Year 7 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 unforeseen 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 7 Assessment Grid


ENGLISH

Term & Week of Task Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Submit a polished short story 30%
Term 2, Wk 5 HY Examination 20%
Term 3, Wk 8 Shakespeare Performance & eval. 30%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination 20%

MATHEMATICS

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 5 In Class Test 10%
Term 1, Wk 9/10 In Class Test 10%
Term 2, Wk 5 HY Examination + Project 30%
Term 3, Wk 3 In Class Test 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination 25%

SCIENCE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Introduction to Science Topic Test 15%
Term 2, Wk 5 Problem Solving Task: Separating Substances 25%
Term 3, Wk 8 Student Research Project 30%
Term 4, Wk 5 Yearly Exam 30%

HISTORY (SEMESTERISED)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
T1, W6 or T3, W6 Source Study 50%
T2, W5 or T4, W5 Examination 50%

GEOGRAPHY (SEMESTERISED)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
T1, Wk 6 or T3, Wk 6 Water Assessment

Distribution of Water Around the Globe

30%
T2, Wk 2 or T4, Wk 2 Assignment 40%
T2, Wk 5 or T4, Wk 5 Exam 30%

PDHPE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Health Journal Theory 25%
Term 2, Wk 8 Movement Skills Observation 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Healthy Choices 25%
Term 3, Wk 10 Fundamental Movement Skills 25%

DANCE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 Homework Tasks 20%
Term 3, Wk 2 Performance 40%
Term 3, Wk 10 Composition 30%
Term 4, Wk 6 Homework Tasks 10%

MUSIC

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9/10 Solo Performance, Rhythmic dictation 17.5%
Term 2, Wk 7/8 Solo Performance, Rhythmic composition 10%
Term 3, Wk 8/9 Ensemble Perf., 3 part composit’n 20%
Term 4, Wk 4/5 Yearly Exam, Rhythmic dictation 22.5%
Term 4, Wk 4/5 Performances (Group & Solo) 30%

VISUAL ARTS

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Still life Painting/Drawing Submission 10%
Term 2, Wk 7 Portfolio 30%
Term 3, Wk 3 Artist Study Submission 20%
Term 3, Wk 9 Portfolio submission No. 2 40%

TECHNOLOGY

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Paddock to Plate Research Task

Marking Criteria

20%
Term 3, Wk 10 Vegetable Log Book and Product Logo 30%
Term 4, Wk 3 Food Café that tackles real world problems 50%