Featured below are computer coding books ideal for the elementary and middle school classroom.

 

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CODING GAMES IN SCRATCH
by Jon Woodcock

DK Children • Paperback
978-1-4654-3935-2 • 224 pages • $19.99
Publication Date: 12/1/2015

Written for children ages 8-12 with little to no coding experience, this straightforward visual guide uses fun graphics and easy-to-follow instructions to show young learners how to build their own computer projects using Scratch, a popular free programming language.

With Coding Games in Scratch, kids can build single and multiplayer platform games, create puzzles and memory games, race through mazes, add animation, and more. 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 at scratch.mit.edu.

 

9781465451422CODING PROJECTS IN SCRATCH
by Jon Woodcock

DK Children • Paperback
978-1-4654-5142-2 • 224 pages • $19.99
Publication Date: 7/5/2016

Step-by-step instructions teach essential coding basics and outline eighteen 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. Kids can animate their favorite characters, build games to play with friends, create silly sound effects, and more with Coding Projects in Scratch.

 

9781465443922DK WORKBOOKS: CODING WITH SCRATCH WORKBOOK
by Jon Woodcock

DK Children • Paperback
978-1-4654-4392-2 • 40 pages • $5.99
Publication Date: 11/3/2015

Perfect for beginner coders ages 6-9, this highly visual workbook builds basic programming skills using Scratch, a free computer coding programming language, and will take kids from browsing to building. DK Workbooks: Coding with Scratch Workbook explains how computer coding works and teaches kids how to complete simple coding actions with clear, step-by-step instructions and fun pixel art.

 

9781465444820DK WORKBOOKS: CODING IN SCRATCH: Games Workbook
by Jon Woodcock and
Steve Setford

DK Children • Paperback
978-1-4654-4482-0 • 40 pages • $5.99
Publication Date: 1/5/2016

Perfect for children ages 6-9 who are new to coding, this highly visual workbook is a fun introduction to Scratch, a free computer coding programming language, that will take kids from playing games to creating them. With easy-to-follow directions and fun pixel art, DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Games Workbook helps kids understand the basics of programming and how to create games in Scratch through fun, hands-on learning experiences.

 

9781465444028DK WORKBOOKS: CODING IN SCRATCH: Projects Workbook
by Jon Woodcock and
Steve Setford

DK • Paperback
978-1-4654-4402-8 • 40 pages • $5.99
Publication Date: 7/5/2016

Get kids building exciting computer projects, such as animations, games, and mini-movies, with DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Projects Workbook. Perfect for children ages 6-9 who are new to coding, this highly visual workbook is a fun introduction to Scratch, a free computer coding language.

 

 

9781465426857DK WORKBOOKS: COMPUTER CODING
by Jon Woodcock

DK Children • Paperback
978-1-4654-2685-7 • 40 pages • $5.99
Publication Date: 8/18/2014

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.

 

 

 

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