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              Computer Coding Games for Kids: A unique step-by-step visual guide, from binary code to building games

              Computer Coding Games for Kids: A unique step-by-step visual guide, from binary code to building games (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Scratch 3.0 has landed, so stay ahead of the curve with this fully-updated guide for beginner coders. Kids will love the step-by-step, visual approach that makes even the most difficult coding concepts fun and easy to understand. Computer Coding Games for Kids blends coding theor...y with the practical task of creating exciting games. Children will learn the fundamentals of computer programming by showing them how to build their own games. Coding theory is taught through practical tasks, so young programmers don't just learn how computer code works, but also why it's done that way. Jumpy Monkey will show them how to simulate gravity in their games, or give Dog's Dinner a go to learn about collision detection. Once they've whizzed through the book, the possibilities are endless! Previous ISBN 9781465439352
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              ISBN 9780241317747
              Released AU 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Handwriting Made Easy Ages 5-7 Key Stage 1 Joined-up Writing

              Handwriting Made Easy Ages 5-7 Key Stage 1 Joined-up Writing (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Offering an introduction to joined writing, this book covers subject such as upper and lower-case letters, ascenders and descenders, how to join letters, and plenty of copying and creative-writing exercises. It helps your child develop a neat, consistent and fluid style of handwr...iting.
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              ISBN 9780241225370
              Released AU 3 Mar 2016
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Made Easy Workbooks
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              10 Minutes a Day Spanish Ages 7-11 Key Stage 2

              10 Minutes a Day Spanish Ages 7-11 Key Stage 2 (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Helps you to reinforce French-language learning at KS2. This book explains common pitfalls and gives guidance on how to avoid them.

              ISBN 9780241225325
              Released AU 15 Jan 2016
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Made Easy Workbooks
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              Problem Solving Made Easy Ages 7-9 Key Stage 2

              Problem Solving Made Easy Ages 7-9 Key Stage 2 (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Packed with real-life problems, this book covers a variety of lower Key Stage 2 maths topics, including decimals, area, time and money problems. It also includes plenty of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division practice too.

              ISBN 9780241224984
              Released AU 3 Mar 2016
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Made Easy Workbooks
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              Computer Coding for Kids: A unique step-by-step visual guide, from binary code to building games

              Computer Coding for Kids: A unique step-by-step visual guide, from binary code to building games (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Kids can take their first steps towards becoming expert computer programmers with this fully-updated guide to coding for beginners. They'll master Scratch 3.0, the brand-new version of the world's most popular coding language for beginners. This will let them discover what makes ...a computer work while learning how to build their own computer programs and games. Once they're Scratch experts, it's onto the more complex Python programming language to delve even deeper into the technology that surrounds us every day. Computer Coding for Kids uses a simple, visual layout to guide budding programmers step by step through the ins and outs of computer code, from algorithms to variables, even showing them how to find and fix bugs in their code. Before you know it, they'll be creating their own programs from scratch. It doesn't stop there, though. If Scratch and Python have got them hooked, there's a peek at binary and JavaScript to show them where their coding career could be heading next. This book also lifts the lid on computers and shows young readers the chips and processors that make technology come to life. Fully illustrated with funny and informative graphics, Computer Coding for Kids makes even the most difficult aspects of coding fun and easy to understand. Previous edition ISBN 9780241209738
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              ISBN 9780241317730
              Released AU 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Computer Coding Projects for Kids: A unique step-by-step visual guide, from binary code to building games

              Computer Coding Projects for Kids: A unique step-by-step visual guide, from binary code to building games (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Techy kids will getting to grips with Scratch 3.0 using this beginner's guide to coding. Difficult coding concepts become easy and fun to understand as budding programmers build their own projects using Scratch 3.0, the latest software from the world's most popular programming la...nguage for beginners. Make a Dino Dance Party or create your own electronic birthday cards. Build games, simulations and mind-bending graphics as you discover the awesome things computer programmers can do with Scratch 3.0. Computer Coding Projects for Kids uses a visual step-by-step approach to split complicated code into manageable, easy-to-digest chunks, so that the most impressive projects become possible. Suitable for complete beginners, this book will give young readers a solid understanding of programming, preparing them to create their very own projects from scratch, and even move on to more complex programming languages like Python. Previous edition ISBN 9780241241332
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              ISBN 9780241317761
              Released AU 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Help Your Kids With Music: A unique step-by-step visual guide

