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The Resource Ready, Set, Code! : coding activities for kids, Heather Catchpole (author) ; Nicola O'Brien (author)

Ready, Set, Code! : coding activities for kids, Heather Catchpole (author) ; Nicola O'Brien (author)

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Ready, Set, Code! : coding activities for kids
Title
Ready, Set, Code!
Title remainder
coding activities for kids
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Heather Catchpole (author) ; Nicola O'Brien (author)
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Ready, set, code!
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coding activities for kids
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eng
Summary
Get started in code! Discover cool coding projects for ages 8-12 combined with real-world information that explains the technology around us today. Easy-to-use project-based learning in computer science plus amazing facts, discoveries and the nitty gritty of how things work give you an amazing introduction into the future of digital technologies and the ways the world is changing around us. Introduce kids to coding and art, citizen science projects, music composed by artificial intelligence, apps that can transform your voice, conservation and data science, automation, cybersecurity and much more, using projects they can build themselves. That's right, your kids will be building their own Siri-style software in just minutes! It's the essential guide to becoming technology doers not users and accessible to girls and boys with or without adult guidance. Kids will learn to code and create using the Scratch programming language, micro:bit mini computers and simple app building tools. Kids will connect their learning with real-world examples that push their understanding of the ethics, creativity and connections between computer science and the world around them
Summary
STEM. Age range 9 to 12. Are you ready to learn about real technology and make it yourself? Ready, Set, Code! explains how cutting-edge digital technology works and its surprising uses now and in the future. Filled with interesting examples, each chapter explores a different topic, such as artificial intelligence, sensors and data, and applies it with a fun, hands-on coding project. You will learn how to create your own chatbot, translate messages into different languages, construct a burglar alarm, make digital art and music, and launch a citizen science project. Plus, you'll learn how to protect yourself online and much more. Suitable for beginners, this book provides illustrated step-by-step instructions to teach kids to code with the highly acclaimed Scratch programming language, popular micro:bit mini computers and simple app building tools.
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Also available via the World Wide Web.
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10833704
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AU@
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Catchpole, Heather
Dewey number
005.13
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federal national government publication
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no index present
Intended audience
For ages 8+ years
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non fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
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dictionaries
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  • O'Brien, Nicola
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True
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  • Coding theory
  • Computer programming
  • Computer animation
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  • juvenile
  • primary
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coding activities for kids
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Ready, Set, Code! : coding activities for kids, Heather Catchpole (author) ; Nicola O'Brien (author)
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Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1: Anyone can code! -- Chapter 2: Build a chatbot -- Chapter 3: The art of code -- Chapter 4: I spy some sensors -- Chapter 5: Coding is music to my ears -- Chapter 6: Stop thieves with radio waves -- Chapter 7: Swarms in the skies -- Chapter 8: Data explosion! -- Chapter 9: Busting cybercrime -- Chapter 10: Say what, Siri? -- Chapter 11: Coding careers
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000066530389
Dimensions
26 cm.
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unknown
Extent
117 pages
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online
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Online access available only to subscribers
Isbn
9781486312368
Lccn
be2020004089
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
Other control number
10.1071/9781486312368
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)1110105786
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Ready, Set, Code! : coding activities for kids, Heather Catchpole (author) ; Nicola O'Brien (author)
Publication
Note
Prepublication record (machine generated from publisher information)
Carrier category
  • online resource
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • cr
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1: Anyone can code! -- Chapter 2: Build a chatbot -- Chapter 3: The art of code -- Chapter 4: I spy some sensors -- Chapter 5: Coding is music to my ears -- Chapter 6: Stop thieves with radio waves -- Chapter 7: Swarms in the skies -- Chapter 8: Data explosion! -- Chapter 9: Busting cybercrime -- Chapter 10: Say what, Siri? -- Chapter 11: Coding careers
Control code
000066530389
Dimensions
26 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
117 pages
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Online access available only to subscribers
Isbn
9781486312368
Lccn
be2020004089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
10.1071/9781486312368
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1110105786
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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