Logo

Computer Science Concepts in Scratch

Small book cover: Computer Science Concepts in Scratch

Computer Science Concepts in Scratch
by

Publisher: Weizmann Institute of Science
Number of pages: 230

Description:
This book will familiarize you with the Scratch visual programming environment, focusing on using Scratch to learn computer science. The book is structured as a collection of tasks. Each chapter teaches a new concept, but the concept is introduced in order to solve a specific task such as animating dancing images or building a game.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(1.2MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Delftse Foundations of ComputationDelftse Foundations of Computation
by - TU Delft Open
This is a textbook for a one quarter introductory course in theoretical computer science. It includes topics from propositional and predicate logic, proof techniques, set theory and the theory of computation, along with practical applications to CS.
(133 views)
Book cover: Foundations of ComputationFoundations of Computation
by - Hobart and William Smith Colleges
The book covers material on logic, sets, and functions that would often be taught in a course in discrete mathematics. The second part covers automata, formal languages, and grammar that would ordinarily be encountered in an upper level course.
(8491 views)
Book cover: Common LISP: A Gentle Introduction to Symbolic ComputationCommon LISP: A Gentle Introduction to Symbolic Computation
by - Benjamin-Cummings Pub Co
This is a gentle introduction to Common Lisp for students taking their first programming course. No prior mathematical background beyond arithmetic is assumed. There are lots of examples, the author avoided technical jargon.
(16250 views)
Book cover: Concepts, Techniques, and Models of Computer ProgrammingConcepts, Techniques, and Models of Computer Programming
by - The MIT Press
Covered topics: concurrency, state, distributed programming, constraint programming, formal semantics, declarative concurrency, message-passing concurrency, forms of data abstraction, building GUIs, transparency approach to distributed programming.
(15711 views)