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 Short Story Task, Marking Criteria 30%
Term 2, Wk 5 Half Yearly Examination – How to Study for your Exam 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 – Pathway A & B 20%
Term 2, Wk 5  

Half-Yearly Examination – Pathway A

Half-Yearly Examination – Pathway B

Half-Yearly Examination – Pathway C

25%
Term 3, Wk 4 Group Project & Class Test – Pathways A, B and C 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination 30%

SCIENCE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 7 Task Notification, Assessment Task

Magazine Scaffold, Sample Article

Student Sample

20%
Term 2, Wk 5 Half Yearly Exam 25%
Term 3, Wk 7 First Hand Investigation/Practical Test 25%
Term 4, Wk 5 Examination Notification + Checklist 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 Research Task – Industrialisation 50%
T2, W5 or T4, W5 Examination 50%

PDHPE

Term & Week Type of Task Weight
Term 1, Wk 10 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 Mulesing Task 25%
Term 4, Wk 3 Practical Skills Planning & Implem’n – Evidence of practical learning folio + Task Notification 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, Mark Sheet 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 4 Exam/Project 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 Pool Room Task – 100hr

Dream House Task – 200hr

30%
Term 4, Wk 1 Folio of Drawing – 100hr

Folio of Drawing – 200hr

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 9 Research Assignment & Project 30%
Term 4, Wk 3 Coffee Table 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 8 Composition Task, Marking Criteria 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 5 Artwork 25%
Term 4, Wk 2 Artwork & Research 25%

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%