In the Village Schools Partnership it is our intention to provide a Computing Curriculum which enables children to be able to make discerning use of the latest technologies to support them in all aspects of their lives.
Computing within our school aims, therefore, to provide a wealth of learning opportunities and transferrable skills explicitly within the computing lesson and across other curriculum subjects.
Computing skills are a major factor in enabling children to be confident, creative and independent learners and it is our intention that children have every opportunity available to allow them to achieve this. Our children are taught the principles of information and computation, how digital systems work and how to put this knowledge to use through programming. Children build on their growing knowledge and understanding as they progress through the school and are equipped to use information technology to create programs, systems and a range of content. We aim for all of our children to leave KS2 as digitally literate so that they are prepared for future education and in the workplace.
A child who learns computing within the Village Schools Partnership will: