why and how humans act and think the way that they do.
Psychology is a very important subject that everyone should learn. Knowing how the brains and minds function is very important for social careers as well as government and scientific careers.
ImportantV 2 Comments
It's incredibly more important than many people might think all other countries you will see kids wandering around speaking by the age of 7or 8 about 2 or 3 different languages
Did you know French and English are the most spoken languages on Earth? Both are spoken on all continents!
Needs to be much higher, very important subject
I speak fluent English, French, Arabic, Hebrew, and some Spanish, people admire for it - SwiftdawnV 1 Comment
What! Computers should be in the top 5! Lets face it... No one knows computer programming or how to operate a computer for real! Having this knowledge will push you ahead of people and get you a great career!
Computers are sooo useful
People actally do
Need to have values to become a human
Um... Yeah! Duh! This should be higher people!V 1 Comment
Are you kidding me? This is the worst subject at school and it is too complex to get an A on this. It is important but the reading questions are way too hard and boring. I get bad grades on reading and even others in my class think it's too hard. I can get A's on other subjects which I do but reading, NEVER!
I think that reading is the most important subject! You can barely understand a thing if you don't know how to read!
Reading is the best subject ever! I love to read. Where would anyone ever get if they couldn't read. Words are everywhere, just think about it, Oh and by the way I always get Straight As in Reading P. Never once have I even got a B!
I love reading! This is a very good subject - SwiftdawnV 8 Comments
I'm honestly surprised that absolutely no one decided add in the subject that teaches you how to think. The closest thing I found in this entire list was logic, which is a major part of philosophy, but there is so much more. It teaches you to question morality, religion, science and art, as well as makes us question who we are and what it means to be human. Becoming interested in philosophy in high-school is what led me down the academic rabbit hole and now I care about learning diversely about everything in this fascinating world of ours.
Everyone need to learn it to think better
Seriously what's not to love about drama? You build confidence, you lear to co-operate and collaborate in a team. You get to use you imagination all whilst being someone you would rather be. Plus it teaches you that it actually is alright to be yourself, even if that means singing the entire score to Les Miserables in public by yourself. (Not that I would EVER do that...*backs slowly and slightly awkwardly away into the darkness*)
Drama boosts confidence and has made me have blowjobs 10 times a say now
I agree with the comment below me, also, I love Drama! - Swiftdawn
Its awesomeV 2 Comments
We need to know how to cook and understand what food we're putting in to our stomach's to enable a healthier life. Cooking yourself saves money and time.
Everyone should know how to cook. You use it everyday so it is important
What if you want to become a parent one day? Are you going to eat out all the time? Personally, I love home cooked meals--they're my favorite.
This should be number 1. It's very important because you shouldn't rely on others to cook for you or fast food all the time.
We will cook pizzas meatballs sub sandwiches and burgers.
I like cooking but it isn't to important - SwiftdawnV 3 Comments
You should be fit but my gym teacher basically just makes us run laps around the gym, yay - Swiftdawn
Useless waste of educational time needs to be much lower
What if you want to be an athlete
ImportantV 4 Comments
The Greek language is a foundational language upon which almost all of the modern languages are based, therefore making Greek the most essential language to learn. Not only the language, but also the culture of Greeks, ancient and modern, extremely resemble the American, English, Canadian, and Greenlandish cultures, making the Greek culture another essential subject for study. These reasons and more make Greek language, culture, cuisine, wildlife, and culture the most important school subjects by far.
Epic language nice to learn
Yes I love this language now top 20
NEVER HEARD OF IT
I think it is pretty important.
Pretty important - Swiftdawn
I think it's important to me
No one cares about fortnite xdddV 1 Comment
So you can manage your income and expenses so you can be financially secure.
We need life skills or economics to know how to do stuff
I just commented why is it not showing
All the other subjects are very useful, but humans are the main species that are on the earth right now. Life skills is like psychology, except not that in-depth on the human mind. We learn how to manage daily situations, which is so crucial! :) Have a great day!V 3 Comments
As a avid rider (of motorcycles) I believe that this is the most important class. There are a lot of idiots out there and we need to teach them some good rules of the road.V 1 Comment
Should be in top 10 peple!
Come on! You need to learn about this so you wouldn't die at age 29.
I think German is, but I visit every year.V 2 Comments
Of course this should be higher
This should be in the top 20 I think... Learning this subject would help people be more respectful towards others.V 1 Comment
Same as ethics... Should be much higher.
How are you going to take care of your life if you can't take care of a baby?!?
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