Year 9 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 9 ASSESSMENT SCHEDULE 2018


ENGLISH

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 Submit a polished Short Story 30%
Term 2, Wk 5 Half Yearly Examination 20%
Term 3, Wk 8 Shakespeare Performance & Evaluation 30%
Term 4, Wk 5 Yearly Examination 20%

MATHEMATICS

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Alternate Task 20%
Term 2, Wk 5 Examination 25%
Term 3, Wk 4 Group Project & Class Test 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination 30%

SCIENCE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Research and in-class Writing Task 20%
Term 2, Wk 5 Half Yearly Exam 25%
Term 3, Wk 7 First Hand Investigation/Practical Test 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination 30%

AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHY (SEMESTERISED)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
T1, Wk 8 or T3, Wk 8 Changing Places Project 50%
T2, Wk 3 or T4, Wk 3 Skills Test 20%
T2, Wk 5 or T4, Wk 5 Examination 30%

AUSTRALIAN HISTORY (SEMESTERISED)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
T1, W8 or T3, W9 Industrialisation Research Task 50%
T2, W5 or T4, W5 Examination 50%

PDHPE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Smart Fitness Program 25%
Term 2, Wk 6 Net and Court Games 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Assess Health Information 25%
Term 3, Wk 10 Invasion Games Skills 25%

AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 Beef Cattle Assignment 25%
Term 2, Wk 7 Examination 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Meat Sheep & Wool Techn. 25%
Term 4, Wk 3 Practical Skills Planning & Implem’n – Evidence of practical learning folio 25%

COMMERCE (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Travel Project 30%
Term 2, Wk 8 Employment Task 30%
Term 3, Wk 7 Market Day Stall 40%

DANCE (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Group Composition and Performance 40%
Term 2, Wk 5 Performance & Reflection 10%
Term 3, Wk 7 Individual Composition 15%
Term 4, Wk 5 Composition & Reflection 35%

FOOD TECHNOLOGY (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Research Task Notification

Research Task

Marking Rubric

30%
Term 2, Wk 8 Practical and Written Justification 35%
Term 3, Wk 5 Test 35%

GERMAN (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 6 Research Task 25%
Term 2, Wk 3 Research Task 25%
Term 3, Wk 4 Speaking/Listening Assessment 25%
Term 4, Wk 3 Examination 25%

GRAPHICS TECHNOLOGY (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 11 Engineering Drawings & Assemblies 30%
Term 2, Wk 4 Graphics Examination 10%
Term 3, Wk 5 Architectural Pool Room Plans and Sketches 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 Mallet 20%
Term 2, Wk 6 Industry Study 10%
Term 2, Wk 7 Research Assignment & Project 30%
Term 4, Wk 3 Free Choice Project and Folio 40%

ISTem (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9 Augmented and Virtual Reality Task 25%
Term 2, Wk 6 Multimedia Design Task 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Microcomputers and Programming Task 25%
Term 4, Wk 6 2D and 3D Design Task 25%

MUSIC (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 9/10 Solo Perform. & Ensemble 15%
Term 2, Wk 9 Composition Task 30%
Term 4, Wk 2/4 Performances (Solo 10%, Ensemble 15%)

Examination & Performances

55%

PHOTOGRAPHY & DIGITAL MEDIA (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Research Task 25%
Term 2, Wk 6 Artwork & Journal 25%
Term 3, Wk 4 Presentation 15%
Term 3, Wk 9 Artwork & Journal 35%

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND SPORTS STUDIES (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 8 Event Management 25%
Term 2, Wk 7 Body System & Sport 25%
Term 3, Wk 9 Individual Skills and Analysis 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination 25%

TEXTILES TECHNOLOGY (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 2, Wk 4/5 Project and Portfolio 50%
Term 4, Wk 4/5 Project and Portfolio 50%

VISUAL ARTS (ELECTIVE)

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Extended & Visual Response Submission 15%
Term 2, Wk 6 Drawing/Journal Submission 35%
Term 3, Wk 4 Conceptual Framework/Structural Frame Analysis 15%
Term 3, Wk 10 Sculpture/Installation 35%