Carol Vorderman, one of Britain's best known and loved TV personalities, feels passionately about the value of education. Carol joined forces with DK in 1999 to become DK's Educational Champion and has worked with them to build the bestselling Made Easy Series, which includes Maths, English, Science, and Computer Coding subjects. She has a degree in Engineering from the University of Cambridge and was awarded an MBE for services to broadcasting in 2000.
Kids can easily learn to code using Scratch in this fantastic Key Stage 1 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 Computer Coding with Scratch Made Easy - the perfect coding for beginners book. Learn your scripts from your sprites and get coding in no time.
No experience of coding is necessary in this activity book for children. The basics of computer coding for kids are broken down clearly and simply so children will easily learn how to create their own projects - controlling movements, costumes, effects and much more on the screen. By the end of the book you will be able to create your own game!
1: What is Scratch?
2: Getting Scratch
3: Scratch tour
4: Your first project
5: Move it!
6: Which way?
9: Party time!
13: Inputs and events
15: A game: Dragon!
17: Glossary and Note for parents
Coding with Scratch Made Easy, Ages 5-9 (Key Stage 1)