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Assessment Resource Centre (ARC)

  1. Stage 2
  2. Creative Arts
  3. Work Samples
  4. Grade B
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Work Samples - Grade B

The work samples for this grade, together, assist teachers to gain a common understanding of the standard of work typically produced by students whose performance, on balance, matches the description for Grade B.

Activity: Visual Arts: Insect drawings (View Activity…)

Students create an artwork depicting an insect or insect-like creature.

Activity: Visual Arts: Drawing Bicycles (View Activity…)

Students experiment with a range of drawing materials and techniques to represent the subject matter of bicycles.

Activity: Visual Arts: Bicycles - 3D Sculptures (View Activity…)

Students make a 3-dimensional wire sculpture of a bicycle.

Activity: Music: Composing for performance (View Activity…)

Students compose and perform a piece of music.

Activity: Dance: Action Words (View Activity…)

Students work in pairs or small groups using action words as a stimulus to create a movement sequence.

Activity: Drama: Danny in the Toybox (View Activity…)

Students work collaboratively to perform a scene from 'Danny in the Toybox' by Richard Tulloch

Activity: Drama: Movement-based characterisation (View Activity…)

Students create characters based on different ways of walking. They collaborate to perform a mime and are 'hot seated' in character.

Grade B

The student has a thorough knowledge and understanding of the content and a high level of competence in the processes and skills. In addition, the student is able to apply this knowledge and these skills to most situations.
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