In a world that is going more digital every day, coding is a skill that more and more employers require. To prepare young readers for exciting careers, there are programs that can teach them coding concepts at an early age. This set features approachable text that breaks down complex concepts of popular programming languages such as Python and Ruby and covers engaging programs with creative and self-expression features such as Hopscotch, LEGO MINDSTORMS, LEGO WeDo, and Minecraft. Sidebars and graphic organizers further expand on important concepts of these programs that teach coding, problem-solving, and other lifelong STEM skills.
• Written in accessible language to engage readers new to the topic
• Supports STEM curricula and STEM career exploration
• Includes several examples to illuminate concepts described in the text