Computer Coding for Kids

Computer Coding for Kids


  • Author : Carol Vorderman
  • Publisher : Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • Release Date : 2019-08-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780241421734


Computer Coding for Kids Book Description :

Kids can take their first steps towards becoming expert computer programmers with this fully-updated guide to coding for beginners. They'll master Scratch 3.0, the brand-new version of the world's most popular coding language for beginners. This will let them discover what makes a computer work while learning how to build their own computer programs and games. Once they're Scratch experts, it's onto the more complex Python programming language to delve even deeper into the technology that surrounds us every day. Computer Coding for Kids uses a simple, visual layout to guide budding programmers step by step through the ins and outs of computer code, from algorithms to variables, even showing them how to find and fix bugs in their code. Before you know...

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding

Help Your Kids with Computer Coding


  • Author : DK
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780744020922


Help Your Kids with Computer Coding Book Description :

Kids can take their first steps toward becoming expert computer programmers with this fully updated guide to coding for beginners. Scratch and Python programming soon become child's play, thanks to vibrant visuals, simple steps, and easy explanations. Whether you're an absolute beginner wanting to try your hand at basic programming or already a computer whizz looking to develop further, this one is for you. It starts from Scratch, showing how the programming language works and explaining universal coding concepts. Soon you'll be following numbered steps to create exciting games for you and your friends to play. Next you'll pass on to Python, building on the basics learned in Scratch to develop and adapt new games in more detail. With more than 250,00...

Help Your Kids with Computer Science

Help Your Kids with Computer Science


  • Author : DK
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780744025422


Help Your Kids with Computer Science Book Description :

Perfect for home learning, this visual guide to computers, the Internet, and social media uses step-by-step diagrams and graphics to explore how kids can get the most from computers while staying safe. Covering everything from data to digital life, from computer coding to cyber attacks, this unique guide gives parents and kids the most up-to-date and comprehensive facts and information in a visually appealing way. It examines the technical aspects of computers, such as how they function, the latest digital devices and software, and how the Internet works. It also builds the confidence of parents and kids when facing challenges such as staying safe online, digital etiquette, and how to navigate the potential pitfalls of social media. Jargon-free langu...

Teach Your Kids to Code
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Teach Your Kids to Code


  • Author : Bryson Payne
  • Publisher : No Starch Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-01
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781593276140


Teach Your Kids to Code Book Description :

Teach Your Kids to Code is a parent's and teacher's guide to teaching kids basic programming and problem solving using Python, the powerful language used in college courses and by tech companies like Google and IBM. Step-by-step explanations will have kids learning computational thinking right away, while visual and game-oriented examples hold their attention. Friendly introductions to fundamental programming concepts such as variables, loops, and functions will help even the youngest programmers build the skills they need to make their own cool games and applications. Whether you've been coding for years or have never programmed anything at all, Teach Your Kids to Code will help you show your young programmer how to: Explore geometry by drawing colo...

Coding Games in Scratch

Coding Games in Scratch


  • Author : Jon Woodcock
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781465495020


Coding Games in Scratch Book Description :

Scratch 3.0 has landed! Stay ahead of the curve with this fully updated guide for beginner coders. Coding is not only a highly sought-after skill in our digital world, but it also teaches kids valuable skills for life after school. This book teaches important strategies for solving problems, designing projects, and communicating ideas, all while creating games to play with their friends. Children will enjoy the step-by-step visual approach that makes even the most difficult coding concepts easy to master. They will discover the fundamentals of computer programming and learn to code through a blend of coding theory and the practical task of building computer games themselves. The reason coding theory is taught through practical tasks is so that young ...

The Official ScratchJr Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Official ScratchJr Book


  • Author : Marina Umaschi Bers
  • Publisher : No Starch Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781593276713


The Official ScratchJr Book Book Description :

ScratchJr is a free, introductory computer programming language that runs on iPads and Android tablets. Inspired by Scratch, the wildly popular programming language used by millions of children worldwide, ScratchJr helps even younger kids create their own playful animations, interactive stories, and dynamic games. The Official ScratchJr Book is the perfect companion to this free app and makes coding easy and fun for all. Kids learn to program by connecting blocks of code to make characters move, jump, dance, and sing. Each chapter includes several activities that build on one another, culminating in a fun final project. These hands-on activities help kids develop computational-thinking, problem-solving, and design skills. In each activity, you’ll f...

Computer Coding

Computer Coding


  • Author : Jon Woodcock
  • Publisher : DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
  • Release Date : 2014-08-18
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 146542685X


Computer Coding Book Description :

"DK Workbooks: Computer Coding" teaches children the basics of computer coding....

Computer Coding Made Easy

Computer Coding Made Easy


  • Author : Carol Vorderman
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014-07-01
  • Genre: Computer programming
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1409349403


Computer Coding Made Easy Book Description :

A fun introduction to computer programming for kids Carol Vorderman takes kids' step-by-step through the basics of computer programming and how to work with code, the language of the future.Speaking to a global movement to teach children to code, this Python programming workbook breaks down key concepts into small, easy-to-understand parts. Your child is encouraged to practise copying code into the workbook so their new computer literacy sticks. A playful, hands-on approach that enhances other cognitive benefits such as skills in problem solving and abstract thinking.Computer Coding Made Easy is a great starting point for understanding code, learning how to program, and practicing computer language, for fun or for the future....

Coding Projects in Scratch

Coding Projects in Scratch


  • Author : Jon Woodcock
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780744020946


Coding Projects in Scratch Book Description :

A perfect introduction to coding for young minds! This updated step-by-step visual guide teaches children to create their own projects using Scratch 3.0. Suitable for complete beginners, this educational book for kids gives readers a solid understanding of programming. Teach them to create their own projects from scratch, preparing them for more complex programming languages like Python. Techy kids will familiarize themselves with Scratch 3.0 using this beginner's guide to scratch coding. Difficult coding concepts become fun and easy to understand, as budding programmers build their own projects using the latest release of the world's most popular programming language for beginners. Make a Dino Dance Party or create your own electronic birthday cards...

DK Workbooks  Coding in Scratch  Games Workbook

DK Workbooks Coding in Scratch Games Workbook


  • Author : Jon Woodcock
  • Publisher : Kids Play
  • Release Date : 2016-01-05
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1465444823


DK Workbooks Coding in Scratch Games Workbook Book Description :

Get kids building their own computer games in no time with DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Games Workbook. Computer coding is quickly becoming a necessary and sought-after skill and many schools have incorporated it into their curriculum, beginning as early as kindergarten to ensure students understand the languages and uses of computer coding. This workbook is full of fun exercises and step-by-step guidance, making it the perfect introductory practice book to build vital skills in one of the fastest growing industries. Designed to support the Common Core State Standards, the DK Workbook series is developed with leading educational experts to build confidence and understanding. Each leveled workbook, for children ages 3 through 9, is packed with act...