Year 7 Tasks – 2018

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.

PRINTABLE VERSION OF YEAR 7 ASSESSMENT TASK SCHEDULE 2018


ENGLISH

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 Short Story Task, Marking Rubric 30%
Term 2, Wk 5 Examination – How to Study for your Exam 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 8 Group Project and Class Test 25%
Term 2, Wk 5 Examination 25%
Term 3, Wk 4 Alternate Task 20%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination 30%

SCIENCE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Introduction to Science: Separating Substances Test 15%
Term 2, Wk 5 First-hand Investigation/Problem Solving Task 25%
Term 3, Wk 8 Student Research Project Workbook + Task Notification + Marking Guidelines 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 7 or T3, W7 Water Task 50%
T2, Wk 3 or T4, Wk 3 Skills Test 20%
T2, Wk 5 or T4, Wk 5 Examination 30%

PDHPE

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

MUSIC

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9/10 Solo Performance 10%
Term 1, Wk 9/10 Rhythmic Dictation 7.5%
Term 2, Wk 7/8 Solo Performance N/A
Term 2, Wk 7/8 Rhythmic Composition 10%
Term 3, Wk 9 Three Part Tone Colour Exploration, Assessment Criteria 10%
Term 3, Wk 8/9 Ensemble Performance N/A
Term 4, Wk 4/5 Yearly Exam, Rhythmic Dictation 22.5%
Term 4, Wk 4/5 Performances (Ensemble & Solo) 40%

VISUAL ARTS

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 Group Presentation 30%
Term 2, Wk 4 Portfolio #1 35%
Term 3, Wk 9 Portfolio submission #2 35%

TECHNOLOGY

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 Workbook #1 & Test 20%
Term 2, Wk 9 Sustainable Food & Workbook #2 30%
Term 3, Wk 9 Part 1: Logo & Recipe + Notification 25%
Term 4, Wk 3 Grower’s Stall Task 25%

PERFORMANCE STUDIES

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 2, Wk 4 Performance Studies #1 50%
Term 4, Wk 3/4 Composition Studies #1 50%