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The Resource The science of computers, Clive Gifford

The science of computers, Clive Gifford

Label
The science of computers
Title
The science of computers
Statement of responsibility
Clive Gifford
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Science of Computers takes an overall look at information technology, exploring how computers operate and the amazing devices that are used in homes, schools, and businesses today. Students will be fascinated by the history of the development of information technology and digital devices from the early computers that filled entire buildings to the tiny silicon chips being produced today. This practical learning guide lays the groundwork for further exploration of computational thinking. "Stretch Yourself" features give practical activities to help readers explore and test key principles to help reinforce learning and are not linked to specific software or operating systems. "True Story" features give real-world anecdotes from the world of information technology. "Computer Hero" features look at the groundbreaking scientists that paved the way for digital technology today."--
Member of
Summary
"The Science of Computers takes an overall look at information technology, exploring how computers operate and the amazing devices that are used in homes, schools, and businesses today. Students will be fascinated by the history of the development of information technology and digital devices from the early computers that filled entire buildings to the tiny silicon chips being produced today. This practical learning guide lays the groundwork for further exploration of computational thinking. "Stretch Yourself" features give practical activities to help readers explore and test key principles to help reinforce learning and are not linked to specific software or operating systems. "True Story" features give real-world anecdotes from the world of information technology. "Computer Hero" features look at the groundbreaking scientists that paved the way for digital technology today."--
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10411055
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gifford, Clive
Dewey number
004
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-11
  • Grades 4 to 6
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Get connected to digital literacy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer science
  • Computers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The science of computers, Clive Gifford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000053932910
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778715627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898029217
Label
The science of computers, Clive Gifford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000053932910
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778715627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898029217

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