Teach kids as young as 5 years old the basic programming skills necessary to code, including sequencing and loops, without a computer.
It’s never too early to learn computer coding. With interactive paper engineering, My First Coding Book is a playful, hands-on introduction to offline coding and programming that will give young children a head start. Filled with puzzles, mazes, and games to teach the basic concepts of sequences, algorithms, and debugging, this book will help children develop critical thinking, logic, and other skills to cement lifelong computer literacy, which is extremely valuable and sought-after in today’s world.
With its unique approach and colorful and creative imagery, My First Coding Book makes learning and fun one and the same and will have children playing their way to programming proficiency.
Supporting STEM education initiatives, computer coding teaches kids how to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason systematically, and is quickly becoming a necessary and sought-after skill. DK’s computer coding books are full of fun exercises with step-by-step guidance, making them the perfect introductory tools for building vital skills in computer programming.
About Kiki Prottsman
Author Kiki Prottsman is Education Program Manager at Code.org and a former computer science instructor at the University of Oregon. As a champion for responsible computing and equity in both CS employment and education, Kiki works with many organizations to… More about Kiki Prottsman
Board Book | $15.99
Published by DK Children Jul 04, 2017| 24 Pages| 8-1/2 x 10-7/8| 5-7 years| ISBN 9781465459732
“Clear, age-appropriate, and durable—the best way to get a young coder started—without screen time.” — Kirkus Reviews
“[T]his book will help children develop critical thinking, logic, and other skills to cement lifelong computer literacy, which is extremely valuable and sought-after in today’s world.” — San Diego Family Magazine