IX-HALF YERALY

BANGLADESH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL & College

DHOS, MOHAKHALI, DHAKA CANTONMENT

BLOCK SYLLABUS FOR   HALF YEARLY EXAM FOR  STD.IX(INTERNATIONAL)-2014

Sub: Bengali

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

গল্পঃদুই বাংলার শ্রষ্ঠে গল্প

পরভিাষা, অনুবাদ

রচনা

Revision

 

১০

০৭

১০

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১। গল্পরে কঠনি শব্দসমূহ, পরভািষা,2| Translation– English to Bengali

3| Translation– Bengali to

English (passage type),

4| Sentence translation

5|IGCSE Gi wbqg Abyhvqx Essay writing.

 

 

সময়: ২:৩০ ঘন্টা

According to IGCSE specification total marks in Bengali Language is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25+C.W, H.W, রভিশিন টষ্টে/সারপ্রাইজ টষ্টে 5 marks should be added to this to make it 100

1st Class Test:Translation(passage type) English to Bengali or Bengali to English

Translation single line sentence

2nd  Class Test:

Same As 1st Class Test

০১

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE specification.

 

* C.W, H.W, রভিশিন টষ্টে/ সারপ্রাইজ টষ্টে

The distribution of marks will be as per IGCSE specification (Translation(passage type) English to Bengali or Bengali to English- 20, Translation single line sentence-5)

05

র্সবমোট

৩৯

র্সবমোট= ১০০

 

Sub: English Language

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Section-AComprehension:-

Passage-1

 

Passage-2

12

Analytical, Informative, Open ended questions 1-5, will be given.

Narrative, descriptive, argumentative, Comparative, questions. 3-6 questions will be given.

Time: 2:30 hrs

14

16

Section-B

Directed Writing:-

 

 

12

No option will be given. One piece of directed writing will be given asking the students to inform or instruct. They may also be asked to use a recognized form of writing such as a letter, a report, a newspaper article, interview, leaflet, complaint, diary, memo writing.

AO1, AO2 & AO3

35

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Section-AComprehension:-

Passage-1

 

Passage-2

12

Analytical, Informative, Open ended questions 1-5, will be given.

Narrative, descriptive, argumentative, Comparative, questions. 3-6 questions will be given.

Time: 2:30 hrs

14

16

Section-B

Directed Writing:-

 

 

12

No option will be given. One piece of directed writing will be given asking the students to inform or instruct. They may also be asked to use a recognized form of writing such as a letter, a report, a newspaper article, interview, leaflet, complaint, diary, memo writing.

AO1, AO2 & AO3

35

Section-CCreative Writing

 

 

Revision

12

02

Story writing, Argumentative, Narrative, Descriptive, Discursive

 

 

AO2 & AO3

35

According to IGCSE English Language B specification total marks in English Language is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25+C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks should be added to this to make it 100.

1st Class Test:Section-A:

Comprehension

2nd  Class Test:

Section-B

01

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

05

Total

39

Total = 100

Sub: Biology

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Topic 1: The nature & variety of living organismTopic 2: Structure & function of living organism:

– Levels of organisation

– Cell structures

– Biological molecules

– Nutrition in humans

– Respiration

– Gas exchange in humans & plants

– Transport in humans

Topic 3: Transport in humans & plants

Topic 4: Movements of substances into & out of cells

Topic 5: Human excretion

Topic 6: Human coordination & Response

04

01

04

03

05

04

07

08

02

a) Comprehension (A passage will be given on particular topic. The student will be asked to answer the given questions based on the passage.)

b) Fill in the blanks

c) Structural questions about topics based on:

i) Graphical representation

ii) Table

iii) Diagrams

iv) Figures

 

 

Time: 2 hrs

Total marks for this subject in Std. IX for half yearly is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25+C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks should be added to this to make it 100.

 

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Topic 1: The nature & variety of living organismTopic 2: Structure & function of living organism:

– Levels of organisation

– Cell structures

– Biological molecules

– Nutrition in humans

– Respiration

– Gas exchange in humans & plants

– Transport in humans

Topic 3: Transport in humans & plants

Topic 4: Movements of substances into & out of cells

Topic 5: Human excretion

Topic 6: Human coordination & Response

04

01

04

03

05

04

07

08

02

a) Comprehension (A passage will be given on particular topic. The student will be asked to answer the given questions based on the passage.)

b) Fill in the blanks

c) Structural questions about topics based on:

i) Graphical representation

ii) Table

iii) Diagrams

iv) Figures

 

 

Time: 2 hrs

Total marks for this subject in Std. IX for half yearly is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25+C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks should be added to this to make it 100.

