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SOCIAL STUDIES

  1. Group the following qualities of a leader into good qualities and bad qualities. (5mks)
    rude, honest, inspiring, decisive, punctual, compassionate, arrogant, committed, disrespectful, lazy
    Good qualities   Bad qualities
    a)                       a)             
    b)                       b)             
    c)                       c)             
    d)                       d)             
    e)                       e)             
  2. Which industries make the following products? (5mks)
    1
  3. Making good use of resources and protecting them is referred to as              (1mk)
  4. Things that people need in order to produce or create wealth are known as           (1mk)
  5.                   is a people's way (1mk)
  6. List five aspects of traditional (5mks)
  7. Define the following items.(3mks)
    1. Population
    2. Population distribution
    3. Densely populated area
  8. Fill in the gaps on interdependence. (2mks) )
    1.              help children to learn.
    2. We depend on           to make our clothes.
  9. Name four historic built environments found in our country. (4mks)
  10. Draw and colour the following physical features. (2mk)
    2
  11. What is the name of your county? (1mk)

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. List three attributes of God you have learnt. (3mks)
  2. Study the following items and write whether it is ‘personalor'school property.
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  3. The parable of the mustard seed helps us to understand the nature of              (1mk)
  4. In Philipians 4:4 we learn that we should                 in the Lord always. (1mk)
  5. What type of a family has father, mother and children? (1mk)
  6. Who forced Tamar into bed and raped her? (1mk)
  7. We should always keep our bodies pure because they are the                    (1mk)
  8. The Bible is divided into two parts. These are              Testament and           Testament.(2mks)
  9.               was a tax collector who climbed a sycamore tree to see Jesus.(1mk)
  10. Who were the parents of John the Baptist? (2mks)
             and           
  11. Jesus entered a town called              where the blind Bartimaeus begged by the roadside. (1mk)
  12. How many lepers were healed by Jesus? (1mk)
  13. The story of Jesus raising a widow's son from death shows that Jesus has power (1mk)

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS ACTIVITIES

  1. The surah that is referred to as the mother of Qur'an is                  
  2. The surah that is known as ‘dua' is                 
  3. The wife of Abu Lahab was known as.                 
  4. We should say                after eating.
  5. The second pillar of Iman is the belief in the                 
  6. The fourth pillar of Islam is                
  7. Mikail is the angel incharge of                
  8. Angels of Allah are neither male nor                 

Name the prophets who are Ulul-Azm.

  1.             
  2.             
  3.             
  4.             
  5. Virtues are                 qualities of a person.
  6. Ritual purity is referred to as                  
  7. How many times do Muslims pray in a day?
  8. Who was the first man to be created?
  9. The father of prophet Muhammad was known as                     
  10. Najasaatul Mukhafafa is the same as                  
  11. The pillar of Islam that encourages sharing is                    
  12. What is the meaning of Tawheed?

MARKING SCHEME

SOCIAL STUDIES

  1.             Good                        Bad
    1. honest                        rude
    2. inspiring                   decisive
    3. punctual                  arrogant
    4. compassionate     disrespectful
    5. committed                   lazy
  2.      
    1. creamery
    2. car assembly
    3. basketry
    4. shoe making
    5. weaving
  3. conservation
  4. resources
  5. culture
  6.        
    1. dressing
    2. sports
    3. food
    4. songs and dances
    5. housing
  7.          
    1. it is the number of people living in a particular area.
    2. it is the way in which people are spread over an area.
    3. it is an area with many houses.
  8.      
    1. teachers
    2. tailors
  9. monuments, museums, historic sites, cultural centres.
  10. award drawings
  11. mark according to your county.

C.R.E

  1.        
    1. sole creator
    2. loving
    3. holy
  2.        
    1. personal
    2. school
    3. personal
  3. the kingdom of God
  4. rejoice
  5. nuclear family
  6. Amnon
  7. temple of the holy spirit
  8. new, old
  9. Zacheaus
  10. Zecharia, Elizabeth
  11. Jericho
  12. 10
  13. over death

I.R.E 

  1. Fatiha
  2. Al Fatiha
  3. Ummu Jamil
  4. alhamdulillahi
  5. angels
  6. saum/ fasting
  7. rain
  8. female
  9. Nuh / Musa
  10. Ibrahim
  11. Isa
  12. Mohammad
  13. good
  14. twahara
  15. 5
  16. Adam
  17. Abdullahi
  18. light najasaat
  19. zakat
  20. believing in one God.
    loneness of God

The teacher to fill the grid below after marking the learner's work.

