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Year 9 Science

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Year 9 Science students will further their experiences in Astronomy, Chemistry, Biology and Physics. Working Scientifically skills will be further explored and consolidated through class activities, primary and secondary investigations. Students will plan and conduct a scientific investigation with the Scientific Report being submitted as an assessment task.

 

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12 February 2021 – Year 9 students have been issued with the notification for Assessment Task 1 – Practical Task. Students are to bring pencils, a ruler, an eraser, a protractor and a calculator. Parents/carers can assist students by ensuring students have the correct equipment and have revised the relevant content for completion of the task. The notification can be found here.

 

Year 9 Science Program

Semester One topics include:

  • Waves and Particles
  • Co-ordination Systems
  • Reproduction

Semester Two topics include:

  • Chemistry – atoms and elements
  • Chemistry – compounds
  • Electricity
  • Disease
  • Astronomy
  • Ecosystems

 

Year 9 Science Assessment

Task 1 – Practical Test – notification

Task 2 – Half-Yearly Examination

Task 3 – Scientific Report

Task 4 – Yearly Examination