Information for Schools
ComputerXplorers leads the way in providing innovative computing classes for primary school children.
Our classes can be offered as specialist, high quality extra-curricular, or after school computing clubs, or in a variety of ways during the school day.
All aspects of the computing curriculum can be covered including: unplugged activities, programming and coding, the innovative application of IT, creative digital literacy and e-safety.
During the school day ComputerXplorers can provide added value PPA cover, technology workshops and enrichment activity theme days, a solution to cover planned absences or a full service provider to cover the Computing Curriculum to the whole school or specific year groups. We operate across Bath, Bristol, Frome, Trowbridge and Weston Super Mare.
Why choose ComputerXplorers?
- Computing classes run by our specialists
- Easy to plan and hassle-free to run
- Innovative, age-appropriate lesson plans, software and peripherals
- Fully aligned with the Computing National Curriculum
- All staff DBS (or Disclosure Scotland) checked
- Hands-on and interactive
- Suitable for all primary school ages and abilities including special needs and gifted and talented children
Following on from our popular after school clubs and holiday workshops, to suit current condition we now are offering LIVE ONLINE computing camps.
Super value! Up to 7 hours tuition for small groups, PLUS extended use of any software.
Our online computing camps are delivered live in small groups by our fab team of expert tech leaders via Zoom – we do not use pre-recorded activity – so your child has all the input they need. AND it does not end with just the sessions themselves, children will have ongoing access to any software we use, so they can continue to develop the skills they learn at camp!
All you need at home is an internet connection and a computer: (Windows or Mac) desktop/laptop: or Chromebook. In our online classes running during Lockdown, in many instances Zoom ran Stop Motion Animation also benefits from a separate webcam, but excellent results have been obtained without!Read More
ComputerXplorers Computing Workshops can be run as full day or half day workshops.
They can be focused exclusively on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) topics or can be tailored to work around specific curriculum themes being studied at school eg a period in history, the local environment etc or to support external initiatives eg Science Week, Safer Internet Day or particular groups of children eg Gifted and Talented.Read More
Our expert computing classes provide sustainable, value added PPA cover or cover for planned absences.
ComputerXplorers specialist computing teachers can support your school's delivery of a core area of the curriculum while providing essential PPA cover for your team.
All aspects of the Computing Curriculum can be covered including programming, creative digital literacy and e-safety.
ComputerXplorers programmes can be offered in a variety of ways that can be tailored to the needs of the school and the children. We work flexibly to meet your needs.
Whether that means an added value solution for PPA cover or expert computing classes to cover planned absences, we can work to provide the appropriate level of curriculum support for you.Read More