Γυμνάσιο Κολλεγίου Αθηνών

Sciences Criterion C

  

At the end of year 3, students should be able to: 

i. present collected and transformed data 
ii. interpret data and describe results using scientific reasoning 
iii. discuss the validity of a hypothesis based on the outcome of the scientific investigation 
iv. discuss the validity of the method 
v. describe improvements or extensions to the method.   

Achievement level Level descriptor, Year 3
0 The student does not reach a standard described by any of the descriptors below.
1–2 The student is able to:
i. collect and present data in numerical and/or visual forms
ii. accurately interpret data
iii. state the validity of a hypothesis with limited reference to a scientific investigation
iv. state the validity of the method with limited reference to a scientific investigation
v. state limited improvements or extensions to the method.
3–4 The student is able to:
i. correctly collect and present data in numerical and/or visual forms
ii. accurately interpret data and describe results
iii. state the validity of a hypothesis based on the outcome of a scientific investigation
iv. state the validity of the method based on the outcome of a scientific investigation
v. state improvements or extensions to the method that would benefit the scientific investigation.
5–6 The student is able to:
i. correctly collect, organize and present data in numerical and/or visual forms
ii. accurately interpret data and describe results using scientific reasoning
iii. outline the validity of a hypothesis based on the outcome of a scientific investigation
iv. outline the validity of the method based on the outcome of a scientific investigation
v. outline improvements or extensions to the method that would benefit the scientific investigation.
7–8 The student is able to:
i. correctly collect, organize, transform and present data in numerical and/ or visual forms
ii. accurately interpret data and describe results using correct scientific reasoning
iii. discuss the validity of a hypothesis based on the outcome of a scientific investigation
iv. discuss the validity of the method based on the outcome of a scientific investigation
v. describe improvements or extensions to the method that would benefit the scientific investigation.