Scratch Programming for Teens
Jerry Lee Ford, Jr.
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
Welcome to Scratch Programming for Teens! Scratch is a programming language intended to make programming easier to learn for novice programmers. It can be used to create computer games, interactive stories, graphic artwork and computer animation, and all sorts of other multimedia projects. Scratch can also be used to play digital music and sound effects. If you aspire to one day become a professional programmer, Scratch provides everything you need to build a foundation. Scratch also packs all of the programming power and punch needed to satisfy the programming needs of most computer enthusiasts and hobbyists. Best of all, it’s actually fun to use! Scratch Programming for Teens provides all the instruction that a first-time programmer needs to quickly get up and running with Scratch. Before you know it, you will be creating all kinds of projects that incorporate graphics, sound, and animation. As you learn how to program with Scratch, you will learn programming principles and techniques that you can later apply to other programming languages such as Microsoft Visual Basic and AppleScript. All CD/DVD supplement files referenced throughout the book can be accessed for free at http://www.courseptr.com/downloads.
- Category: Computers
- Published: Jun 01, 2008
- Publisher: Cengage Learning, Course Technology PTR
- Seller: Cengage Learning, Inc.
- Print Length: 336 Pages
- Language: English