Computing and ICT

Year 7

Students will learn both ICT and Computer Science concepts throughout their time at Hampton Gardens; giving them the tools to tackle the ever-changing world we live in. In Year 7 the order of study is as follows:

  • Term 1 - Basic ICT Office skills
  • Term 2 - Computer Systems
  • Term 3 – Interactive PowerPoint
  • Term 4- Programming with Logo
  • Term 5 – Programming with Scratch
  • Term 6 – Individual project

Year 8

In Year 8 we are developing the student knowledge of applications and Computer Science concepts. The order of study for Year 8 is as follows :

  • Term 1 – Spreadsheets
  • Term 2 – Programming with GameMaker
  • Term 3 – Programming with Kodu
  • Term 4 – Advanced Programming with Logo
  • Term 5- Advanced Office skills
  • Term 6 – Individual Project

E – Safety

A topic that is taken with the greatest importance at Hampton Gardens. Lessons are taught throughout Year 7 to provide students with the knowledge of how to respond in different Scenarios. In Year 8 refresher lessons are provided.