Become a super-coder and create your very own computer games using Scratch—a free software developed by MIT.
Calling all creative young gamers! With its easy-to-follow, illustrated step-by-step instructions, this book will teach you key concepts—like drawing shapes—so you can code your own games. By the end, any kid will be able to make 20 popular games, from Snake to Brick Bouncer.
About the Author
Max Wainewright has written more than 20 educational software titles for children. His programs and websites have won a number of awards including BETT, ERA, and Practical Pre-School Gold Awards. Max also used to be a primary school teacher. He lives in London with his wife and two children.
"Perfect for children interested in games, this book has step-by-step illustrated instructions on how to create 20 different games with Scratch, a free software developed by MIT. They'll be hooked on learning simple code and seeing their creations at work. It's sure to keep them entertained for hours!" --KIWI Magazine
For Ages: 8 - 11 years old
For Grades: 3 - 6
Format: Spiral Ringed Book
Number Of Pages: 80
Published: 7th March 2017
Publisher: Sterling Children's Books
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 20.3 x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.48