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Grade 11_Term_1_Physics_Examination details

Grade 11_Term_1_Physics_Examination details

Dear Parents and students,

Please take note of the following details regarding first term examination of Physics:

Syllabus: For SL and HL

Core:

  • Measurements and uncertainities
  • Mechanics

Exam and Paper style details:

Physics Papers Types of questions Total Marks Weightage Duration
SL and HL Paper-1 30 MCQ’s 30 35% 45 Minutes
Paper-2 Short answer and extended response questions 50 65% 75 minutes
Grade 12_Physics_Term_1_Examination_details

Grade 12_Physics_Term_1_Examination_details

Dear Parents and students,

Please take note of the following details regarding first term examination of Physics:

Syllabus:
For SL For HL
Core:

  • Measurements and uncertainities
  • Mechanics
  • Thermal Physics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Circular Motion and gravitation
  • Atomic, nuclear and particle Physics
Core:

  • Measurements and uncertainities
  • Mechanics
  • Thermal Physics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Circular Motion and gravitation
  • Atomic, nuclear and particle Physics

AHL:

  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Quantum and nuclear physics

Exam and Paper style details:

Physics Papers Types of questions Total Marks Weightage Duration
SL Paper-1 30 MCQ’s 30 35% 45 Minutes
Paper-2 Short answer and extended response questions on core topics 50 65% 75 minutes
HL Paper-1 30 MCQ’s 40 35% 60 Minutes
Paper-2 Short answer and extended response questions on core and AHL topics 95 65% 135 Minutes
Grade 7_Hindi_field trip

Grade 7_Hindi_field trip

Dear All,
This is to inform you that Grade 7 Students are going for field trip to Divya Bhaskar (Udhana) on the given dates.
Date Grade Section Time
7-Sep-2016 7 Insight, Cognizance, Acuity, Envisage 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
8-Sep-2016 7 Vision, perspicacity, Idea 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Note: Students have to compulsory wear school pants, otherwise they will not be allowed to go.
Grade-7_All-Sections_Language&Literature_Term-1(2016-17)_Course_Content

Grade-7_All-Sections_Language&Literature_Term-1(2016-17)_Course_Content

Dear Students and Parents,
Find below the course content for the Term – I Examination for academic session 2016-17 -: 

Literature  
Poetry Unit The Wisdom of Tagore – : Upagupta and Unworthy Gift by                                                             Rabindranath Tagore

Poems on Life Skills –:       Desiderata by Max Ehrmann

                                           Polonius’s Advice to Laertes by                                                              William Shakespeare

The Cinderella Files –: Cinderella by Roald Dahl

Language  
Unit – Forms of Writing Descriptive/Narrative/Persuasive Writing
Grammar Component Comprehension

Verb-Tense Agreement

Adjectives

Punctuations

Idioms

Note -: Please refer to the Empowering English Chapters for Vocabulary to be used for Forms of Writing Unit. The Chapters are -:

Chapter 1 -: Alien Speak

Chapter 2 -: Matching Genres

Chapter 3 -: Creating Magic with Words.

Chapter 4 -: The Great Chess Challenge

Chapter 9 -: Of Sense Descriptions, Setting, and Atmosphere

Chapter 13 -: The Diamond Necklace

Mathematics: Exercise 2.29

Mathematics: Exercise 2.29

Grade9 – G9 Eureka
Homework submitted by: urvi.shah@fountainheadschools.org
Submission Date: Wed Sep 07 2016 00:00:00 GMT+0530 (IST)
Internet Required: No
Details: Complete exercise 2.29 (Q1) in your Graph note-book by tomorrow along with the working part.

Note- All the questions from Q1 (a) to Q1 (f) are to be anyhow done tomorrow.
Expected Time: 30

CONNECT – 14th September 2016-Registration form

CONNECT – 14th September 2016-Registration form

Dear Parents,

We have organised CONNECT (An open meeting between Parents & Management) on Wednesday, 14th September 2016.
Time: 8:00 to 9:30 am
Venue : Y-box, Fountainhead School, Kunkni

Session Format – Open discussion & PPT (Recommendation from previous Connect)

The session will be addressed by:
Vardan Kabra (Head of School)
Ankita Kabra (Deputy Head of School / Primary School Principal)
Bhumika Parmar (Vice Principal -Senior School)
Ramaswamy Iyer (Head of Administration)
Sanjana Amarnani (PYP Coordinator)

Please note:
1. Kindly be seated 10 minutes before the start of the session in Y-box.