Assessment rubric
SUBJECT Exceeds Meets
(25)
Meets Expectations
(16-24)
Approaches Expectations
(8-15)
Below Expectations
(0 - 7)
SOCIAL STUDIES        
         
Assessment rubric
SUBJECT Exceeds Meets
(25)
Meets Expectations
(16-24)
Approaches Expectations
(8-15)
Below Expectations
(0 - 7)
R.E        
         

SOCIAL STUDIES

  1. What are the names of the four cardinal points? (4mks)
    Q1 JGAFYTDA
    1. ...................................
    2. ...................................
    3. ...................................
    4. ...................................
  2. The above shown tool is called a ...................................and is used to...................................(2mks)
  3. What is the name of our county?................................... (2mks)
  4. Too much rain causes ...................................while lack of rain causes...................................(2mks)
  5. Name three seasons experienced in our county (3mks) 
    1. ...................................
    2. ...................................
    3. ...................................
  6. Identify the following physical features. (3mks)
    Q6A JGATYFDA
  7. Name the three main types of soil (3mks)
    1. ...................................
    2. ...................................
    3. ...................................
  8. Write four animal products (4mks)
    1. ...................................
    2. ...................................
    3. ...................................
  9. Identify any animal that will be useful to people in the following ways (10mks)
                   Uses                            Animal
    1. Source of food    ...................................
    2. Security               ...................................
    3. Companionship   ...................................
    4. Tourist attraction   ...................................
    5. Wool                     ...................................
  10. Draw and colour any two sources of heat (2mks)

     
    1. ...................................



    2. ...................................
  11. Name five ways of caring for our historic built environments. (5mks)
    1. ...................................
    2. ...................................
    3. ...................................
    4. ...................................
    5. ...................................
  12. The way by which people depend on each other is called ...................................
    (population, dependence, interdependence) (2mks).
  13. ...................................is the number of people living in a particular area while ................................... is the way in which people spread over an area.
    (migration, population distribution, population) (2mks)
  14. Identify the type of population distribution shown below. (3mks)
    1. Q14A JNFAYTRDA...................................
    2. Q14B JKAGUT6DGA...................................
    3. Q14C JTFATYFDA...................................
      (densely, unevenly, sparsely)
  15. Name three safe places in our community (3mks)
    1. ...................................
    2. ...................................
    3. ...................................

(50marks)
CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION ASSESSMENT

  1. God created me and my body parts in His...................................and...................................(2mks)
  2. Bad thoughts make us do...................................(1mk)
    (good things, bad things)
  3. Draw the faces to show the following emotions. (2mks)
    1. happy face 
      Q3A JHUFYTDQ
    2. sad face
      Q3A JHUFYTDQ
  4. Write four members of extended family. (4mks)
    1. ................................
    2. ................................
    3. ................................
    4. ................................
  5. Who were our first parents on Earth? ................................and ................................(2mks)
  6. Which are the four Gospel books? (4mks)
    1. ................................
    2. ................................
    3. ................................
    4. ................................
  7. ................................saw the burning bush. (1mk) 
  8. ................................ is the word of God. (1mk)
  9. ................................was swallowed by a big fish. (1mk)
  10. Name the three Hebrew men who were rescued from the fire. (3mks)
    1. ................................
    2. ................................
    3. ................................
    4. ................................
  11. The Bible is divided into................................Testament and................................Testament. (1mk)
  12. Which are the attributes of God? 3mks)
    1. ................................
    2. ................................
    3. ................................
    4. ................................

