Hello Scratch! : [: Learn to Program by Making Arcade Games]
—Ford, Melissa, author.
Book
2017
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In the future, there are going to be millions of jobs with no one to fill them if more kids don't learn how to code. So why aren't more kids learning to program? Some think it's too hard, and others don't have parents who can help them because they don't know programming themselves. Learning to code with a tool like Scratch, an open source programming platform maintained by MIT, and having fun goals, like writing games, just might make a difference. That's where this book comes in.Hello, Scratch! is a how-to book that helps parents and kids work together to learn programming skills by creating new versions of old retro-style arcade games with Scratch. By building games, readers not only create fun finished products, but they'll learn important programming skills along the way. By the time readers are done, they'll be able to create their own games and understand the basics of computer programming and game design.

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Subjects:
Computer & Internet.
Languages & Tools.
PC & Video Games.
Programming.
Other Authors:
Ford, Gabriel, author.
Ford, Sadie, auhor.
ISBN:
9781617294259
161729425X
Description:
325 pages
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