Senior 5 Investigations

Dear senior 5 students,

please note that by the 14th February, all the investigations have to be printed and bound and handed over to me please.

Those students who haven’t yet finished the investigation, are kindly asked to send me their work via email till the 10th February, latest. Please note that the printed version of your investigation will reflect the final mark of your work. Thus you won’t be able to do the necessary corrections to improve your mark.


Ms. Edera


Senior 5 SEC Practical 2

Dear Senior 5 students,

the following are the dates for your second SEC practical.

7th December – Preparation Sheet. Get with you the recipes of the dishes and the drinks which would be suitable for the possible scenarios.

14th December – Practical. You will cook the meal that you have chosen in your preparation sheet. Remember to get the apron, all the ingredients for your meal and drink, tea towels and decoration items.

18th December – Evaluation. You will complete the Evaluation on the Preparation Sheet.

Some possible scenarios for your practical include:

1. A pregnant woman
2. Someone who suffers of high blood pressure (also known as hypertension)
3. School-aged children
4. Vegetarians (lacto vegetarian and lacto-ovo vegetarian)
5. Someone suffering of constipation or diverticular disease (so you need to have a meal high in fibre)
6. An athlete or someone very active. (so get recipes high in carbohydrates e.g. pasta)
7. Someone who is overweight or obese thus needs to follow a slimming diet. (E.g. a dish with chicken or fish would be ideal)
8. Someone who suffers of heart disease / CHD.
9. Someone who is diabetic.
10. Someone who is lactose intolerant (no milk or dairy)
11. Someone who is coeliac (no wheat products)
12. Someone who has a sedentary job (always sitting down e.g. secretary – So no food high in carbs as they do not use a lot of energy)
13. Elderly people

Regards Ms. Edera

Senior 5 Whisking Method Practical

Dear senior 5 students,

this is the assignment title for your practical of the whisking method.

Your cousin is coming over to your house for teatime. Prepare, cook and serve a Swiss roll or a fruit flan using the whisking method. Also serve a nutritious, home-made drink.

May I remind you that I will collect the preparation sheet on Monday 20th November. The practical will be held on the 30th November.

For the practical please get the apron, all the ingredients for your chosen dish and drink, the flan tin (if you’re making the fruit flan), 2 tea towels, non-stick spray for the fruit flan or baking paper for the Swiss roll and decoration items.


Ms. Edera

Senior 5 SEC papers 2016 and 2015

Dear Senior 5,

I hope that you are making good use of these holidays! As promised, I am starting to upload the answer sheets of the past papers. I am attaching the first two past papers; 2016 and 2015, paper 1 and paper 2. I will upload the answer sheets of the other past papers in the coming days. Once you work out the past papers, kindly hand them in so that I have a look at your work.

Should you have any queries please do not hesitate to send an email.


Ms. Edera

sec-2015-paper sec-2016-paper