How to Read Scratch Computer Code
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.
|Interest Level||Grade 1 - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Dimensions||9.5 x 8|
|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?
- To Learn More
- 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.
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