Work Sample : Jody

Activity : Information report on a rainforest animal

    Information report on a rainforest animal - Jody : Grade Commentary

Contact Print this page Reduce font size Increase font size

Other Work Samples for:

Jody has demonstrated basic knowledge and understanding of the structure and features of an information report. Limited information has been gathered and there is no classification or introduction. Simple descriptions with little technical language have been provided. Limited strategies have been used to spell words, punctuate and structure sentences. There is some evidence of editing and basic competence in desktop publishing skills but teacher guidance has been required to complete the activity. This work sample demonstrates characteristics of work typically produced by a student performing at grade D standard midway through Stage 3.

Grade D

The student has a basic knowledge and understanding of the content and has achieved a limited level of competence in the processes and skills.

Full list of grade descriptions

Foundation Statement strands

The following strands are covered in this activity:

  • Writing
    Students write well-structured and well-presented literary and factual texts for a wide range of purposes and audiences, dealing with complex topics, ideas, issues and language features. They write well-structured sentences, effectively using a variety of grammatical features. Students spell most common words accurately, and use a variety of strategies to spell less common words. They use a fluent and legible style to write and employ computer technology to present written texts effectively in a variety of ways for different purposes and audiences. Students evaluate the effectiveness of their writing by focusing on grammatical features and the conventions of writing.
Print this page Reduce font size Increase font size