2. The session is to raise General Academic & Administrative issues only.

3. This is not a platform to raise any child specific issues or any other issues.(Please meet HRT in person for the same with prior appointment).

4. CAR POOLING is highly appreciated & recommended since we have limited parking space ( for 120 -130 cars).Therefore, only first 130 registrations will be confirmed on first come first serve basis i.e the sooner you fill the form the more chances of confirmation.

You are requested not to call at Front desk for the confirmation. You will get a confirmation email from our side on 10th Sep,2016.(Please check your mail).

Parents who get the confirmation from our side should carry their Bearer card or the security team would not allow them to enter the school premises.

Parents who do not get the opportunity to attend this session need not get disheartened because we will be sharing the details of the discussion with all parents.

Last date to fill the registration form is 9th Sep,2016 (Forms filled later to this date will not be considered).

 

Regards,
Fountainhead School

Syllabus for term one exam_COS_G8

Syllabus for term one exam_COS_G8

Dear learners,

The syllabus for the term one exam of COS is given in the table below.

Chemistry Biology Physics
C1: The particulate nature of matter. B1: Characteristics of living things P1: Motion
C3: Atoms, Elements and Compounds.
– 3.1: Physical and chemical changes.
– 3.2: Elements, compounds and mixtures.
– 3.3: Atomic structure and the Periodic Table.
– 3.4: Ions and ionic bonds.

  • Describe the formation of ions by electron loss or gain.
  • Describe the formation of ionic bonds between metals and nonmetals as exemplified by elements from Groups I and VII. 
  • Explain the formation of ionic bonds between metallic and nonmetallic elements.
B2: Cells

-2.1:Cell structure

-2.2:Movement in and out of the cells

P2: Matter and forces

2.1 Mass and weight

2.2 Density

2.3 Effects of forces

2.4 Pressure

C9: The Periodic Table.
– Describe the way the Periodic Table classifies elements in order of atomic (proton) number.
– Use the Periodic Table to predict properties of elements by means of groups and periods.
– 9.1: Periodic trends.
B3: Enzymes

 

Total Marks Paper 2 (MCQ’s) Paper 4 (Subjective) Paper 6 (alternative to practical)
190 40 120 30

For more details, Refer to the CoS 2017-’18 syllabus.

Component details :

Paper-2 : A multiple-choice paper consisting of 40 questions of the four-choice type. Questions will be based on the Extended syllabus content.

Paper-4 : A written paper consisting of short-answer and structured questions. Questions will be based on the Extended syllabus content.

Paper-6 : Questions will be based on the experimental skills.

Instructions :

You all are required to carry an electronic calculator and your own resources.

 

Invitation for IBDP Orientation Meeting- 7th September,2016 (8 am to 10 am, Y box)

Invitation for IBDP Orientation Meeting- 7th September,2016 (8 am to 10 am, Y box)

Invitation for IBDP Orientation Meeting

“We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.”  ― Franklin D. Roosevelt

Dear Parents & Students,

We are pleased to invite you to orientation & information sessions on Wednesday, 7th September, 2016 regarding IBDP. The details of the session are mentioned below.

Venue : Y box

Timings: 8.00 am to 10.00 am

Note: Students who are not attending the session as their parents are out of station or are not able to attend the session due to unavoidable circumstances will have to board 8.50 am bus route.

08:00 – 10:00 am  – For all parents & students
  • DP Curriculum Framework
  • Subject choices offered
  • Subject selection
  • Career Counseling
  • IGCSE & IBDP Constraints
  • DP Recognition

Answer to the above and other similar questions will be provided during the session. Please note that attendance in the session is highly recommended for the parents as different aspects of DP will be covered during each session. For the session, it is mandatory for students also to come along with parents. Students will continue their classes after the session. Please arrive on time.

Looking forward to meeting all of you.

Regards.