Ready, Set, Code! Coding Activities for Kids

Heather Catchpole, Nicola O’Brien

Ready, Set, Code! explains how cutting-edge digital technology works and its surprising uses
now and in the future. Filled with interesting examples, each chapter explores a different topic,
such as artificial intelligence, sensors and data, and applies it with a fun, hands-on coding
project. You will learn how to create your own chatbot, translate messages into different
languages, construct a burglar alarm, make digital art and music, and launch a citizen science
project. Plus, you’ll learn how to protect yourself online and much more.

Suitable for beginners, this book provides illustrated step-by-step instructions to teach kids
to code with the highly acclaimed Scratch programming language, popular micro:bit mini
computers and simple app building tools.

Suitable for readers aged 8-12 years, as well as teachers and educators

This book has it all – software programming, physical sensors, radio waves, natural language processing and more – enabling children to create their best digital future.

- Hal Speed, Micro:bit Educational Foundation

Release
Feb-2020
ISBN
9781486312351
RRP (AUD)
$29.99
Pages
120
Format
Paperback
Category
Coding

Heather Catchpole, Nicola O’Brien

Heather Catchpole is editor of the Careers with Code magazines, produced in partnership with Google. Nicola O’Brien is the founder of Code Rangers, and the coach of Reading Republic.

Ready, Set, Code! Coding Activities for Kids
Rights
All languages ex. English
Contact
Claire Gibson
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