New books about … coding

August 22, 2016 at 8:00 am Leave a comment

Check out these new-for-us books on coding:

  1. Adventures in coding (2016, Holland & Minick). All about Scratch.
  2. Coding games in Scratch (2016, Jon Woodcock). This is a DK book so it includes lots of colour visuals.
  3. Coding with Scratch made easy: learn the basics, games, and projects (2016, Woodcock & Setford). For ages 9-11, Canadian ed.
  4. The official ScratchJr book: Help your kids learn to code! (2016, Umashil Bers & Resnuick). Scratchjr, for ages 5-7, appendix includes several reference guides to different blocks.

TDSB teachers may borrow these books by contacting the library [5-8289; professionallibrary@tdsb.on.ca] or reserving books in the catalogue – remember to login first. You can review our 2015 coding resource list at this Google document – remember to use your TDSB login.

Rowan

Entry filed under: Books, Library. Tags: .

Professional Learning can be more than a workshop (see list of 35 things) New books about … mathematics & literacy (primary/junior)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Bookmark our re-named site

Stay current with education news & our library resources http://professionllibrarytdsb.wordpress.com

August 2016
M T W T F S S
« Jul   Sep »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

TDSB Professional Library

(416) 395-8289
Monday to Friday 8:30 to 5: 00

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,508 other followers

Follow the Library on Twitter

Good Reads

Archives

Blog Stats

  • 128,804 hits

RSS New Books in the TDSB Professional Library

  • No fear coding: Comp
    No fear coding: Computational thinking across the curriculum. (2017). by Heidi Williams
  • The Google Cardboard
    The Google Cardboard book: Explore, engage, and educate with virtual reality. (2017). by Holly Clark et al.
  • Ten steps for genuin
    Ten steps for genuine leadership in schools. (2017). by David M. Fultz
  • Mindful assessment:
    Mindful assessment: The 6 essential fluencies of innovative learning. (2017). by Lee Watanabe Crockett & Andrew Churches

%d bloggers like this: