A high-quality computing education equips pupils to use computational thinking and creativity to understand and change the world. Computing has deep links with mathematics, science and design and technology, it provides insights into both natural and artificial systems. The core of computing is computer science, in which pupils are taught the principles of information and computation, how digital systems work and how to put this knowledge to use through programming. Building on this knowledge and understanding, pupils are equipped to use information technology to create programs, systems and a range of content. Computing also ensures that pupils become digitally literate – able to use, and express themselves and develop their ideas through, information and communication technology – at a level suitable for the future workplace and as active participants in a digital world.
At Chapel Street we aim to ensure that pupils:
In Key Stage 1
In Key Stage 2
Building on the skills gained in Key Stage 1, we also aim that pupils:
Pupils learn through hands on experiences drawing on their natural enthusiasm for the subject and using a wide range of programs. They then use the skills they have learned to develop their understanding and presentation of work in other subjects.
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