Primary Curriculum (K.GEP)

Grade 1

1. KHMER LANGUAGE ART

Goals

To develop pupils’ writing and reading abilities

Expected Outcomes

  • Pupils will be able to:
  • draw different types of lines and shapes.
  • recognize Khmer vowels and consonants, learn how vowels and consonants are blended.
  • spell basic words.
  • read simple phrases, sentences and short articles.

2. MATHEMATICS

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic mathematics abilities

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn:

  • numbers from zero to twenty
  • basic mathematical process with the limitation (0 to 20)
  • basic measurement: length, weight, volume and time
  • basic geometry: zigzag lines, curve lines, basic shapes (triangle, rectangle, square, circle, cube, cylinder)
  • basic statistics: graphics, place values (20 to 99) and currency
  • number patterns

3. SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn science and social concepts through articles below:

  • body and its functions
  • family interaction
  • decency
  • hygiene
  • health
  • art
  • human
  • animals
  • nature
  • objects
  • environment
Grade 2

1. KHMER LANGUAGE ART

Goals

To develop pupils’ better writing and reading abilities

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to:

  • recognize vowels, consonants, consonants-vowels blend.
  • spell more syllable words.
  • read phrases, sentences and short paragraphs.
  • especially, read and write simple words in the correct ways.

2. MATHEMATICS

Goals

To develop pupils’ better basic mathematics abilities

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn:

  • measurement: numbers up to one thousand, comparison: less than, greater than, equal to, two-digit addition, two digit subtraction, multiplication, fraction, division, length, weight and volume, three digit addition and three digit subtraction
  • currency
  • geometry: basic shapes (triangle, square, rectangle, circle, cube, cylinder etc)
  • time (time telling by watch/clock, traditional time telling using fist, calendar)
  • statistics: data
  • number patterns

3. SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn basic science and social concepts through article below:

  • good habits for safe and health
  • growth of human, animals and nature
  • community
  • environment
Grade 3

1. KHMER LANGUAGE ART

Goals

To develop pupils’ macro language skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to improve their four skills through article below:

  • school in my village
  • good student
  • leisure places of my country
  • my family
  • life styles of people in my village
  • my village during rainy and dry seasons
  • festivals and ceremonies in my village
  • animals in my village

2. MATHEMATICS

Goals

To enable pupils’ knowledge on mathematical terms, abilities on calculation and word-problem solving

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn:

  • measurement: numbers up to ten thousand, weight, addition process, currency, subtraction process, volume, time, multiplication
  • geometry: shapes of and total area of rectangle, triangle, square
  • algebra: division, fraction
  • graphics: number patterns
  • statistics: opportunities

3. SCIENCE AND SOCIAL STUDIES

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn science and social concepts through articles below:

  • hygienic living
  • good living habits in community
  • growth of human, animal and nature
  • living standard and life styles of people in my community
  • surrounding environment
Grade 4

1. KHMER LANGUAGE ART

Goals

To develop pupils’ macro language skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing and good behavior

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to improve their four skills through article below:

  • sports and plays
  • advanced community
  • politeness
  • nature of our country
  • good friends
  • means of communication
  • Khmer food
  • landforms of our country
  • water sources in Cambodia
  • creatures in our country

2. MATHEMATICS

Goals

To enable students’ mathematical knowledge in four areas: measurement, geometry, number pattern and statistics

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn:

  • measurement: numbers up to a hundred thousand, fractions, processes of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, length, decimal, process of decimal addition and subtraction
  • geometry: geometric shapes and angles
  • number pattern: time, currency
  • statistics

3. SCIENCE

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn science through chapters below:

  • nature
  • human and health
  • materials and energy
  • earth and environment

4. SOCIAL STUDIES

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

  • Pupils will be able to explore and learn social concepts through chapters below:
  • behavior
  • keeping personal safe
  • today society
  • social life styles in the past
Grade 5

1. KHMER LANGUAGE ART

Goals

To develop pupils’ macro language skills: reading, writing, reading and speaking

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to improve the two skills through practices in reading and writing articles below:

  • best heroic people
  • literature treasure
  • Khmer poems
  • spirit of responsibility
  • our past
  • Cambodia telecommunication
  • Khmer products
  • Time is Money
  • significance of science
  • Reading Test
  • Glossary

2. MATHEMATICS

Goals

To enable students’ mathematical knowledge in four areas: measurement, geometry, number pattern and statistics

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn:

  • measurement: numbers up to a million, process of multiplication and division, calculation process with brackets, ratio and percentage, mix numbers, decimals, process of decimal addition, subtraction and multiplication, fractions, measurement of length, weight, volume and time
  • geometry: plans, maps and scales
  • number pattern
  • statistics

3. SCIENCE

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn science through chapters below:

  • nature and creature
  • environment
  • human and disease
  • materials and energy
  • space

4. SOCIAL STUDIES

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn social concepts through chapters below:

  • good behavior
  • safety behavior
  • today life styles
  • life styles in the past
Grade 6

1. KHMER LANGUAGE ART

Goals

To develop pupils’ two focus language skills: reading and writing

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to improve the two skills through practices in reading and writing articles below:

  • grateful people
  • children’s hope
  • mineral resources in Cambodia
  • significance of nature
  • water resources in Cambodia
  • Khmer custom and tradition
  • traditional music and arts
  • religions and believes
  • tourism sites in Cambodia
  • dignity

2. MATHEMATICS

Goals

To enable students’ mathematical knowledge in the areas of natural numbers, decimals, decimal calculation process, mix numbers etc.

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn:

  • numbers, decimals, process of decimal addition and subtraction and other areas as stated in math course book by Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of Kingdom of Cambodia

3. SCIENCE

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn science through chapters below:

  • nature and creature
  • environment
  • human and disease
  • materials
  • simple machine
  • space

4. SOCIAL STUDIES

Goals

To develop pupils’ basic general knowledge, ability and morality for their daily lives

Expected Outcomes

Pupils will be able to explore and learn social concepts through chapters below:

  • good behavior
  • safety behavior
  • today life styles
  • life styles in the past