 

1st Class Test:Topic 1: The nature & variety of living organism

Topic 2: Structure & function of living organism:

– Cell structures

– Biological molecules

– Nutrition in humans

2nd Class Test:

Topic 3: Transport in humans & plants

Topic 4: Movements of substances into & out of cells

01

    1. Fill in the blanks
    2. Diagrams
    3. Graphical Representation

 

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class test will be as per IGCSE specification (Fill in the blanks- 10, Diagrams-5, Graphical Representation -10)

05

Total

39

Total = 100

Sub: Human Biology

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Topic 1: Cells & TissuesTopic 2: Biological molecules

Topic 3: Nutrition & energy

Topic 4: Respiration

Topic 5: Gas exchange

Topic 6: Internal Transport

Revision

09

09

09

09

02

a) Multiple choice questions

b) Structural questions about topics based on:

i) Graphical representation

ii) Table

iii) Diagrams

iv) Figures

 

 

Time: 2 hrs

Total marks for this subject in Std. IX for half yearly is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks    25 should be added to this to make it 100.

 

1st Class Test:Topic 1: Cells & Tissues

Topic 4: Respiration

2nd Class Test:

Topic 5: Gas exchange

Topic 6: Internal Transport

01

    1. Multiple choice questions
    2. Diagrams
    3. Graphical Representation

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class test will be as per IGCSE specification (Multiple choice questions- 10, Diagrams-5, Graphical Representation -10)

05

Total

39

Total = 100

 

Sub: Physics

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

1. Movement and position2. Forces and shape

3. Forces and movement

4. Momentum

5. The turning effect of forces

6. Astronomy

7. Mains electricity

8. Electric Charge

9. Current and voltage in circuits

10. Electrical Resistance

11. Properties of waves

12. Using waves

Revision

06

04

05

05

04

06

04

03

05

03

02

02

02

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE

1. Fill in the blanks-

2. Structural question-

– Graphical representation

– Diagram

– Figure

– Mathematical problem

 

Time: 2 hrs

Total marks for this subject in Std. IX for half yearly is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25 +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks should be added to this to make it 100.

 

1st Class Test:1. Movement and position

2. Forces and shape

3. Forces and movement

4. Momentum

5. The turning effect of forces

2nd Class Test:

9. Current & voltage in ckts

10. Electrical Resistance

11. Properties of waves

12. Using waves

01

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class test will be as per IGCSE specification (Electromagnetism-15, Radioactivity-10)

05

Total

52

Total = 100

Sub: Chemistry

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Atomic structurePeriodic table, Diffusion

Chemical bond:

Ionic bond

Covalent

Metallic Alloy

Mole

Carbon &

Hydrogen & water oxidation and reduction

 

Revision

07

06

02

04

04

05

02

08

Formula of compoundName of compound

Answers from tables

Drawing compounds

And molecules

Drawing crystal

Shapes of molecule; the name of the shape and to figure the shape with angles

Comparing the dissimilarities of properties of compounds with appropriate reasons

Structured question

Lighter gas diffuses faster; explain with experiment

Difference in structure alters the property of metal; concept of alloy with example

Time: 2

Total marks for this subject in Std. IX for half yearly is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25 +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks  should be added to this to make it 100.

 

1st Class Test:Atomic structure

Diffusion

Periodic table

2nd Class Test:

Ionic bond

Covalent bond

Metallic Alloy

01

01

Definition: Atomic & mass no., isotopeFinding particle no.

Calculating Ar from isotopic composition

Matching the properties of

Periodic table; taking a letter from a given table with English

letters instead of the real symbol of elements that best match the written information with each of the questions.

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class test will be as per IGCSE specification

05

Total

39

Total = 100

Sub: Pure Maths

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Algebra:Ex: 1(a),(b),(c),(d)

– Indices and Logarithms:

Ex: 2b

Ex: 2c

Ex: 2d

Ex: 2e

– Arithmetic and Geometric Progressions-

Ex: 3a

Ex: 3b

Ex: 3c

Ex: 3d

– Quadratic equations-

Ex: 4a

Ex: 4b

Ex: 4c

– Binomial Theorem-

Ex: 5a

Ex: 5b

Trigonometric Ratio and equation:

Ex: 8a

Ex: 8b

Ex: 8c

Ex: 9a

Geometry:

Ex: 10a

Ex: 10b

Differentiation:

Ex: 11b

Ex: 11c

Revision

07

04

06

03

03

06

06

03

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time: 2:30 hrs

Distribution of marks in this subject for half yerly will be according to IGCSE specification

Total marks for this subject is 200. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25 +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks should be added to this to make it 100.

