Teach Your Kids To Code (Paperback)
  • Teach Your Kids To Code (Paperback)

Teach Your Kids To Code (Paperback)

Paperback 336 Pages
Published: 04/01/2015
  • In stock
  • Free UK delivery

Usually dispatched within 2-3 working days

  • This item has been added to your basket
Teach Your Kids to Code is a parent's and teacher's guide to teaching kids basic programming and problem solving using Python, the powerful language used in college courses and by tech companies like Google and IBM. Step-by-step explanations will have kids learning computational thinking right away, while visual and game-oriented examples hold their attention. Friendly introductions to fundamental programming concepts such as variables, loops, and functions will help even the youngest programmers build the skills they need to make their own cool games and applications. Whether you've been coding for years or have never programmed anything at all, Teach Your Kids to Code will help you show your young programmer how to: Explore geometry by drawing colorful shapes with Turtle graphics Write programs to encode and decode messages, play Rock-Paper-Scissors, and calculate how tall someone is in Ping-Pong balls Create fun, playable games like War, Yahtzee, and Pong Add interactivity, ani

Publisher: No Starch Press,US
ISBN: 9781593276140
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 766 g
Dimensions: 234 x 178 x 24 mm

"A straightforward, crystal-clear guide to programming in Python...Sophisticated concepts and serious programming make for an easy, enjoyable game for families."
-Kirkus Reviews

"An easy five stars . . . With the information provided in Teach Your Kids to Code, kids (and adults) will have a solid foundation from which to jump to more advanced programming books."
-James Floyd Kelly, GeekDad

"Kid coders who have mastered the likes of Scratch, or older students who are math inclined and want to learn how to code, will find a worthy choice in Payne's guide to Python programming."
-School Library Journal

"The text is clear, the graphics are engaging, and the apps are awesome. This is the programming guide for parents and kids to enjoy together."
-Aaron Walker, Cybersecurity Expert, NASA

"Every child on the planet should have this book, and so should every parent."
-James E. Daniel, Jr., Founder, App Studios, LLC

"The kind of book I wish I'd had as a kid."
-Scott Hand, Software Engineer, CareerBuilder

You may also be interested in...

The Perfect (Ofsted) Science Lesson
Added to basket
Speed Up!
Added to basket
The Dyscalculia Solution
Added to basket
The Perfect (Ofsted) English Lesson
Added to basket
Spelling Today for Ages 5-6
Added to basket
Power of 2
Added to basket
Mental Arithmetic 2 Answers
Added to basket
KS2 Comprehension Teacher's Guide
Added to basket
Body Safety Education
Added to basket
Sound Linkage
Added to basket
Spiral bound
Sign Language Link
Added to basket
Bringing Words to Life
Added to basket
Write from the start
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.

env: aptum