Changing Places Assessment Task: Article Synopsis
This Changing Places Article Synopsis Assessment for Year 9 students will get them to write a summary of an article that looks at the impacts of urbanisation in a country other than Australia. Students will need to utilise various sources to interpret geographical data and information.
This resource complements the Changing Places Unit of Work Bundle. This unit of work for Year 9 is complete with a 10-week teaching program, assessment schedule, and marking rubrics. The bundle also includes engaging learning activities and PowerPoint presentation.
Linked directly to the Geographical Knowledge and Understanding strand of the Australian Curriculum.
Australian Curriculum content descriptor:
Year 7: (ACHGS047), Year 8: (ACHGS055) , Year 9: (ACHGS063), Year 10: (ACHGS072)
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HOW CAN YOU USE THE ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ASSESSMENT TASK?
Download the assessment, print, and add your school logo before handing it out to the students. Discuss with students after handing out and go through the requirements of a well-written synopsis. There is a planning document included to provide students with a guide as to what information should be included.