Computer Science

Heaton Space Project

Heaton Space Project

Some children from Year 5 and Year 6 took part in a project about their local area with Sean Peacock who is studying for a PhD at Newcastle University. After an initial briefing, they walked around the local area of Heaton and recorded the amount of pollution using specialist technology. The following day, they discussed their findings… Continue Reading

Coding

Coding

Year One are learning all about coding. Today the children had to set the code to make the angry bird move to reach the pig. It was tricky but with perseverance the children managed to complete the task and even moved onto trickier codes. Excellent ICT skills!     Continue Reading

Year 2 – Coding with code.org

Year 2 – Coding with code.org

Code.org Children are making wonderful progress in computer science and many have now successfully coded over sixty lines of computer code! Children have been watching unplugged activities and have participated in many unique coding problems which include a variety of different characters.   Continue Reading

ICT

ICT

Year One have been learning about being safe online. Through a story about Smartie the Penguin, the children made choices about what to do when they are unsure about something on a device. The children then made posters about staying safe online. Afterwards, they worked on the iPads.     Continue Reading