Assessments

Assessment Criteria for Academic Year 2015-2016

Term Percentages

Classwork

                                    5%

Homework

                                    5%

Project

                                   15%

Subject Skills

                                    15%

Quiz

                                  20%

Final Exam

                                  40%

Total

                                  100%

 

How to calculate the final grade?

 

Term 1

Term 2 Term 3 Total
30% 35% 35%

100%

 

 

Assessment Criteria

 Each Department should include the following types of evaluation in their assessment

 

Daily Assessment and Classwork (Term 1, 2 and 3: 10%)

  • Class participation
  • Independent thinking
  • Leadership skills
  • Participation in group work
  • Presentation of work
  • Completed notebooks
  • Completion of worksheets
  • Completing work on time
  • Punctuality and Attendance

 

Homework (Term 1, 2 and 3: 5%)

  • Ability to answer questions
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Ability to read and understand a text
  • Ability to demonstrate research techniques
  • Independent research and learning
  • Critical thinker

 

Project (Term 1, 2 and 3: 5%)

  • Innovation
  • Good organization skills
  • Ability to deliver a presentation
  • Independent research skills
  • Present a case study
  • Prepare a portfolio of work
  • Make links with the Community
  • Ability to show cross curricular themes
  • Ability to integrate world-wide issues eg. Environment

 

Quiz (Term 1, 2 and 3: 20%)

Short tests (5-15minutes) at least 3 times per term

  • Scheduled quizzes
  • Drop quizzes
  • Online quizzes

 

Final Examinations (Term 1, 2 and 3: 40%)

Subject Skills (Term 1, 2 and 3: 20%)

 Note: Core Classes (Arabic, English, Islamic, Math and Science) will have a different breakdown of Subject Skills