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Learn to Program with Scratch

SKU: BOK-12902

$41.04 AUD, inc GST
$37.31 AUD, exc GST

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Learn to Program with Scratch
41.04 AUD

SKU: BOK-12902

$41.04 AUD, inc GST
$37.31 AUD, exc GST
In stock, with a short lead time. 13 units dispatch in 3 to 6 days (in addition to the shipping method you choose). Our timing and stock is accurate. Delivery to you by Mon, 28th of Aug with Express Post within Australia.
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Scratch is a fun, free, beginner-friendly programming environment where you connect blocks of code to build programs. While most famously used to introduce kids to programming, Scratch can make computer science approachable for people of any age. Rather than type countless lines of code in a cryptic programming language, why not use colorful command blocks and cartoon sprites to create powerful scripts?

In Learn to Program with Scratch, author Majed Marji uses Scratch to explain the concepts essential to solving real-world programming problems. The labeled, color-coded blocks plainly show each logical step in a given script, and with a single click, you can even test any part of your script to check your logic. You’ll learn how to:

  • Harness the power of repeat loops and recursion
  • Use if/else statements and logical operators to make decisions
  • Store data in variables and lists to use later in your program
  • Read, store, and manipulate user input
  • Implement key computer science algorithms like a linear search and bubble sort

Hands-on projects will challenge you to create an Ohm’s law simulator, draw intricate patterns, program sprites to mimic line-following robots, create arcade-style games, and more! Each chapter is packed with detailed explanations, annotated illustrations, guided examples, lots of color, and plenty of exercises to help the lessons stick. Learn to Program with Scratch is the perfect place to start your computer science journey

Note: This book covers Scratch Version 2.

Info:

  • Author: Majed Marji
  • Publisher: No Starch Press
  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • ISBN-10: 1-59327-543-3
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-59327-543-3

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