This site contains student responses to past examination questions and tasks. The standards described in the performance bands and applied in the marking process do not change from year to year. The responses provide examples of standards of performance at the band cut-offs.
Student responses of the day
Question 4b Drama: Band 5/6 response John Misto, The Shoe-Horn Sonata Question 3 Elective 3: Image: Band 5/6 response Raymond Briggs, When the Wind Blows Question 3b: Band 5/6 response Jane Yolen, Briar Rose Question 1: Band 5/6 response Question 5b Prose Fiction: Band 5/6 response Jane Yolen, Briar Rose