DK Workbooks: Coding Scratch Games
Take kids from playing games to creating them with DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Games Workbook. Perfect for children ages 6 - 9 who are new to coding, this highly visual workbook is a fun introduction to Scratch, a free computer coding programming language. With easy-to-follow directions and fun pixel art, DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Games Workbook helps kids understand the basics of programming and how to create games in Scratch through fun, hands-on learning experiences. All they need is a desktop or laptop with Adobe 10. 2 or later, and an internet connection to download Scratch 2. 0. Coding can be done without download on https://scratch. mit. edu. DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Games Workbook helps kids make their own Scratch Cat soccer game, design a ghost hunt that features a flying witch, animate a bouncing melon, or build a game to test reaction speeds, with simple and logical instructions every step of the way. Then, they can share the finished games with friends to see how they score. Kids can even test their coding knowledge with written vocabulary and programming quizzes at the end of each project. Supporting STEM education initiatives, computer coding teaches kids how to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason systematically, and is quickly becoming a necessary and sought-after skill.