DK Workbooks: Computer Coding: An Introduction to Computer Programming

Author:   DK ,  DK Publishing ,  DK
Publisher:   DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN:  

9781465426857


Pages:   40
Publication Date:   18 August 2014
Recommended Age:   From 6 to 9 years
Format:   Paperback
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Take kids from browsing to building with DK Workbooks: Computer Coding. Created for children ages 6-9, this highly visual workbook builds basic programming skills using Python, a free computer coding program and language available for download. Perfect for beginner coders, DK Workbooks: Computer Coding explains how computer coding works and teaches kids how to complete simple coding actions with clear, step-by-step instructions and fun pixel art. All they need is a desktop or laptop, and an internet connection to download Python 3. From creating lists to solving math problems to controlling a robot in a maze, young coders will learn how to think like a computer. Kids can even test their coding knowledge with written quizzes at the end of each section and a glossary at the back of the book. Supporting STEM education initiatives, computer coding teaches kids how to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason systematically, and is quickly becoming a necessary and sought-after skill. DK's computer coding books are full of fun exercises with step-by-step guidance, making them the perfect introductory tools for building vital skills in computer programming.

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Author:   DK ,  DK Publishing ,  DK
Publisher:   DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Imprint:   DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Dimensions:   Width: 21.10cm , Height: 0.50cm , Length: 27.40cm
Weight:   0.181kg
ISBN:  

9781465426857


ISBN 10:   146542685
Pages:   40
Publication Date:   18 August 2014
Recommended Age:   From 6 to 9 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  Children / Juvenile
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   In stock   Availability explained
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Five stars. <b>GeekDad</b></p>


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Dr. Jon Woodcock has a degree in Physics from the University of Oxford and a PhD in Computational Astrophysics from the University of London. He started coding at the age of eight and has programmed all kinds of computers from single-chip microcontrollers to world-class supercomputers. His many projects include giant space simulations, research in high-tech companies, and intelligent robots made from junk. Jon has a passion for science and technology education, giving talks on space and running computer programming clubs in schools. He has worked on numerous science and technology books as a contributor and consultant, including DK's How Cool Stuff Works and Help Your Kids with Computer Coding.

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