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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.

 

Latest News

31 October 2019 – Year 9 students have been issued with the notification for Assessment Task 4 – Yearly Examination. Students are to bring pens, pencils, a ruler, an eraser, a protractor and a calculator. 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

Task 2 – Half-Yearly Examination

Task 3 – Scientific Report

Task 4 – Yearly Examination – Task notification