Year 4 Computing

Here is an overview of the topics covered in the year group.  It gives an idea of when each topic is taught but this may vary depending on the need of the children in the cohort

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
E-safety -Behaviours for collaborating online, trustworthy sources

 Using Technology, Software and Data - Design and create a webpage for a purpose, gather and record sensor data, collaboration online, using Google docs, slides, forms and sheets. 

Networks and Data Representation - Share websites, videos and files to other devices, Network services: Internet, communication and collaboration, consolidate leaning about networks, learn about packets. 


Programming and Hardware - Glitch 

Computational thinking - Use filtering out to identify parts of activities, understand script and code, decomposition, create an algorithm for a purpose.