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Author Harris, Patricia, 1943 October 17-

Title Understanding coding with Minecraft / Patricia Harris.

Publication Info. New York : PowerKids Press, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 794.81526 HAR    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Kids can code
Harris, Patricia, 1943 October 17- Kids can code.
Note Includes index.
Contents Coding with cubes -- Messing around with redstone -- Rules -- Without logic -- Let's get logical -- Build and test -- Get connected -- Open the gates!
Summary Introduced in 2009, Minecraft has become an enormous success with gaming kids and adults. Users love exploring and building within Minecrafts mind-bogglingly large environments. This game allows users to practice STEM skills while having fun. One of its greatest strengths is its ability to teach coding principles with redstone blocks. These blocks can be used to make exciting machines and devices in Minecrafts virtual world. With this volume, readers will learn the logic and technology behind coding with Minecraft. Photographs, diagrams, sidebars, and a graphic organizer help reinforce basic coding concepts.
Subject Computer games -- Programming -- Juvenile literature.
Minecraft (Game) -- Juvenile literature.
Computer simulation -- Juvenile literature.
Computers and children -- Juvenile literature.
Computer games -- Programming.
Minecraft (Game).
Computer simulation.
Computers and children.
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