Computing at Grove Road
A high-quality computing curriculum equips pupils to use computational thinking and creativity to understand and change the world.
National Curriculum in England 2014
How can we share data with other people around the world?
How does a computer know what to do?
Why isn’t this program working correctly?
Essential Key Skills:
Analyse problems in computational terms, and have repeated practical experience of writing computer programs in order to solve such problems.
Evaluate and apply information technology, including new or unfamiliar technologies, analytically to solve problems.
Using and Applying English and Maths within Computing:
English – word processing skills, communication, speaking and listening, creating drama sequences, following a script, using instructions.
Writing – Writing set instructions that are chronological, using electronic devices (iPads) to share and annotate work, using the internet to research in preparation for written activities.
Maths – Using algorithms and sequences, drawing 2D and 3D shapes and models, spreadsheet calculations.