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Year 10 Science

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Year 10 Science


Year 10 classes will complete the topic tests for the subjects covered in Term 3 on Tuesday 18 September 2018 and Wednesday 19 September 2018 dependent on their line for Science.

Students and parents are reminded to please follow the Year 10 Assessment Policy which can be found on this website in “School Years” for Year 10.


Yr 10 Assessment Tasks

Students who have not completed the following previous assessment tasks are required to ensure these are completed as soon as possible:

  • Topic Test 1
  • Topic Test 2
  • Student Research Project
  • Topic Test 3
  • Topic Test 4

(N-warning letters have been sent to parents/carers)


Yr 10 Program

Students will rotate through the following Science topics in their class:

Biology – Genetics

Biology – Evolution

Chemistry – Chemical Reactions

Geology – Plate Tectonics

Geology – Natural Events

Physics – Motion

Physics – Energy Conservation

Each topic will be covered over 5 weeks. Students will complete a compulsory Topic Test for each topic at the end of that term.


Year 10 Science Assessment

Task 1 – Student Research Project (SRP)

Task 2 – Topic Tests 1, 2 and 3

Task 3 – Practical Test

Task 4 – Topic Tests 4, 5, 6 and 7