DK Workbooks: Computer Coding
DK Workbooks: Computer Coding : An Introduction to Computer Programming
- For ages: 9-12
- Format: Paperback | 40 pages
- Dimensions: 205 x 283 x 4mm | 198g
- Publication date: 18 Aug 2014
- Publisher: DK
- Imprint: DK Children
- Publication City/Country: New York, United States
- Language: English
- Edition Statement: Workbook
- ISBN10: 146542685X
- ISBN13: 9781465426857
- Bestsellers rank: 58,428
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.