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Computing/Coding Club


Our Key stage 1 "Computing on iPad" club introduces the use of iPads

and simple programming games to Years 1 & 2.

Computing club runs every Wednesday

with Mr Hitch & Mr Gooding,

3:15 - 4:15pm in the Chestnut Classroom


Our Lower Key Stage 2 Computing club introduces the use of computers

and computer programming to Years 3 & 4.

Computing club runs every Tuesday

with Mr Bagnall,

3:15 - 4:15pm in the Technology Suite



Coding club develops computer programming skill for Year 5 & 6 using Scratch, to create games and animations, and the Raspberry Pi computer.



Coding club runs every Thursday

with Mr Bagnall

3:15 - 4:15pm in the Technology Suite




What Most Schools Don't Teach

Learn about a new "superpower" that isn't being taught in 90% of US schools. Starring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg,, Chris Bosh, Jack Dorsey, Tony Hsieh, Drew Houston, Gabe Newell, Ruchi Sanghvi, Elena Silenok, Vanessa Hurst, and Hadi Partovi. Directed by Lesley Chilcott, executive producers Hadi and Ali Partovi.

Hacking the future: Clare Sutcliffe

Clare Sutcliffe talks about the importance and economic benefits of teaching the next generation of children to be code literate.