(25marks)
ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS ACTIVITIES

  1. The surah that is known as the mother of Qur'an is................................1mk)
  2.                  
    1. Surah Ikhlas has................................verses.(1mk)
    2. Abu Lahab means................................(1mk)
  3.                        
    1. The sayings of the prophet are known as................................(1mk)
    2. Mohammad was born in................................(1mk)
  4. Write down two things you should do before eating (2mks)
    1. ................................
    2. ................................
  5. Write the pillars of Islam in the correct order. (10mks)
    1. ................................
    2. ................................
    3. ................................
    4. ................................
    5. ................................
  6. Match the following (8mks) 
    1. Ar-Rahman - The king 
    2. Ar-Raheem - The source of peace 
    3. Al-Malik - Most gracious
    4. Al-Salaam - The merciful

MARKING SCHEMES

Social Studies

  1.                  
    1. North
    2. West
    3. East
    4. South
  2. Compass, show direction
  3. (Any county where the child is)
  4. floods, drought 
  5. cold, dry, rainy 
  6.                    
    1. hills
    2. river
    3. valley
  7. clay, loam, sand
  8. eggs, honey, meat, mill
  9.                  
    1. cow, goat, sheep  (any)
    2. cat,dog
    3. dog, cats
    4. any wild animal 
    5. sheep
  10. fire, jiko, gas cooker, stove, sun (any 2) 
  11. cleaning the place, dusting.clearing bushes fencing the area, painting, repairing any broken parts.(any 5) 
  12. Interdependence.
  13. Population, population distribution 
  14.              
    1. densely
    2. sparsely
    3. unevenly
  15. police station, school, church, mosque (any 3)

C.R.E.

  1. image, likeness
  2. bad things
  3. happy face sad face
        cre 3
  4. grandmother, grandfather, cousins, aunts, uncles. (any 4)
  5. Adam and Eve. 
  6. Matthew, Mark, Luke, John
  7. Moses
  8. Bible 
  9. Jonah
  10. Shadrack, Mechack, Abednego.
  11. Old, New
  12. holy, loving, sole creator.

I.R.E. 

  1. Al Fatiha
  2.          
    1. four
    2. the father of flames 
  3.            
    1. Hadith
    2. Makkah
  4.                        
    1. washing hands
    2. saying a dua
  5.                
    1. Shahada
    2. Salat
    3. Zakat
    4. Saum 
    5. Hajj
  6.            
    • Ar-Rahman - Most gracious
    • Ar-Raheem - The merciful
    • Al-Malik - The king
    • Al-Salaam - The source of peace

KATI AREA

Study the map of kati area and use it to answer questions 1-4 

Grade 4 Set 2 social map

  1. People in kati area get water from a _________________
  2. The main cash crop in the area is ___________________
  3. The name of the school in kati area is ___________________
  4. Kati area is likely to be ___________________ (sub-location, location, county)
  5. River kati starts from what direction ____________________
  6. Children you learn with in the same class and share items are your _____________________
  7. Elijah is facing the sun in the morning. He is walking towards ________________________
  8. An instrument used to tell the direction of one place from another is called __________________
  9. The sun sets to the __________________
  10. The other name for the four main points of a compass is ___________________
  11. Mountains, rivers, lakes are all called __________________features.
  12. The direction of a compass marked below is called ________________
    Grade 4 Set 2 social Q12
  13. A person who uses compass direction to land at an airport is called _________________________
  14. There are ______________ counties in Kenya.
  15. The smallest county in Kenya is _________________________.
  16. The head of a county is called _____________________
  17. Which one is the following is the odd one out. 
    (bus, aeroplane, ship and cart)
  18. An area with many trees is called a _______________________
  19. Rainfall, sunshine, temperature, wind are all called _____________________
  20. Drops of water that fall from the sky are called ____________________
    (clouds, rain, sunshine)
  21. The head of a location is called _______________________
  22. A river which flows throughout the year is called _______________________
  23. Crops that are grown for sale are called ____________________
  24. My father's father is my __________________________
  25. Name one physical feature in your county.
  26. Kamau is sitting facing the sun in the morning. His right hand is facing _________________
  27. Planting different types of crops at different times is called ___________________
    (soil erosion, crop rotation, shift cultivation)
  28. What is the name of your county? ________________________

Use the diagram below to answer questions 29 - 32.

