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Educational: IT & computing, ICT

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Getting Started with Coding Get Creative with Code!

Getting Started with Coding Get Creative with Code!

Author: Camille McCue Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/12/2019

An introduction to coding for kids Coding know-how is the coolest new tool kids can add to their creativity toolboxes--and all they need to get started is a computer connected to the internet and the lessons in this book. Easy! The book offers fun step-by-step projects to create games, animations, and other digital toys while teaching a bit about coding along the way. Plus, each project has an end goal to instill confidence and a sense of accomplishment in young coders once the project comes to life. Create simple applications in Scratch to learn how to build things with coding Experiment with real coding with tools built in JavaScript Use free online tools Share what you build with friends, family, and teachers Get creative and get coding!

Learn to Code Practice Book 2 Second Edition

Learn to Code Practice Book 2 Second Edition

Author: Claire Lotriet, Adam Chase Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/11/2019

Learn to Code Practice Book 4 Second Edition

Learn to Code Practice Book 4 Second Edition

Author: Claire Lotriet, Adam Chase Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/11/2019

Essential SQA Exam Practice: Higher Computing Science Questions and Papers

Essential SQA Exam Practice: Higher Computing Science Questions and Papers

Author: David Alford Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2019

Exam board: SQA Level: Higher Subject: Computing Science First teaching: September 2018 First exam: Summer 2019 Practice makes permanent. Feel confident and prepared for the SQA Higher Computing Science exam with this two-in-one book, containing practice questions for every topic, plus two full practice papers - all written by an experienced marker. - Choose which topics you want to revise: A simple grid enables you to pick particular areas of the course that you want to answer questions on, with solutions provided at the back of the book - Remember more in your exam: Repeated and extended practice will give you a secure knowledge of the key areas of the course (software design and development; computer systems; database design and development; web design and development) Familiarise yourself with the exam paper: Both practice papers mirror the language and layout of the real SQA papers; complete them in timed, exam-style conditions to increase your confidence before the exams - Find out how to achieve a better grade: Answers to the practice papers have commentaries for each question, with tips on writing successful answers and avoiding common mistakes Fully up to date with SQA's requirements The questions, mark schemes and guidance in this practice book match the requirements of the revised SQA Higher Computing Science specification for examination from 2019 onwards.

Matrix Computing for 11-14: Student Book 1

Matrix Computing for 11-14: Student Book 1

Author: Alison Page, Diane Levine, Areti Bizior, Steve Bunce Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/09/2019

Delivering the new KS3 National Curriculum for Computing, equipping students to use creative computational thinking, preparing them for GCSE and the digital world beyond. A creative, project-based approach to learning, solving real-life problems Clear structure allowing progression with each topic Focus on introducing important computational vocabulary Accessible for a wide range of abilities Differentiated questions for support and extension

The Official Raspberry Pi Beginner's Guide How to use your new computer

The Official Raspberry Pi Beginner's Guide How to use your new computer

Author: Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/09/2019

OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science: Exam Question Practice Pack

OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science: Exam Question Practice Pack

Author: Hodder Education Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 06/09/2019

Improve exam skills, check understanding and familiarise students with the types of questions they will face in the OCR GCSE Computer Science exams. This photocopiable pack of exam-style questions, sample answers and mark schemes can be used flexibly for mocks, classwork or homework. Reinforce the skills and knowledge that students need for their exams, selecting exam question worksheets to focus on tricky topics or revise more broadly across the course Pick and choose whether you assign the questions in test conditions or use them alongside the sample answers, encouraging students to reflect on their responses Help students understand what a 'good' answer looks like, sharing sheets of sample answers with examiner comments and mark schemes Mark students' work more easily, consulting the examiner comments and mark schemes yourself or giving them to students for self/peer-marking activities

Coding for Beginners: Using Scratch

Coding for Beginners: Using Scratch

Author: Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 05/09/2019

This friendly beginner's guide covers the basics of Scratch coding, one of the most popular programs used in UK primary schools on the National Curriculum. With step-by-step instructions showing children how to create games, animations and more, plus Scratch menu guides, a glossary and links to websites for free downloads and helpful tips.

Heinemann Information Technology for CSEC

Heinemann Information Technology for CSEC

Author: Deepak Dinesan, Peter Reid, Rayman Khan Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 05/09/2019

Provide complete coverage of the new IT syllabus with an accessible scheme. Manage your time between the classroom and the computer lab effectively with sections on classroom-based learning, lab-based activities and advice on completing the SBA. - Build understanding with straightforward introductions to theoretical concepts. - Help students to prepare actively for the exam with a range of question types and examiners' hints in the margin. - Ensure students are ready for the exam with additional exam preparation on the FREE ExamCafe CD-ROM.

The Official Scratch Jr. Book

The Official Scratch Jr. Book

Author: Marina Umaschi Bers Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/08/2019

How to Pass Higher Computing Science: Second Edition

How to Pass Higher Computing Science: Second Edition

Author: Greg Reid Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/08/2019

Exam Board: SQA Level: Higher Subject: Computing Science First Teaching: August 2018 First Exam: May 2019 Get your best grade with comprehensive course notes and advice from Scotland's top experts, fully updated for the latest changes to SQA Higher assessment. How to Pass Higher Computing Science Second Edition contains all the advice and support you need to revise successfully for your Higher exam. It combines an overview of the course syllabus with advice from a top expert on how to improve exam performance, so you have the best chance of success. - Revise confidently with up-to-date guidance tailored to the latest SQA assessment changes - Refresh your knowledge with comprehensive, tailored subject notes - Prepare for the exam with top tips and hints on revision techniques - Get your best grade with advice on how to gain those vital extra marks

Artificial Intelligence and Work

Artificial Intelligence and Work

Author: Alicia Z. Klepeis Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/08/2019

What kind of work might be taken over by Artificial Intelligence (AI)? From doing dangerous jobs to helping to create products, the ideas are endless. Learn how the future of work might change because of AI.