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The Resource Coding games in Scratch : a step-by-step visual guide to building your own computer games, Jon Woodcock

Coding games in Scratch : a step-by-step visual guide to building your own computer games, Jon Woodcock

Label
Coding games in Scratch : a step-by-step visual guide to building your own computer games
Title
Coding games in Scratch
Title remainder
a step-by-step visual guide to building your own computer games
Statement of responsibility
Jon Woodcock
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "If you like playing computer games, why not create your own? This book has all you need to build thrilling racing challenges, crazy platform games, and fiendish puzzles,"--page [4] of cover
  • Coding computer programs is one of the most valuable skills for anyone to have. Written for children with little to no coding experience,Coding Games with Scratch guides children through building platform games, puzzles, racers, and 3-D action games. Schools have incorporated computer coding into their curriculum, beginning as early as kindergarten to ensure students understand the languages and uses of computer coding. The step-by-step guides are simple and easy to follow with Minecraft-style pixel art. Children will learn essential coding skills while having fun and creating games to play with their friends. The many different styles and types of games are covered, such as classic and arcade games. When people learn to code in Scratch, they learn important strategies for solving problems, designing projects, and communicating ideas. Coding Games with Scratch empowers children to be creative and to have fun while teaching them practical real-life skills
Summary
Outlines simple steps for creating computer games using the Scratch programming language
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10459747
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodcock, Jon
Dewey number
j005.133
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.73.S345
LC item number
W66 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
940
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dorling Kindersley, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scratch (Computer program language)
  • Computer games
  • Scratch (Computer program language)
  • Computer games
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Coding games in Scratch : a step-by-step visual guide to building your own computer games, Jon Woodcock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Computer Games -- Getting Started -- Star Hunter -- Cheese Chase -- Circle Wars -- Jumpy Monkey -- Doom On The Broom -- Dog's Dinner -- Glacier Race -- Tropical Tunes -- What Next? -- Glossary & Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781465439352
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910703161
  • (OCoLC)ocn910703161
  • 494200
Label
Coding games in Scratch : a step-by-step visual guide to building your own computer games, Jon Woodcock
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Computer Games -- Getting Started -- Star Hunter -- Cheese Chase -- Circle Wars -- Jumpy Monkey -- Doom On The Broom -- Dog's Dinner -- Glacier Race -- Tropical Tunes -- What Next? -- Glossary & Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781465439352
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910703161
  • (OCoLC)ocn910703161
  • 494200

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