null Assessment task: Safer sex quiz questions

Assessment task: Safer sex quiz questions


Year level: 9 or 10

Description

Assessment task based on Laugh and learn video - condoms.

Students research and develop quiz questions for young people about safer sex. The questions are combined to create a class quiz for students to complete.

Purpose:

To assess students’ knowledge and understanding of condom use to prevent STIs and pregnancy.

To reinforce and extend students’ help seeking and research skills in using technology to find credible, reliable and valid websites for accurate health information.

Type of assessment: Summative.

Assessment strategy: Writing and answering quiz questions.

Evidence to be collected: Five researched quiz questions with references. Score out of 25 for class quiz.

Suggested time: Two x 45 min lessons - one for research and compiltion of quiz questions and one for taking the quiz.

Learning Focus

Being healthy, safe and active

Year 9: Skills to deal with challenging or unsafe situations: refusal skills; initiating contingency plans; expressing thoughts, opinions, beliefs; acting assertively (ACPPS090).

Year 10: Skills and strategies to manage situations where risk is encourged by others (ACPPS091).

Year 10: External influences on sexuality and sexual health behaviours, including the impact decisions and actions have on their own and others' health and wellbeing (ACPPS092).

Communicating and interacting for health and wellbeing

Year 9: Characteristics of respectful relationships: respecting the rights and responsibilities of individuals in the relationship; respect for personal differences and opinions; empathy (ACCPS093).

Year 10: Skills and strategies to promote respectful relationships, such as: appropriate emotional responses in a variety of situations; taking action if a relationship is not respectful (ACCPS093)

Key Understandings

Prior to completing this assessment task, students require:

  • prior knowledge and understanding of safer sex practices including condom use to prevent STIs and pregnancy (Laugh and learn videos - condoms)

  • experience working in small groups

  • website research skills.

Materials

  • Student activity sheet: Examples of types of quiz questions (display on board and/or 1 copy for each pair of students)
  • Student activity sheet: Quiz questions - using condoms for safer sex (1 copy for each pair of students - electronic or hardcopy)
  • Online access for research (bookmark approved websites)
  • Compiled class quiz for session 2 - paper or electronic version

General Capabilities

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Blooms Revised Taxonomy

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Related Items

Teaching Resource (download)

Teaching and Learning Activities

Creating quiz questions

  1. Divide the class into pairs. Allocate each pair 'Pregnancy/Contraception' or 'STIs' as topics to research.

  2. laugh Explain to students:

"You have been given a topic of either 'Pregnancy/Contraception' or 'STIs'. With your partner, use the following websites to research and write five questions and answers that are suitable to ask your clas to test their knowledge: 

couldihaveit.com.au/Safe-Sex

yeah.org.au/resources/video/mythbusting-you-can-get-a-sti-from-the-toilet-seat-and-you-can-only-get-the-same-sti-once/

headspace.org.au/young-people/understanding-sex-risks-health-and-contraception/

getthefacts.health.wa.gov.au/condoms-contraception

getthefacts.health.wa.gov.au/condoms-contraception/how-to-use-a-condom-animation 

Write:

  • 1 true or false question

  • 1 multiple choice question

  • 1 defnition question

  • 1 short answer question

  • 1 description question"

yes Teaching tip: Electronic surveys can be created on programs such as , students can create their questions on programs such as SurveyMonkey or Mentimeter.

  1. Display Student activity sheet: Examples of types of quiz questions and/or provide students with a copy of the activity sheet. Explain each of the questions types.

  2. Display Student activity sheet: Quiz questions - using condoms for safer and give each pair f students a copy.

  3. laugh Explain:

"When writing your answers:

  • give detailed evidence to support each answer

  • reference each answer with the website you used

  • you must use a minimum of four of the websites listed

  • complete the activity sheet including the critical analysis and reflection questions."

  1. Display the Marking key_teacher resource or provide a copy to each student. Discuss the mark allocations so that students are aware of what is required to be successful in this assessment task.

  2. Allow time for students to complete the activity sheets and collect at the end of lesson.

Class quiz

  1. Prior to next session, choose 25 of the students' questions to compile a class quiz. The quiz can be asked orally with students writing answers, or as a written quiz on paper or electronically on programs such as SurveyMonkey or Mentimeter.

yes Teaching tip: consider differentiation for students with lower literacy levels. Quiz questions may have picture prompts or the questions recorded to be read aloud. Quizes could be conducted in pairs or groups.

  1. Conduct the class quiz as an assessment of the student's learning. 

  2. Provide the answers and explanations upon completion.