Ashton Under Hill First School

Shaping Bright Futures Together



  • Develop the key skills needed in a rapidly changing technological world
  • Become equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to stay safe in a digital world
  • Use a range of soft- and hard-ware
  • Become confident and curious life-long learners in computing


At Ashton under Hill First School we follow a rolling programme of topics using the Teach Computing curriculum with each year group learning through units within the same four themes. This supports a progression of skills throughout a child's time in school. These units cover the requirements of the National Curriculum alongside supporting discussions around online safety. 

Each of the units focuses on a key computing skill using a variety of soft ware and hard ware. Hardware may include; Bee-Bots, Micro bits, laptops and iPads. Software may include; Microsoft 365, Scratch, Paint and Chrome Music Lab. 

Open here for Computing content

Promoting Internet Safety Day


 By the end of Key Stage 2 be able to:

  • Use technology safely, respectfully and responsibly 
  • Use a range of hardware and software to produce high-quality, purposeful products
  • Design, write and debug programs 
  • Use logical reasoning to explain how some simple algorithms work 
  • Understand computer networks, including the internet