Makerspace: Computers/Technology

20 Games to Create with Scratch

Learn how to code your very own computer games using Scratch software. With easy-to-follow, illustrated step-by-step instructions, create all types of popular games from Snake and Brick… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • Dewey: 005.1
Fall 2020

7 Days till Ice Cream: Coding

From the Series Makers Make It Work

It's Sunday—ice cream day! But sometimes the ice cream truck turns down a different street. Can Jerron, A.J., and Cha crack the ice cream man's code? They want him to come their way! Tying… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: [Fic]

A World of Programming

From the Series Kids Get Coding

How do you connect with the digital world? Your computer is the machine that gets you there. Discover what digital content is and how it's made, stored, and used. Then use the link in this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 005.1

Code Your Own Jungle Adventure

From the Series Little Coders

Fearless Captain Maria’s adventure is brought to life by encouraging readers to draw central characters, animate plot lines and create games. With easy-to-follow, illustrated step-by-step… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670

Code Your Own Knight Adventure

From the Series Little Coders

Sir Percival's brilliant adventure is brought to life by encouraging the reader to draw central characters, animate plot lines and create games. With easy-to-follow, illustrated step-by-step… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720

Code Your Own Space Adventure

From the Series Little Coders

Astronaut Kate’s quest to save Planet Zyskinar is brought to life by encouraging the reader to draw central characters, animate plot lines and create games. With easy-to-follow, illustrated… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700

Coding, Bugs, and Fixes

From the Series Kids Get Coding

How do computers know what you want them to do? They receive instructions called code with the specific steps needed to perform a task. Learn how to create codes, what happens when… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 005.1

Coding in the Real World

From the Series Kids Get Coding

Did you know that computers are around us almost all the time? They're in cars, streetlights, and even the grocery store checkout! Learn all about the computers that help us every day and the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 005.1

Coding to Create and Communicate

From the Series Kids Get Coding

How do you use computers? We can use computers to talk with other people, play games, and be creative. Discover how code tells computers when to send and receive messages, and learn how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 005.1

Coding with Anna and Elsa: A Frozen Guide to Blockly

Practice the basics of coding using Blockly. Activities featuring the cast of Frozen and step-by-step instructions guide readers through exercises that teach sequencing, debugging, and more… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: 005.13/3

Coding with Hopscotch

From the Series Ready, Set, Code!

In Coding with Hopscotch, you can take a trip on the Titanic, land an airplane, monkey around in the rainforest, and make music without an instrument. Easy-to-follow, step-by-step… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 005.1

Coding with Python

From the Series Ready, Set, Code!

In Coding with Python, you can talk with turtles, travel to South America, draw a flower, and create a caterpillar without paper, pencils, or paint. Easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 005.13/3

Coding with ScratchJr

From the Series Ready, Set, Code!

In Coding with ScratchJr, you can land on the moon, travel deep under the sea, take a trip to a magical world, and play a game of basketball. Easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions will… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 005.13/3

Create an Animation with Scratch

From the Series Project Code

Do you already know the basics of using Scratch? Project Code will guide you through easy-to-learn techniques to expand your creativity and use your imagination when coding. This book builds… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 777/.7

Create Computer Games with Scratch

From the Series Project Code

Do you already know the basics of using Scratch? Project Code will help you take those skills and build on them to create action-packed computer games that you can play with your friends!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 794.8/1

Create Music with Scratch

From the Series Project Code

Do you already know the basics of using Scratch? Project Code will guide you through easy-to-learn techniques to expand your creativity and use your imagination when coding. This book builds… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 781.3/45133

Create Your Own Blog

From the Series Digital Makers (Alternator Books ® )

Do you love to write? Are you into self-expression? Blogging is a great way to share your obsession with travel, your passion for reading, or your unique thoughts about the world. The… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 006.7/52

Create Your Own Story with Scratch

From the Series Project Code

Do you already know the basics of using Scratch? Project Code will help you take those skills and build on them to turn your stories into amazing interactive adventures! This book will build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830

Design and Build Your Own Website

From the Series Digital Makers (Alternator Books ® )

Are you really into cooking? Playing football? Doing fun and fancy crafts? You can design a website around whatever it is you love most! Learn how to set up a website of your very own in just… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 006.7

Design, Animate, and Create with Computer Graphics

Learn how to design, animate, and create incredible computer graphics using free software. With easy-to-follow, illustrated step-by-step instructions, create all types of projects, from Pop… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
4 titles

Digital Makers (Alternator Books ™) — eBook Set

From the Series Digital Makers (Alternator Books ® )

Learn how to create, launch, perfect, and safely share digital works of art, including videos, songs, blogs, and websites. This series capitalizes on the popularity of both digital technology… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $175.96
  • Your Price: $131.97
  • 4 titles
4 titles

Digital Makers (Alternator Books ™) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Digital Makers (Alternator Books ® )

Learn how to create, launch, perfect, and safely share digital works of art, including videos, songs, blogs, and websites. This series capitalizes on the popularity of both digital technology… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $117.28
  • Your Price: $87.96
  • 4 titles
Fall 2020

Girl Code Revolution: Profiles and Projects to Inspire Coders

This book is part how-to, part profile, and all about leading the girl code revolution! Discover step-by-step instructions for interesting projects and profiles of inspirational female coders… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 005.13078
4 titles

How to Code: A Step by Step Guide to Computer Coding — Library Bound Set

From the Series How to Code: A Step by Step Guide to Computer Coding

The How to Code series introduces coding through clear and concise information, teamed with simple and practical tasks, from drawing shapes, giving instructions in code, building games and… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $106.60
  • Your Price: $79.95
  • 4 titles