In Key Stage Two, British International School Phuket continues to promote a cross-curricular approach to learning, but at this stage there is slightly more emphasis on teaching discrete subjects.

There are time-tabled slots for Literacy, Numeracy and specialist lessons* during the course of the week. Other subjects, listed below, will be taught through cross-curricular topics.

These topics change each term/half-term and have a different subject emphasis. Aspects of all the below subjects are taught over the course of a year:

  • Literacy (English)
  • Numeracy (Mathematics)
  • Science
  • Social Studies (History and Geography)
  • Information Communication and Technology (ICT)
  • Thai Studies*
  • Art and Design Technology
  • Music*
  • Physical Education, including swimming*
  • Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE)/ Religious Education
  • Modern Foreign Languages (MFL): French, Mandarin or German (Key Stage 2)*
  • Library/Research Skills*
  • If required English as a Second or Additional Language (ESL/EAL)*

* Subjects taught by specialist teachers