Understanding coding with Minecraft
|Format:||Print Book 2016|
|Availability:||Available at 12 Libraries 13 of 13 copies|
Introduced in 2009, Minecraft(tm) has become an enormous success with gaming kids and adults. Users love exploring and building within Minecraft's mind-bogglingly large environments. This game allows users to practice STEM skills while having fun. One of its greatest strengths is its ability to teach coding principles with "redstone" blocks. These blocks can be used to make exciting machines and devices in Minecraft's virtual world. With this volume, readers will learn the logic and technology behind coding with Minecraft(tm). Photographs, diagrams, sidebars, and a graphic organizer help reinforce basic coding concepts.
ContentsCoding with cubes
Messing around with redstone
Let's get logical
Build and test
Open the gates!
Common Minecraft gates.
|Series||Harris, Patricia, 1943 October 17- Kids can code.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Minecraft (Game) -- Juvenile literature.
Computer simulation -- Juvenile literature.
Computers and children -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York :2016
|Other Titles|| Minecraft
24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.