Computing Curriculum Intention
I am online-safe, online-inspired and online-confident.
At St Joseph’s our mission statement is to understand and use computational thinking and creativity to understand and change the world.
Pupils should learn to:
Understand and apply concepts of a computer, including problem solving, whilst also using them safely.
- We aim to develop progression in Computing by ensuring learning is purposeful, we do this by following the Teach Computing scheme of work.
- We understand the importance of internet safety and embed online safety lessons within our units of work by following Project Evolve.
- We promote online safety regularly to parents and carers and invest in teacher CPD.
At St Joseph's, we follow the Teach Computing computing scheme of work, which delivers a clear progression of skills from Year 1 through to Year 6. This scheme of work includes four flexible units for each year group covering:
- Computing Systems and Networks
- Creating Media
- Data and Information