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Coding for Kids: Python: Learn to Code with 50 Awesome Games and ...
by Adrienne B. Tacke

Language

English

Pages

236

Publication Date

March 05, 2019

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<p><strong>Learning Python just got fun for kids!</strong></p><p>Learning to code is just like playing a new sport or practicing an instrument—just get started! From the basic building blocks of programming to creating your very own games, this book teaches essential Python skills to kids ages 10 and up with 50 fun and engaging activities.</p><p>Master fundamental functions, create code blocks, and draw and move shapes with the turtle module—these interactive lessons offer step-by-step guidance to make computer programming entertaining to future coders. You can even see the results of your coding in real time! With helpful hacks and screenshots for guidance, the only question that <em>Coding for Kids: Python</em> leaves unanswered is: what will you build next?</p><p><em>Coding for Kids: Python</em> includes:</p><ul><li><strong>Game-based learning</strong>—Kids study coding concepts by putting them into practice with 50 innovative exercises.</li><li><strong>Creative projects</strong>— Coding for Kids: Python encourages kids to think independently, modify code, and express their creativity with every lesson.</li><li><strong>Easy-to-follow guidance</strong>—Straightforward directions and tips keep coders engaged every step of the way.</li></ul><p>Give the technologists of tomorrow the gift of fluently coding while having tons of fun with <em>Coding for Kids: Python</em>.</p>
Old School (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #10)
by Jeff Kinney

Language

English

Pages

227

Publication Date

November 03, 2015

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<DIV>Life was better in the old days. Or was it?<BR> <BR>That’s the question Greg Heffley is asking as his town voluntarily unplugs and goes electronics-free. But modern life has its conveniences, and Greg isn’t cut out for an old-fashioned world.<BR> <BR>With tension building inside and outside the Heffley home, will Greg find a way to survive? Or is going “old school” just too hard for a kid like Greg?</DIV>
Subway Surfers: "The Unofficial Players Guide" Game Tips & Secret...
by The Gamer Geeks

Language

English

Pages

48

Publication Date

May 07, 2017

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There is no doubt that the mobile gaming market is currently on its boom, as every other day a new innovative game is launched that completely revolutionizes the market. One such game that has revamped the mobile gaming industry is Subway Surfers, if you have been living under a rock for the past few years and do not know what this game is all about then you have come to the right place. <br /><br />This game revolves around a character that is vandalizing a subway station and is caught red handed by an inspector and his crazy dog. So, what do you do when you are caught red handed by the authority? You run as fast as you can in the opposite direction and this is what this game is all about. This endless running game has cemented its position in the mobile gaming industry for quite some time now due to the vibrant aesthetic facet of the game and due to the fact that nothing beats running away from the authorities!<br /><br />This game was released back in 24 May 2012 and since then has come a very long way. By 2015 this game had achieved over 1 Billion downloads! Yes, you read that right; 1 billion people from all around the world using different platforms have downloaded this game. This statistic only represents the benchmark they achieved back in 2015, as people are currently still downloading this game even though it was released ages ago. What is really beautiful about this game is that the developers have made sure that no one is denied the entertainment Subway Surfers provide, as they have released the game both on IOS platforms and Android systems as well. If that’s not enough, you can even download this game on your desktop or laptop as well! If you haven’t downloaded this game yet, you have no idea what you are missing. So, drop whatever you are doing and download Subway Surfers as soon as possible!<br />
Double Down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #11)
by Jeff Kinney

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

November 01, 2016

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<DIV>The pressure’s really piling up on Greg Heffley. His mom thinks video games are turning his brain to mush, so she wants her son to put down the controller and explore his “creative side.”<BR />  <BR /> As if that’s not scary enough, Halloween’s just around the corner and the frights are coming at Greg from every angle.<BR />  <BR /> When Greg discovers a bag of gummy worms, it sparks an idea. Can he get his mom off his back by making a movie . . . and will he become rich and famous in the process? Or will doubling down on this plan just double Greg’s troubles?<BR /></DIV>
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 5): The Final Boss
by , Jesse Brady

