Coding Projects in Scratch

Coding Projects in Scratch

Book - 2016 | First American edition.
Average Rating:
2
Rate this:

A straightforward, visual guide that shows young learners how to build their own computer projects using Scratch, a popular free programming language, using fun graphics and easy-to-follow instructions.

Kids can animate their favorite characters, build games to play with friends, create silly sound effects, and more with Coding Projects in Scratch . All they need is a desktop or laptop with Adobe 10.2 or later, and an internet connection to download Scratch 2.0. Coding can be done without download on https://scratch.mit.edu.

Step-by-step instructions teach essential coding basics and outline 18 fun and exciting projects, including a personalized birthday card; a "tunnel of doom" multiplayer game; a dinosaur dance party animation with flashing lights, music, and dance moves--and much more.

The simple, logical steps in Coding Projects in Scratch are fully illustrated with fun pixel art and build on the basics of coding, so that kids can have the skills to make whatever kind of project they can dream up.

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.

Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2016.
Edition: First American edition.
ISBN: 9781465451422
Branch Call Number: J 005.133 Scrat-W
Characteristics: 224 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

g
green_monkey_1928
Oct 07, 2017

green_monkey_1928 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 7 and 13

g
green_dog_9486
Apr 02, 2017

green_dog_9486 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at VPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top