Adventures in STEAM: Computers

Author:   Claudia Martin
Publisher:   Hachette Children's Group
ISBN:  

9781526304759


Pages:   32
Publication Date:   12 December 2019
Recommended Age:   From 9 to 11 years
Format:   Paperback
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Take a look at how computers are designed, how engineers program them and how all the data in computers is held. Find out about memory, outputs and inputs, explore amazing feats of computing such as the web, artificial intelligence and virtual reality and imagine what computers might be able to do in the future. Test your understanding with fun activities, such as writing your own program using a programming language such as Scratch. Inject some fun into STEAM topics with these lively examinations of buildings, robots, computers, vehicles, materials and space! This bright, colourful series aims to inspire children aged 8 and up with a lifelong love of STEAM subjects.

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Author:   Claudia Martin
Publisher:   Hachette Children's Group
Imprint:   Wayland
Dimensions:   Width: 21.00cm , Height: 0.80cm , Length: 26.40cm
Weight:   0.200kg
ISBN:  

9781526304759


ISBN 10:   1526304759
Pages:   32
Publication Date:   12 December 2019
Recommended Age:   From 9 to 11 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  Children / Juvenile
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   Not yet available   Availability explained
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Table of Contents

1: A computer is... 2: In the beginning 3: Computers everywhere 4: Ones and zeros 5: A computer's brain 6: Memory 7: Inputs 8: Outputs 9: Programming 10: Hall of fame: computer scientists 12: Software 13: Graphics 14: Games 15: Hall of fame: personal computers 16: Networks 17: The web 18: Virtual reality 19: Artificial intelligence 20: Hall of fame: amazing computers 22: A changed planet 23: Future computers 24: Glossary, further info and quiz 25: Index and answers

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Claudia Martin has worked in book publishing for 17 years. She is the author of several books and websites for children and young people. Her favourite subjects are history, current affairs and technology.

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