              Help Your Kids With Music: A unique step-by-step visual guide (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

              • RRP: $35.00
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              Are your kids struggling with music theory? Do you wish you could help them learn how to read music? Help Your Kids With Music is what every frustrated parent needs. This invaluable guide covers all the core subjects needed to pass up to grade 5 music exams around the world, incl...uding melody, rhythm, chords and harmony, intervals, scales, and keys, styles and genres, and the instruments of the orchestra. Its unique visual approach, which uses simple, colourful illustrations and diagrams alongside a wide range of musical examples, allows parents and children to work together to understand even the trickiest concepts of music theory. Feature boxes on composers and musicians across a variety of styles and genres help children and parents learn and discover more about music, while guides to writing your own melody and harmonizing a song melody encourage budding composers to have a go at writing their own music. This book is also packed with musical examples, which you can listen to on the accompanying free audio app. Perfect for exam preparation, homework help, or learning to read music as part of learning an instrument, Help Your Kids With Music is a clear, accessible guide that will help parents and children understand even complex music theory and put it into practice with confidence.
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              ISBN 9780241385609
              Released AU 18 Jun 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age Children
              Series Help Your Kids with
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              How to Be an Engineer

              How to Be an Engineer (Hardback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Learn as you do in this hands-on engineering book for kids with Carol Vorderman.Being an engineer isn't just about wearing a hard hat and looking important while holding a clipboard! It's about looking at the world and trying to figure out how it works. As well as simple engineer...ing projects for kids to try, DK's How to be an Engineer will teach them how to think like an engineer, including materials, building, machines, getting around, and energy. You can find out how engineers use STEAM subjects and their imaginations to fix problems, and take inspiration from engineering heroes such as Leonardo da Vinci, Mae Jemison, and Elon Musk.This book encourages you to investigate, with amazing projects using things from around your home: find out about materials by crushing loo rolls, learn about jet propulsion with balloons, and build a robot arm from rulers. Fun questions, engineering experiments, and real-life scenarios come together to make engineering relevant. In How to be a Engineer the emphasis is on inspiring kids, which means less time at a computer and more time in the real world!Do you like solving problems? Are you good at making things? Have you ever dreamed of being an inventor? If so you may be an engineer in the making.
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              ISBN 9780241316672
              Released AU 14 May 2018
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Computer Coding with Scratch 3.0 Made Easy

              Computer Coding with Scratch 3.0 Made Easy (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              Kids can easily learn to code games and projects using Scratch 3.0, in this fantastic workbook from Carol Vorderman, perfect for school projects or just for fun! Download Scratch, a simple and free programming language and get programming quickly with Scratch 3.0 Made Easy. It's ...the perfect coding book for beginners or Scratch enthusiasts who want to find out how to use all the exciting new features of Scratch 3.0. These include new sprites, backgrounds, sound effects, paint editor, and sound-editing tool to make music or sound affects. This new version of Scratch will also let you code and play games on tablets, and play the games you create on smart phones. In Scratch 3.0 Made Easy, programming for kids is broken down clearly and simply, so children will easily learn how to create their own games, projects, and much more on the screen.
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              ISBN 9780241358634
              Released AU 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Made Easy Workbooks
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              Computer Coding Projects For Kids: A Step-by-Step Visual Guide to Creating Your Own Scratch Projects
               

              Computer Coding Projects For Kids: A Step-by-Step Visual Guide to Creating Your Own Scratch Projects (Paperback)

              By Vorderman, Carol

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              An introduction to coding for children. It shows kids how to build a range of amazing projects, from birthday cards to music and games, using the programming language Scratch. It also includes activities such as creating a virtual firework display, simulated snowflakes, and mind-...bending optical illusions that teach essential coding skills.
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              ISBN 9780241241332
              Released AU 27 Jun 2016
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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