Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 7

 

  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Smart Computing Skills

The formal elements of art

Analysis and knowledge of own and other's art

Baseline test

Quality of observational drawing

E-safety

Computer viruses

Strong passwords

Digital footprints

Privacy settings

Practical – creation of interactive quiz

 

 

E-safety health check

Spring Term

 

Data Representation

 

Bitmaps & Vectors

File formats

Lossy and lossless compression.

Binary

Graphical Product

 

Written assessment

Computational Thinking

Decomposition

Pattern recognition

Abstraction

Algorithms

Testing and debugging
Written assessment

Summer Term

 

Fundamentals of computer programming

What a variable is? What sequence and branching means?

Assessment portfolio

 

Written assessment