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Ruby For Kids For Dummies

Ruby For Kids For Dummies (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Haupt, Christopher
By Dittrich, James
By Walls, Brian

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The fun way to introduce coding with Ruby to kidsIf you don't have the chance to take coding classes at school or in camp-or if you just want to learn on your own-Ruby For Kids gears you up to expand your technology skills and learn this popular programming language.

ISBN 9781119055907
Barcode 9781119055907
Published 11 February 2016 by John Wiley & Sons Inc
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Series For Kids For Dummies
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ISBN-13 9781119055907
ISBN-10 1119055903
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Imprint John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publication Date 11 February 2016
International Publication Date 26 January 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Haupt, Christopher
By Dittrich, James
By Walls, Brian
Series For Kids For Dummies
Category Computer Programming
Internet languages
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 187mm
Height: 230mm
Spine: 16mm
Weight 584g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Ruby Computer program language - Juvenile literature, Ruby (Computer program language), Object-oriented programming languages
NBS Text Computing: Professional & Programming
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 006.76
Catalogue Code 609176

Description of this Book

Coding experts point to Ruby as one of the best languages to start with when you're learning coding. It's been a popular choice for schools and code camps who want to introduce coding to a younger audience. Ruby For Kids For Dummies helps teach the basics of coding and Ruby to kids who don't have the opportunity to take coding classes at school or in camp as well as those who simply prefer to learn on their own. Broken down into smaller, goal-oriented projects, Ruby For Kids For Dummies introduces core coding concepts as it walks the student through steps for creating applications. The book is ideal for early-to-pre-teen learners interested in expanding their technology skills as well as younger readers eager to learn via step-by-step instruction.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Christopher Haupt is a computer scientist, game designer, and startup advisor who loves teaching and mentoring kids. Active in his regional school district and community, he supports STEM programs, science fairs, and other opportunities for kids to creatively explore technology.

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