The Official ScratchJr Book

The Official ScratchJr Book

Help your Kids Learn to Code!

Book - 2016
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ScratchJr is a free, introductory computer programming language that runs on iPads, Android tablets, Amazon tablets, and Chromebooks. 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 find: Step-by-step, easy-to-follow directions Ways to connect the activity with literacy and math concepts Tips for grown-ups and teachers Creative challenges to take the learning further By the end of the bo
Publisher: San Francisco : No Starch Press, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781593276713
Branch Call Number: J 005.133 Scrat-B
Characteristics: xvi, 143 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Resnick, Mitchel - Author


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