This fun and educational activity book Introduces kids to the world of coding through the Minecraft world they love. Colorfully illustrated characters and themes from their favorite video game bring the excitement of coding to life, while easy-to-follow screenshots guide them through activities. With adventures that include design, music, animation, gaming, and more, learners will discover tons of ways coding connects to other activities they love and how far a little imagination and invention can take them…to The End and beyond!
Minecrafting-themed characters help kids become master coders
Kid-friendly concepts and steps designed specifically for ages 8-12
Great games, mods, experiments, and more teach computational thinking—how to tackle large problems by breaking them down into a sequence of smaller, more manageable problems
Whether brand-new to coding or looking for more hands-on learning, Coding for Minecrafters helps young coders advance in technology education by leaps and bounds—and have fun doing it!
Coding for Minecrafters
Adventures for Kids Learning Computer Code
By Lynn Beighley
Sky Pony Press
8 January 2019
8.00 x 10.00in.
About the author
Lynn Beighley is the bestselling author of more than a dozen technical books and courses for adults, but she enjoys using her education degree and computer science knowledge to break down complex concepts for kids the most. Her Geek Girl’s Guide to Geek Women helped raise money for Girls Who Code. She lives in Berkeley Heights, NJ.