Accessible Page Links




Page Tools

Main page Content

Testing and assessment

What is my child learning?

The Cranbrook Curriculum Plan lists all the units and assessment tasks for the year for every year level.

Report Cards

The following documents will support parents and guardians to understand their child's report card.

Understanding your child's report card - prep (PDF, 256 KB)  

Understanding your child's report card - years 1-3 (PDF, 257 KB)

Understanding your child's report card - years 4-7 (PDF, 255 KB)

If you are having difficulty understanding any language used please refer to the Glossary and Explanation of Terms (PDF, 384 KB)

Any results regarding a students effort of behaviour are derived from the Effort and Behaviour Matrix (PDF, 53 KB)

Information regarding units of work covered can be accessed through the curriculum plan.

 

Students are reported against the Achievement Standard for the Australian Curriculum.  To access these click the relevant link below.

Prep (DOC, 80 KB)

Year 1 (DOC, 77 KB)

Year 2 (DOC, 74 KB)

Year 3 (DOC, 83 KB)

Year 4 (DOC, 82 KB)

Year 5 (DOC, 74 KB)

Year 6 (DOC, 78 KB)

Units of Work

Prep - all units of work are 10 weeks in duration

Year 1 - 6 - English and Mathematics are 5 week units

                    Science and HASS are 10 week units

 

Moderation

After each unit of work teachers are involved in a process called moderation.  The moderation process involves teachers discussing the qualities demonstrated in student work samples to reach consensus about the standard of the qualities. This process ensures all staff members are assessing at the same standard and there are no inconsistencies between classes.

Validation

Prior to reporting student assessment folios are validated against the Australian Curriculum Achievement Standards determine which final achievement grade will be allocated to a folio of work samples.  This process is conduct with 3 other local schools to ensure consistency across schools.