The school follows the National Curriculum guidelines of teaching Computing. All children have access to PC or laptop computers in their classrooms . All computers in school are networked. All classes have the use of a CD player with headphones and a digital camera and interactive whiteboard.
Discrete Computing lessons teach skills which are then used across the curriculum areas.
Digital video cameras, videos/DVD's, Bee bots and Roamers are also used regularly.
The computing curriculum is built up from learning a variety of skills from three main strands:
Computer Science – Developing programs and algorithms.
Digital Literacy – Communication and E-Safety.
Information Technology – Retrieving data and organizing information.
The programme of study for the National Curriculum can be found here:
Busythings - Explore many fun activities to support your learning at home. Ask your teacher for the login details!
Phonics Play - Practise and reinforce your phonic skills at home.
Cbeebies - fun educational games