**Computer Science Concepts in Scratch**

by Michal Armoni, Moti Ben-Ari

**Publisher**: Weizmann Institute of Science 2013**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.

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