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Science Grade Ladders

Objective Demonstrate Knowledge AO1Apply Knowledge AO2Analyse Information AO3
Grade 9...
Grade 8demonstrate relevant and comprehensive knowledge and understanding in both familiar and unfamiliar contexts using accurate scientific terminology
use a range of mathematical skills to perform complex scientific calculations
apply relevant and comprehensive knowledge and understanding correctly to both familiar and unfamiliar contexts using accurate scientific terminology
use a range of mathematical skills to perform complex scientific calculations
critically analyse qualitative and quantitative data to draw logical, well-evidenced conclusions
critically evaluate and refine methodologies, and judge the validity of scientific conclusions
Grade 7...
Grade 6...
Grade 5demonstrate mostly accurate and appropriate knowledge and understanding in familiar and unfamiliar contexts, using mostly accurate scientific terminology
use appropriate mathematical skills to perform multi-step calculations
apply mostly accurate and appropriate knowledge and understanding mostly correctly to familiar and unfamiliar contexts, using mostly accurate scientific terminology
use appropriate mathematical skills to perform multi-step calculations
analyse qualitative and quantitative data to draw plausible conclusions supported by some evidence
evaluate methodologies to suggest improvements to experimental methods, and comment on scientific conclusions
Grade 4...
Grade 3...
Grade 2demonstrate some relevant scientific knowledge and understanding using limited scientific terminology
perform basic calculations
demonstrate some relevant scientific knowledge and understanding using limited scientific terminology
perform basic calculations
draw simple conclusions from qualitative or quantitative data
make basic comments relating to experimental methods
Grade 1...
Gold...
Silver...
Bronze...

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