Create Your First Website in easy steps - The QuestKids do Coding (RRP £6.99)
Python in easy steps, 2nd edition (RRP £10.99)
Scratch Programming in easy steps, 2nd edition (RRP £10.99)
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Who are The QuestKids?
Dan Devices and Tiffany Tech are the best of friends, and an amazing team who love to explore and help each other whenever they can. Dan adores devices; Tiff loves tech, and both are on a constant quest to learn new things and look for fun and adventure in everything they do. The friends are joined by their pets, Smuffy and Chew-Chew, who help them out in their own special way. Together, they are The QuestKids!
About the book
Using a great storyline and delightful images, Create Your First Website in easy steps will teach key aspects of building a website. Join the gang at Earth’s most famous space centre, and follow their quest to design a website to power a new planet.
Along the way children will learn how to:
- Master HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) basics:
- Page Titles
- Page Headings
- Page Structure
- Build their new website. Children will only need a computer or a laptop, a text editor, a web browser, and an internet connection.
A supporting website (www.thequestkids.com) provides them with downloadable resources (to follow) and additional interactive learning. The coding steps are shown in the familiar In Easy Steps style, and presented in child-friendly language. By the end of the book, children will have a fully-functional website and a great book to refer back to for future projects.
Python in easy steps, 2nd edition
By Mike McGrath
Publication date: July 23, 2018
About the book
Python in easy steps, 2nd edition instructs you how to program in the powerful Python language, giving complete examples that illustrate each aspect with colourized source code. It begins by explaining how to install the free Python interpreter so you can quickly begin to create your own executable programs by copying the book's examples. The book then demonstrates all the Python language basics before moving on to provide examples of Object Oriented Programming (OOP) and CGI scripting to handle web form data. The book concludes by demonstrating how you can use your acquired knowledge to create and deploy graphical windowed applications.
Python in easy steps, 2nd edition makes no assumption you have previous knowledge of any programming language so it's ideal for the newcomer to computer programming. It has an easy-to-follow style that will appeal to programmers moving from another programming language, and to the student who is studying Python programming at school or college, and to those seeking a career in computing who need a fundamental understanding of computer programming.
This second edition is updated to cover Python 3.7.
About the book
Scratch Programming in easy steps, 2nd edition
The Scratch programming language is widely used in schools and on the Raspberry Pi. Its drag-and-drop commands make it an ideal language for all ages to learn to program. And this popular book, Scratch Programming in easy steps, now fully updated for Scratch 3, is packed with ideas and games that illustrate what’s possible with Scratch.
Scratch makes it easy to create your own games, animations, music, art or applications. It’s the perfect way to learn programming because it takes away a lot of the complexity. That means you can focus on having great ideas and bringing them to life. With Scratch Programming in easy steps, 2nd edition as your companion, you’ll learn how to:
- Build games that require skill, knowledge or quick fingers
- Add music
- Create eye-catching visual effects
- Keep score
- Avoid common pitfalls and learn how to fix bugs
Scratch Programming in easy steps, 2nd edition will help you to get creative and become a super Scratcher!