Computer Science


Date

Year 7 Content

Lessons req.

Lessons avail.

Autumn Term

 

SEP

Baseline Assessment (Start of Year Assessment)

 

1

1

SEP/OCT

Unit 1:  Digital Communications:-

·         School Network Rules

·         Google Suite

·         Digital Literacy

·         H&S & What’s in the box

3

3

 

Half Term

 

 

OCT/DEC

Unit 2:  e-safety

2

2

 

 

6

6

 

 

JAN/FEB

Unit 3: Spreadsheet & Modelling

3

3

 

Half Term

 

 

FEB/MAR

Unit 3: Spreadsheet & Modelling continued

3

3

 

 

6

6

Summer Term

 

 

 

APR/MAY

Unit 4: Scratch -Sequencing Instructions and Computer Games [Game On!]

4

4

 

JUN/JUL

Unit 5: Microbit

1

1

Baseline Assessment (End of Year Assessment)

1

1

CD Cover Project (Challenge)

6

6


Date

Year 8 Content

Lessons req.

Lessons avail.

Autumn Term

 

SEP

Baseline Assessment (Start of Year Assessment)

 

1

1

SEP/OCT

Unit 1:  Introduction & What’s In the Box:-

·         School Network Rules

·         Google Suite (baics - e-mail)

·         E-safety recap (1 lesson)

3

3

 

Half Term

 

 

OCT/DEC

Unit 2:  Databases

2

2

 

 

6

6

 

 

JAN

Unit 2: Databases (ctd)

2

2

FEB

Unit 3: Introduction to Computer Science

1

1

 

Half Term

 

 

FEB/MAR

Unit 3: Introduction to Computer Science (ctd)

3

3

 

 

6

6

Summer Term

 

 

 

APR/MAY

Unit 4: HTML Coding and Web Design

3

3

 

JUN/JUL

Unit 5: Python Programming

3

3

Baseline Assessment (End of Year Assessment)

1

1


6

6

       

Date

Year 9 Content

Lessons req.

Lessons avail.

Autumn Term

 

SEP

Baseline Assessment (Start of Year Assessment)

 

1

1

SEP

Introduction & What’s In the Box:-

·         Google Suite

·         Recap on main computer components

·         E-safety (1 lesson) – recap (Consequences video)

2

2

OCT

Unit 1 – Computer Systems

1

1

 

Half Term

 

 

NOV

Unit 1 – Computer Systems

1

1

NOV/DEC

Unit 2 – Keeping Data Safe

2

2

 

 

6

6

Spring Term

 

JAN/FEB

Unit 3 - Python Programming

3

3

 

Half Term

 

 

FEB/MAR

Unit 4 – Representing Algorithms

 

3

3

 

 

6

6

Summer Term

 

 

 

APR/MAY

Unit 5 - Sorting and Searching Algorithms

2

2

 

 

Half Term

 

 

JUN/JUL

Unit 6 – System Authentication

2

2

 

Baseline Assessment (End of Year Assessment)

 

1

1

 

6

6