5

1

Keywords:

enlargement

resizing

scale factor

Students identify which square, from a selection of five, is the original square resized by a given scale factor.

5

1

Keywords:

enlargement

resizing

scale factor

5

1

Keywords:

cubes

interior angles

right angled triangles

Students identify some interior right angled triangles in a 2-dimensional drawing of a cube.

3

1

Keywords:

diagrams

mapping diagrams

network diagrams

network map

shortest paths

Students use given times to calculate how long it takes to travel between two towns on a network map, including finding the quickest route.

5

1

Keywords:

alternate angles

angle properties

angles

co-interior angles

corresponding angles

parallel lines

Students use the angle properties of parallel lines to work out angles in a grid of parallel streets with one angle given.

4

1

Keywords:

analogue time

angles

problem solving

Students identify the time on a clock face when given the angle that the hands make and the position of the minute hand.

5

0

Keywords:

angles

circles

isosceles

line segments

radius

tangents

triangles

Students use the angle between a tangent and a radius property and the base angles in an isosceles triangle property to find an unknown angle and to explain why line segments are of equal size.

5

1

Keywords:

angles

circles

diameter

interior angles

triangles

Students use the angle-in-a-semicircle property, and the sum of the angles in a triangle to find unknown angles.

5

2

Keywords:

interior angles

isosceles

parallelograms

polygons

Students use their knowledge of the interior angles of regular polygons, isosceles triangles, and parallelograms to work out unknown angles for a variety of 2-dimensional shapes.

4

2

Keywords:

angles

Students identify the angle of different objects and movements.

4

1

Keywords:

angles

Students identify the angle of different objects and movements.

4

0

Keywords:

linear equations

multiplication

Students solve linear equations based on pizza orders and cooking times.

3

4

2

0

Keywords:

greater than

less than

mapping diagrams

Students interpret a relationship diagram about the relative heights of four children.

2

0

Keywords:

mapping diagrams

relationships

Students interpret and answer questions about a mapping diagram showing activities students chose in a basketball lesson.

5

3

0

Keywords:

forces

magnetism

magnets

physics concepts

Task: Select what would happen when like poles of a magnet come together, and explain why a plastic rather than a metal car was used in the investigation. Assessment focus: magnetism.

3

0

Keywords:

Earth systems

recycling

This assessment task provides students with four statements on recycling. Students circle whether each statement is true or false to determine their understanding of recycling.

4

5

3

Keywords:

Earth systems

diagrams

earthquakes

plate tectonics

symbols

Students are provided with two diagrams, one showing the focus of earthquakes in NZ and the other the Earth's plates. Students interpret these diagrams and use them to answer three short questions.

5

1

Keywords:

Earth systems

erosion

weathering

Students are asked to explain how a stone from the top of a mountain could become sand on a beach. Students then identify the most likely way stones 'move' from the tops of mountains to the coast.

4

4

1

Keywords:

changes of matter

changes of state

condensation

distillation

evaporation

water

Task: Answer three questions. Assessment focus: condensation.

3

2

Keywords:

birds

ecology

habitat destruction

wetlands

Students explain what the effects of draining a pond would have on the ducks and reeds that live there.

2

2

0

Keywords:

Life processes

hearts

humans

kidneys

lungs

Students answer three multiple-choice questions on the function of the lungs, heart, and kidneys.