ICT

The ICT & Computing department at Perton Middle school offers a variety of projects to enhance skills in IT.  There are 3 areas covered by the curriculum – Computer Science, Digital Literacy and Information Technology.  Students use the school Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) – MOODLE – to access the curriculum and the opportunity to work independently and build confidence.

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In the 21st century, the use of ICT is essential. At Perton Middle School, we help to prepare students for the demands of an ever changing world – a world where Computing and ICT play an increasingly important role.

With 3 computer suites (2 x Pc suites  and 1 x Mac suite), the students have the opportunity to explore many programs.

Year

FIRST TERM – Autumn

SECOND TERM – Spring

THIRD TERM – Summer

5

(Intro to Computing)
Baseline Test
E-Safety
Network Setup
Cy2/7
Working with Data
Spreadsheets
Cy2/6c
Basic Programming
Control & Monitoring
Cy2/2a&b
Cy2/3a&b
Computer Theory
Using the internet
Search Engines
Cy2/5
Cy2/6b
Digital Literacy
Video Project
Planning/Creating
Cy2.6a&e
Basic Programming (Scratch)
Cy2/1a&b
Cy2.2a&b

6

Intro to Coding
Basic Web Design
(Dreamweaver)
Cy2/1b
Working with Data
Databases
Cy2.6d
Basic Programming
APP Design
Cy2.1a&b
Cy3a&b
Computer Theory
Computing (The Basics)
Cy2/4a&b
Digital Literacy
Podcasting
Garage Band / Audacity
Cy2/6e
Basic Programming (Gamemaker)
Cy2/1a&b
Cy2.2a&b

7

E-Safety
Use of Social Media
Business Documents
Cy3/8
Cy3/9
Working with Data
Extended Spreadsheets
Cy3/1a&b
Advanced Programming
Control & Monitoring
Cy3/2a&b
Computer Theory
Internet & Networks
Cy3/4
Cy3/6
Digital Literacy
Stop frame animation
Cy3/8
Advanced Programming
(Scratch)
Cy3/1a&b
Cy3/3a

8

Advanced Coding
Web Design – HTML
Cy3/3a&b
Working with Data
Extended Databases
Cy3/1a&b
Advanced Programming
App Design
Cy3/3a
Computer Theory
Hardware & Software
(Virtual Build – Prezi)
Cy3/5
Cy3/7
Web Graphics
(Fireworks & flash)
Cy3/8
Advanced Programming (Gamemaker)
Cy3/1a&b
Cy3/3a
IF Small Basic then Cy3/3b