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Meadowhead SchoolAcademy Trust

Y10 Assessment

Year 10 Assessment Week Timetable 9th - 13th November 2020

 

 

P1

P2

 

P3

P4

 

P5

Monday

9th Nov

Y MATHS

 

 

 

X ENG

Y BIO

 

 

Tuesday

10th Nov

X MATHS

 

 

 

X BIO

 

Y CHEM

Wednesday

11th Nov

OPT S

HUM LANG

 

 

Y ENG

X CHEM

 

 

Thursday

12th Nov

 

Y PHY

 

OPT Q

HUM LANG

 

 

 

Friday

13th Nov

X PHY

 

 

OPT T

HUM LANG

OPT P

HUM LANG

 

 

 

 

 

Year 10 Assessment Week Tasks
 

Core Courses

Assessment Week Task

English

Pupils complete Section B (only) – Power and Conflict Poetry of an English Literature Paper. 45 minutes to answer one question; 30 marks available.

Maths

For both tiers, a 45 minute section of a past paper. Questions have been taken from calculator papers using topics which students have covered in Y9 and Y10 so far.  
Higher tier 40 marks (out of 80 on a full paper)
Foundation tier 50 marks (out of 100 on a full paper)

Science Combined

40 mark question paper (questions taken from exampro – with a focus on the newer questions) for each of Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Foundation tier and higher tier

Triple Science

40 mark question paper (questions taken from exampro – with a focus on the newer questions) for each of Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Foundation tier and higher tier

 

EBacc Courses

Assessment Week Task

French

A Foundation writing style paper (1hr taking place across 2 lessons).Questions taken from all Y9 and Y10 topics covered so far;Q1: Photocard.Q2: 40 word task.Q3: 5 sentences to translate

Q4: 90 word task

Geography

1 paper, 35 mins & 30 Marks – Changing Economic World

The section will consist of a combination of short answer skills based questions (including OS map skills, generic map skills, statistical and graph skills) and 4, 6 & 9 mark knowledge and understanding questions.

German

Foundation Paper (worth 50 marks)

Q1: Photo card description [8]

Q2: 40-word essay [16]

Q3: Translation [10]

Q4: 90-word essay [16]

History

One paper. Medicine Through Time - 20 knowledge questions + 16 mark "How far do you agree" question on Medieval-Renaissance medicine

Spanish

Foundation Paper (worth 50 marks)
Q1: Photo card description [8]
Q2: 40-word essay [16]
Q3: Translation [10]
Q4: 90-word essay [16]

 

Non EBacc Courses

Assessment Week Task

Construction

A 45-minute exam containing questions related to unit 1 (safety on construction sites) and unit 2 (electrical instillations)

Design Technology

A 45-minute exam made up from past paper questions related to Core subject knowledge.

Music (BTEC)

A 55-minute Music Industry exam

Religious Studies

45-minute written paper on Sikh beliefs, with questions taken from past examination papers. It will comprise of five questions, all of which must be answered. 24 marks (+3 SPaG)

Sport Studies

A 45-mark exam. Paper is made up of past paper exam questions relating to the first terms work on the muscular and skeletal system.