Year 10 Tasks

The following is published for the benefit of students and their parents so that students can plan their time effectively and put an appropriate amount of effort into assessment tasks. Please note that, due to unforseen circumstances, teachers may from time to time need to vary the week in which a task may be due. The final due date will be clearly indicated to students at the time students are told of the specifics of a task.

Downloadable PDF of the 2017 Year 10 Assessment Grid

ENGLISH

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 In class essay on Novel 30%
Term 2, Wk 5 HY Examination 20%
Term 3, Wk 8 Shakespeare Performance & eval. 30%
Term 4, Wk 5 Yearly Examination 20%

MATHEMATICS (Pathway A & B)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 In Class Test – Pathway A & B 15%
Term 2, Wk 5 HY Examination + Project 25%
Term 3, Wk 2 In Class Assessment 20%
Term 3, Wk 8 In Class Alternative 10%
Term 4, Wk 5 Yearly Examination 30%

MATHEMATICS (Pathway C)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Focus area A & B: Ongoing Assessment including Individual project 25%
Term 2, Wk 5&9 Focus area C & D: Ongoing assessment including group project and exam 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Focus area E &F: Ongoing Assessment

including in-class task

30%
Term 4, Wk 5 Focus area G: Ongoing assessment including Yearly Examination 20%

SCIENCE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1 (throughout) Student Research Project Notification

Research Project Handbook

Marking Guidelines

30%
Term 2, Wk 5 Half Yearly Exam 20%
Term 3, Wk 5

 

 

Assessment Notification Year 10 Task 3 Research and Oral Presentation Task 2017

Yr_10_Science_AssessmentTask3_ ContemporaryIssuesResearchOralPresentation and MarkingCriteria

20%
Term 4, Wk 5 Yearly Exam 30%

AUSTRALIAN HISTORY (Semesterised)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
T1, W8 or T3, W6 & W9 Research Task – The Holocaust 50%
T2, W5 or T4, W5 Examination 40%

AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHY (Semesterised)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Tm 1&3, Wk 9 RAP Assessment Task Notification

RAP Task

RAP Rubric

40%
Tm 2&4, Wk 3 Skills Test 20%
Tm 2&4, Wk 5 Exam 40%

PDHPE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Mental Health Essay (in class) 25%
Term 2, Wk 9 In class AFL Practical 25%
Term 3, Wk 10 Cheerleading (Girls) NFL (Boys 25%
Term 3, Wk 8 Domestic Violence 25%

AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 Beef Marketing Assignment 25%
Term 2, Wk 4 Farm Safety Task  AGRICULTURE Alternative Year 10 show prep assess task AGRICULTURE Alternative task Assessment Task year 10 heifer preparation 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Topic test on Resource management 25%
Term 4, Wk 2 Practical Skills Planning & Implem’n – Evidence of practical learning folio 25%

COMMERCE (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Task 1 30%
Term 2, Wk 7 Task 2 30%
Term 3, Wk 7 Task 3 40%

DANCE (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Performance Task 25%
Term 2, Wk 9 Performance & Reflection 25%
Term 3, Wk 10 Composition 25%
Term 4, Wk 6 Composition & Reflection 25%

FOOD TECHNOLOGY (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Research Task 20%
Term 2, Wk 8 Practical and Written Justification 25%
Term 3, Wk 5 Test 20%
Term 4, Wk 3 Practical and Written Justification

Year 10 Food Technology Assessment Task 4

Year 10 Food Technology Assessment Task 4 marking Guidelines

35%

GEOGRAPHY (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Oceanography 25%
Term 2, Wk 8 Physical Geography 25%
Term 3, Wk 8 Development  Geography 25%
Term 4, Wk 2 Africa 25%

GERMAN (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 6 Historical Essay 25%
Term 2, Wk 4 Research Building Project 25%
Term 3, Wk 6 Speaking/Listening Assessment 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 Yearly Examination 25%

GRAPHICS TECHNOLOGY (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 2, Wk 2 Engineering Drawings & Assemblies 30%
Term 2, Wk 6 Graphics Exam 10%
Term 3, Wk 6 Architectural House 30%
Term 4, Wk 1 Folio of Drawing 20%
Term 4, Wk 3 Architectural Model 10%

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Research Assignment 1 Clock 20%
Term 2, Wk 6 Industry Study 10%
Term 2, Wk 7 Research Assignment 2 Coffee Table/Hall Stand 20%
Term 3, Wk 8 Class Examination 10%
Term 4, Wk 3 Design and Manufacture Free Choice Project including projected costing, drawing and cutting lists 40%

ISTem (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Assistive Technology Research & Project 20%
Term 2, Wk 6 Robotics Programming Task 20%
Term 3, Wk 10 Adobe Software Task 20%
Term 4, Wk 6 Virtual/Augmented Reality Project 20%
Ongoing Terms 1-4 Genius Hour Projects 20%

MUSIC (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9/10 Solo Performance 10%
Term 2, Wk 9 Composition Task 30%
Term 3, Wk 8 Aural/Research Task 30%
Term 4, Wk 4 Performances (Solo 10%, Ensemble 20%) 30%

PHOTOGRAPHY & DIGITAL MEDIA (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Photographer Study 15%
Term 2, Wk 4 Series of Photographic Portraits 35%
Term 3, Wk 2 Videography Study 15%
Term 3, Wk 9 Film Submission 35%

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY & SPORTS SCIENCE (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Life Long Leisure & Recreation 25%
Term 2, Wk 7 Modern Global Sports 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Sports Injuries 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 In Class Test 25%

TEXTILES (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Initial Portfolio Tasks 10%
Term 2, Wk 4 Portfolio (15%) / Textiles items (25%) 40%
Term 3, Wk 8 Initial Portfolio Task 10%
Term 4, Wk 4 Portfolio (15%) / Textiles items (25%) 40%

VISUAL ARTS (Elective)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Extended & Visual Response Submission 15%
Term 2, Wk 6 Drawing/Visual Diary Submission 35%
Term 3, Wk 4 Exhibition Pamphlet 15%
Term 3, Wk 10 Painting/Printmaking  Submission 35%