The Resource Algorithms & bugs, Heather Lyons & Elizabeth Tweedale

Algorithms & bugs, Heather Lyons & Elizabeth Tweedale

Label
Algorithms & bugs
Title
Algorithms & bugs
Statement of responsibility
Heather Lyons & Elizabeth Tweedale
Title variation
Algorithms and bugs
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Language
eng
Summary
Algorithms and Bugs are key components in the new computing curriculum. We look at how algorithms are used to give computers instructions, how they are set up, how they can be changed and adapted. We also look at how computers make decisions using IF statements and how we can predict outcomes. Lastly, where would we be without debugging! This simple way to work through your algorithms and catch the bugs, or problems, lurking there, is a key skill for computer programmers - young and old! Guiding young coders through each title is the Data Duck - a computer-programming mastermind here to help with hints and tips! Kids Get Coding is a fantastic, hands on resource for anyone looking to get started with coding. The four titles cover key areas of the computing curriculum with simple text and fun activities. Each title contains practical on- and off-line activities that are easy to follow and fun to try on your own or with friends. KIds Get Coding is written by Heather Lyons and Elizabeth Tweedale of blue{shift} - a company dedicated to teaching children to become active creators of technology. Alex Westgate's bright illustrations bring wonder and fun to this exciting new topic
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Cataloging source
NZ1
Dewey number
005.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Primary
Intended audience source
National Library of New Zealand
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Kids get coding
Target audience
primary
Algorithms & bugs, Heather Lyons & Elizabeth Tweedale
Label
Algorithms & bugs, Heather Lyons & Elizabeth Tweedale
Publication
Copyright
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Includes index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
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Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Getting started -- Computers everywhere -- What is an algorithm? -- Order, order! -- Make a move -- Loop the loop -- Predict it -- Decisions, decisions! -- Search and sort -- Catching the bug -- Extension activities
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9780750297486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)945228857

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