How to Read Scratch Computer Code

Understanding the Basics
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Introduces readers to the basic features of Scratch computer code, such as scripts and blocks. Readers will learn how to create their own games and projects using Scratch computer code. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, labeled diagrams, a quiz and answer key, a phonetic glossary, an index, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

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978-1-5038-2334-1
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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2018
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2018-01-01
BISACS JNF024120, JNF013000
Dewey 794.8
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 780
Guided Reading Level R
Features Activities for further learning, Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
  • What Is Scratch Code?
  • The Basics
  • Using Blocks
  • Behind the Scenes
  • Do You Know?
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
  • Answer Key
Author: George Anthony Kulz

George Anthony Kulz holds a Master's degree in computer engineering. He is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. He writes for children and adults.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Understanding the Basics from School Library Journal on April 1, 2018

These guides develop skill sets that are easily transferable to schoolwork, home life, and future jobs. In Calendars and Clocks, digital takes a backseat to analog for a truly introductory lesson about units of time using a familiar clockface with three hands. The back-to-basics focus… View →