Presents an introduction to coding for young computer users that focuses on the programming languages Scratch and Python. Includes step-by-step, illustrated instructions for a variety of coding projects.
When we think about coding and programming, we think about computers, right? We think about complex concepts and terms like HTML, binary and algorithm. Teaching coding to your young child may seem daunting and unnecessary, but with today’s emphasis on STEM education, its’ never too early to get started!
Pick up one of these books today and spark your child’s interest in game design, programming and robotics.
ScratchJr is a beginner’s programming language that is fun and easy to use. With simple text written to foster creativity and problem solving and show students how to complete activities.
Presents computer coding concepts on board pages that feature flaps, pull tabs, sliders and wheels, asking readers to build a robot, escape from a jungle and hunt for bugs.
Introduce young children to the building and programming of robots through playful, developmentally appropriate activities.
Known as “The Enchantress of Numbers” by many inventors and mathematicians of the 19th century, Ada Lovelace is recognized today as history’s first computer programmer.