Computing - Intent
At Sacred Heart, we believe understanding and applying the fundamental principles of Computing are so important. These include abstraction, logic, algorithms and data representation as well as digital technology, including the use of multi-media, to access wider opportunities of learning and research.
At Sacred Heart, we endeavour to deliver Digital Literacy across the Curriculum. From Nursery to Year 6, pupils have the opportunity to develop their digital skills using a range of devices and applications.
The main applications that we use at Sacred Heart, Seesaw and Google Classroom, are used in our Computing lessons and for homework. However, teachers across the school will utilise our devices to evidence a range of learning our pupils encounter on their school journey. This may include:
Along with many other exciting projects they complete.
One of the programmes that Sacred Heart uses to teach Coding is Scratch, please click the link to find out more.
Here are some skills that are really useful and will give your child a head start with their ICT.