Language

English

Pages

210

Publication Date

February 26, 2019

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<DIV>Jesse and Eric have ten minutes to save the world. In those ten minutes, they’re supposed to dive into a massive video game universe, track down an all-powerful madman, and stop his evil plan before it’s too late. Sound impossible? It’s super impossible. There will be fire-breathing pterodactyls, angry green giants, and unicorns that shoot lasers out of their hooves. If Jesse and Eric are going to survive long enough to fight the final boss, they’ll need to rely on each other like never before. Do they have what it takes? The clock is ticking.<BR /> </DIV>
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 2): The Invisible Invasion
by Dustin Brady

Language

English

Pages

162

Publication Date

April 24, 2018

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<DIV>After <I>Full Blast</I>, Jesse Rigsby and his friend Eric has sworn off video games. But when Jesse is offered the chance to save his friend Mark, of course he says, "Yes." Problem is, Jesse is invisible now, sucked into the world of <I>Go Wild</I>—a <I>Pokémon Go</I>–style mobile game. To reach Mark, Jesse's going to have to shake the Bigfoot chasing him through the school library, survive the velociraptor in the bathroom, and battle the ginormous flame-throwing bat in the cafeteria. Can Jesse stay alive long enough to solve the mystery of what happened to Mark?</DIV>
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 1)
by Dustin Brady

Language

English

Pages

146

Publication Date

April 10, 2018

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<b>Age Level: 8-12</b><br /><br />Kids who love video games will love this first installment of the new 5-book series about 12-year old Jesse Rigsby and his wild adventures inside different video games.<br /><br />Jesse Rigsby hates video games - and for good reason. You see, a video game character is trying to kill him. After getting sucked in the new game <i>Full Blast </i>with his friend Eric, Jesse starts to see the appeal of vaporizing man-size praying mantis while cruising around by jet pack. But pretty soon, a mysterious figure begins following Eric and Jesse, and they discover they can't leave the game. If they don't figure out what's going on fast, they'll be trapped for good!<br /><br />Fun, relevant, and action-packed <i>Trapped in a Video Game</i> is the perfect book to get kids off screens and into books! Included in this edition is a bonus More to Explore section that teaches computer programming concepts through a fun game.
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 3): Robots Revolt
by Dustin Brady

Language

English

Pages

176

Publication Date

September 04, 2018

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<DIV>The robots are here and they're not happy, at all. After accidentally releasing the robot villains from <I>Super Bot World 3</I> into the real world, Jesse Rigsby's got to figure out a way to make everything right before anyone gets hurt. He'd usually rely on his friend Eric to help him with this sort of thing, but he's gone missing. To find Eric, Jesse will have to survive rickety mine carts, sewer piranhas, mysterious men in suits and a 100-foot-tall robot named Goliatron. This is Jesse's most dangerous adventure yet because this time the video game is real. And in the real world, there are no extra lives.</DIV>
Game of Stars (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond #2)
by Sayantani DasGupta

Language

English

Pages

384

Publication Date

February 26, 2019

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When the Demon Queen shows up in her bedroom, smelling of acid and surrounded by evil-looking bees, twelve-year-old Kiranmala is uninterested. After all, it's been weeks since she last heard from her friends in the Kingdom Beyond, the alternate dimension where she was born as an Indian princess. But after a call to action over an interdimensional television station and a visit with some all-seeing birds, Kiran decides that she has to once again return to her homeland, where society is fraying, a terrible game show reigns supreme, and friends and foes alike are in danger. Everyone is running scared or imprisoned following the enactment of sudden and unfair rules of law.<br /><br />However, things are a lot less clear than the last time she was in the Kingdom Beyond. Kiran must once again solve riddles and battle her evil Serpent King father -- all while figuring out who her true friends are, and what it really means to be a hero.
Trapped in a Video Game (Book 4): Return to Doom Island
by Dustin Brady

Language

English

Pages

170

Publication Date

September 25, 2018

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<DIV>Alistair Gregory, the man who figured out how to put people into video games, is not what he seems. Jesse Rigsby is sure of that. Jesse’s sure of something else, too—he’s being watched. To unravel the mystery, Jesse’s going to have to transform himself into a superspy with serious retro-gaming skills. Can he pull it off before the bad guys catch on?</DIV>

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