Computing Curriculum

The computing curriculum at Marlborough Road provides children with a:

  • Relevant, coherent, progressive computing education that equips pupils to use computational thinking and creativity to understand and change the world.:

computer science -The principles of information and computation, how digital systems work, and how to put this knowledge to use through programming.

 IT- to use information technology to create programs, systems and a range of content. 

digital literacy - 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. 

E-safety - threaded throughout the units rather than being a unit in itself as it is important to ensure the messages around e-safety are reinforced throughout the year. 

        • Grounding in core disciplinary knowledge, and the ability to approach challenging, computing -valid questions:
        • Programming
        • Computational thinking
        • Creativity
        • Computer networks
        • Communication/collaboration
        • Productivity


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