Here are some resources that we have compiled for you to support in the implementation of the new computing curriculum in September 2014.
There are three strands to the new curriculum, Computer Science, Information Technology and Digital Literacy. However these strands are not discrete, they intertwine with each other.
Computing at School
We recommend you join CAS (Computing at School) and if you are a Primary Teacher register at Barefoot Computing.
Here are just a few sites that you may find useful when introducing programming to your students.
Phil Bagge’s fabulous “Jam Sandwich Making Robot”
The Algorithms make you happy song – Sally Everett and pupils
And some really cool web 2 apps