Our Computing curriculum aims to equip our children with the foundational skills, knowledge and understanding of computing that they will need for the future in an increasingly digital world. We want our pupils to be able to utilise new technology in a safe and responsible way and to be autonomous, independent users of computing technologies.
Computing is taught as a discrete lesson each week, with opportunities for children to apply their computing skills elsewhere in the curriculum. We cover the National Curriculum objectives using the Purple Mash & NCCE schemes of work. We cover the three main areas:
Take a look at the table below for a brief overview of curriculum content.
We teach computing as a discrete lesson each week. We also give the children the opportunity to apply taught skills across the curriculum.