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Assessment Resource Centre (ARC)

  1. Stage 3
  2. Mathematics
  3. Work Samples
  4. Grade D
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Work Samples - Grade D

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 D.

Activity: Survey (View Activity…)

Students survey the class on their favourite sport, food, colour etc and determine what type of graph is the best to display their set of data.

Activity: Treasure Island (View Activity…)

Students draw a ‘Treasure Island’ map and mark where the treasure is hidden. They write a set of directions, using compass points and grid coordinates, to the location of the hidden treasure on their map.

Activity: Mixed operations (View Activity…)

Students select 15 numbers between 1 and 100. They express each of the selected numbers in two different ways using mixed operations.

Activity: Perimeter (View Activity…)

Students investigate how many different four-sided shapes they can construct with a perimeter of 20 centimetres.

Activity: What's the problem? (View Activity…)

Students respond to the scenario and record their responses to the problem.

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.
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