Assessment resource Year 9 history assessment - World War I: Anzac legend

TLF ID M014419

This is an assessment package that uses the Year 9 Australian Curriculum history achievement standard to gather evidence about how well students have demonstrated what they know, what they understand and what they can do for the depth study 'World War I'. Students research Australia’s involvement in World War I and the significance of the ANZAC legend, using relevant historical sources. They develop a persuasive text about the commemoration of World War I and debate the nature and significance of the ANZAC legend. The package comprises teacher guidelines, student booklet, assessment resources and task-specific standards (rubric, matrix, continua).




Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource is of significant value because of its relevance to content descriptions in the depth study 'World War I' in the Year 9 history curriculum. Students synthesise evidence and information to develop a persuasive text to support a hypothesis.
  • This assessment provides an opportunity to gather evidence, using the Year 9 Australian Curriculum history achievement standard, about how well students have demonstrated what they know, understand and can do. This assessment package ensures alignment between what is taught and what is assessed.
Year level

9

Learning area
  • History
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Queensland Studies Authority
  • Organization: Queensland Studies Authority
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: Queensland, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.qsa.qld.edu.au
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Unknown
Learning Resource Type
  • Assessment
  • Online
  • Text
Rights
  • © Queensland Studies Authority 2013 (except where otherwise indicated). This material may be used and reproduced free of charge for non-commercial educational purposes by Australian schools and education bodies as covered by the National Educational Access Licence for Schools (NEALS) (unless another licence is indicated on certain material as being applicable), provided all acknowledgements are retained. For all other uses please contact the Queensland Studies Authority, PO Box 307, Spring Hill Qld 4004 Australia or email publishing@qsa.qld.edu.au.