Chirton Primary

Computing Curriculum Intent

The intent of our carefully sequenced computing curriculum is for children to move on from Chirton:

  • Having the confidence to use programmes and software effectively.
  • Enabled to use a diverse range of multimedia technology to purposefully showcase their learning.
  • Able to use coding skills to produce effective algorithms using resilience to deconstruct and problem solve.
  • Recognising how computers and digital technology can enhance their opportunities.
  • Taking responsibility for their online safety and with the secure knowledge of what they can do if they have a problem.

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Digital Leaders

Our Digital Leaders are a group of pupils who are responsible for a range of roles in our school including:

  • Trialling and reviewing new hardware and software
  • Supporting children in learning more about how to stay safe online
  • Running lunchtime computing clubs
  • Working with other schools on larger computing and online safety projects
  • Helping set up computing equipment in classrooms.