Grade 4 Set 2 ET1 social Q29

  1. Name one economic activity in the picture _____________________
  2. Name the two crops that are sold in the picture ___________________________
  3. The means of transport in the area is by ___________________________
  4. The roof of the houses in the picture are made of ____________________
    (soil, grass, stones, iron sheets)
  5. People come together in our county to ___________________
    (chase one another, help one another, quarrel one another)
  6. Dairy animals are mainly kept for _____________________ (meat, milk, blood, mutton)
  7. The people who keep law and order in our country are the ____________________
  8. A flat area is called a __________________ (valley, coast, plain)
  9. A person who mends our clothes is called a ___________________
  10. The largest county in Kenya is _______________________
  11. Mountains, valleys, hills and rivers all are called __________________ features.
  12. A weather instrument used to measure the amount of rainfall is called ___________________

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. Human beings are special. They are created in ______________ image.
  2. Complete Psalms 139:13 "You created every part of me, you put me together in my _____________
    womb.
  3. Write one good thought ___________________________________________
  4. The commandment that has a promise added is _______________________________________
  5. _______________________ was punished by abusing his sister sexually. (David, Amnon)
  6. Our bodies are the ____________________ of the Holy Spirit.
  7. God does not make mistakes, we say He is ________________________ (loving, Holy)
  8. When I am sad, I can control my emotions by ___________________ (crying, sleeping, praying)
  9. The members of a nuclear family are __________________, _______________ and _______________
  10. When your friend wrong you, you should ________________________ (fight, abuse, forgive)

MARKING SCHEME

  1. lake
  2. Coffee
  3. Mali School
  4. Locatio
  5. North East
  6. Friends
  7. East
  8. Compass
  9. West
  10. Cardinal points
  11. Physical
  12. South West
  13. Pilot
  14. 47
  15. Mombasa
  16. Governor
  17. cart
  18. forest
  19. weather elements
  20. rain
  21. Chief
  22. Permanent
  23. Cash crops
  24. grandfather
  25.  
  26. South
  27. crop rotation
  28.  
  29. Farming
  30. Tea and maize
  31. Road
  32. Iron sheets
  33. Help one anothrer
  34. Milk
  35. Police
  36. Plain
  37. Tailor
  38. Marsabit
  39. Physical
  40. Rain gauge

C.R.E

  1. God's
  2. Mother's
  3.  
  4. obey your father and mother
  5. Amnon
  6. Temple
  7. Holy
  8. Praying
  9. father, mother and children
  10. forgive

Competency Based Curiculum
Grade 4 Exam
Social Studies Activities
Name................................................School..........................................................

  1. An instrument used to show direction is called __________________ (2mrks)
  2. The sun sets in the________________________ (1mk)
  3. A high flat land is called a ______________ (2mrks)
    Study the diagram below and answer the questions (10marks)
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  4. The above diagram is called a _______________
  5. Which day did the pupils wear gumboots in the morning? _______________
  6. The weather on Thursday was _______________________
  7. Which day was sunny throughout? ________________
  8. The best day for winnowing was _________________
  9. A representation of a large area on a small flat surface is called _______________ (1mark)
  10. Name two social insects (4marks)
    ________________________
    ________________________
  11. Identify and name any three physical features (6marks)
    ________________________
    ________________________
    _________________________
  12. Your social studies teacher has asked you to draw a map. Name any three important elements that are supposed to be in your map (6marks)
    ______________________
    _______________________
    _______________________
  13. Kenya is made up 47 counties. Name any 3 counties you know (6marks)
    _____________________________
    ______________________________
    ______________________________
  14. The head of a given country is called a ____________________ (1mk)
  15. I live in ___________ county (1mk)
  16. The green color found in the national flag represents _____________________ (1mk)
  17. People who kill our wild animals are called ________________________ (1mk)
  18. Draw a compass direction and show the 4 main cardinal points (8marks)
     






                                                             

MARKING SCHEME

  1. Compass direction
  2. West
  3. Plateau
  4. Weather chart/Clock
  5. Wednesday
  6. Cloudy
  7. Monday
  8. Tuesday
  9. A map
  10.  
    Bees
    Ant (any other social insect named by the learner)
  11.    
    Mountain
    Valley
    Hill (any other physical feature named by the learner)
  12.    
    Title
    Scale
    Compass direction (or any other element named by the pupil)
  13.    
    Machakos county
    Nairobi county
    Kiambu county (any other county named by the pupil)
  14. President
  15. The pupil names his/her county
  16. Vegetation/plants
  17. Poachers
  18. draw a compass direction and name the 4 cardinal points

Assessment rubric

Exceeding expectation (50) Meeting expectation (25-49) Approaching expectation (11-24) Below expectation (0- 10)