1st Class Test:Algebra: 1(a).b, c

Indices: 2b, c

Arithmetic progression: 3a

Geometry: 10a

2nd Class Test:

Ex: 3 (b, c, d)

Ex: 4 (a, b, c)

Ex: 5a

01

CT questions will be as per IGCSE pattern 

 

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class test will be as per IGCSE specification (Algebra-3´5=15 Trigonometry1´4=4, Calculus 3´2=6)

25

05

Total

39

Total = 100

Sub: Accounting

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Chapter-24:Capital expenditure and revenue expenditure

Chapter-25: Bad debts

Chapter-26: Depreciation

Chapter-27: Double entry records of depreciation,

Bank reconciliation statement

Revision

08

07

07

05

11

05

Comprises paper as per the IGCSE Examination. The question pattern will be as per IGCSE

MCQ

Short questions

Accounting problems

Time: 2:30 hrs

100 marks will be converted to 70 and remaining 25 +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks will be taken from Class Test

1st Class Test:Chapter-24:

Capital expenditure and revenue expenditure

2nd Class Test:

Bank reconciliation statement

01

MCQAccounting maths

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class  test will be as per IGCSE specification (MCQ-5, Accounting maths-20)

05

Total

39

Total = 100

 

 

 

 

 

Sub: Maths B

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Book: General MathematicsPart: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

*Related question paper

 

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE

Part I: Number(Arithmetic)

Time: 2:30 hrs

Distribution of marks will be as per IGCSE

+C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks

1st Class Test:Part: 1, 2, 3

*Related question paper

2nd Class Test:

Part: 4, 5

*Related question paper

* As per IGCSE Syllabus

01

CT questions will be as per IGCSE pattern

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks will be as per IGCSE specification

25

05

Total

40

Sub: Economics

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

1. Business Economics:–  Production cost and Revenue:

(a) Fixed cost, variable costs, average cost, price, total revenue & profit & Economic sector

(b)  Economics and diseconomies of scale

(c)  Internal economics of scale / diseco. of seals

(d)  External economics/ disco. of scale.

2. Productivity and Wealth creation:

(a)  Productivity & factors affecting productivity of land, labour, capital

3. Externalities:

(a)  Social cost / benefit

(b)  Govt. policies to deal with externalities

4. Competition:

(a)  Competitive markets

(b)  Advantage & disadvantage of large and small firms

(c)  The growth of firms

5. Market structure

6. Public & private sectors

Revision

7. Eco growth:

GDP rate of growth, causes of Eco growth.

8. Unemployment:

Definition

Measurement of unemployment Types of  unemployment

9. Inflation

10. Balance /  Payment

11. Protectionn of Environment

05

02

02

02

03

03

02

03

04

04

03

02

03

 

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE.

Five question will be given to answer

Definition /

Data base /

Question /

MCQ

Short question

Broad question

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time: 2:30 hrs

5´20=100

100 marks will be converted to 70 and remaining 25 +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks will be taken from Class Test

 

1st Class Test:–  Production cost and Revenue:

(a) Fixed cost, variable costs, avg. cost, price, total revenue & profit & Economic sector

(b)  Economics and diseconomies of scale

(c)  Internal economics of scale / diseco. of scale

(d)  External economics/ disco. Of scale.

2nd Class Test:

Externalities

Competition

Private & Public Section

01

Definition / MCQ / one line answer

Short question

Board question

 

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class test will be as per IGCSE specification (Definition / MCQ / one line answer= 10, Short question-10, Board question-5)

25

05

Total

39

Total = 100

Sub: Commerce

Contents

Teaching

Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

1. Consumer protection buying2. Installment

3. Business

4. Business calculation, Consumer protection & Installment buying

Revision:

5. Production

(a) Concept of production

(b) Organization of production

(c) Barter and money

(d) Kinds of occupations

(e) Commercial activity

(f) Channels of distribution

2

2

2

2

2

3

3

2

1

10

3

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE.

Five question will be given to answer

Definition /

Data base /

Question /

MCQ

Short question

Broad question

 

Time: 2 hrs

5´20=100

100 marks will be converted to 70 and remaining 25 +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks will be taken from Class Test

Total

27

1st Class Test:1. Consumer protection buying

2. Installment

2nd Class Test:

3. Business

4. Business calculation, Consumer protection & Installment buying

Definition / MCQ / one line answer

Short question

Board question

 

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

The distribution of marks in class test will be as per IGCSE specification (Definition / MCQ / one line answer= 10, Short question-10, Board question-5)

25

05

Total

39

Total = 100

Sub: ICT

Contents

Teaching Days

Type of Question

Distribution of marks

Chapter-1: HardwareChapter-2: Backing storage, memory and data representation

Chapter-3: Software

Chapter-4: Word processing

Chapter-5: Spread sheets and modeling

Chapter-6: Database

10

10

10

10

11

Comprises paper as per the IGCSE Examination. The question pattern will be as per IGCSE

 

 

Time: 2:30 hrs

Total marks for this subject in Std. IX for second term is 100. It should be converted to 70 and class test marks 25 +C.W, H.W, Revision Test/Surprise Test 5 marks should be added to this to make it 100.

1st Class Test:Chapter-2: Backing storage, memory and data representation

Chapter-3: Software

2nd Class Test:

Chapter-5: Spread sheets and modeling

Chapter-6: Database

01

The question pattern will be as per IGCSE

 

*Revision Test/Surprise Test

25

Distribution of marks in class Test will be according to IGCSE specification.

05

Total

52

Total = 100

 

 

_________________________

Col. Md. Anisur Rahman Chowdhury, psc (Retd.)

Principal