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Scratch programming playground: learn to program by making cool games

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Scratch, the colorful drag-and-drop programming language, is used by millions of first-time learners, and in Scratch Programming Playground, you'll learn to program by making cool games. Get ready to destroy asteroids, shoot hoops, and slice and dice fruit!Each game includes easy-to-follow instructions, review questions, and creative coding challenges to make the game your own. Want to add more levels or a cheat code? No problem, just write some code.You'll learn to make games like:–Maze Runner: escape the maze!–Snaaaaaake: gobble apples and avoid your own tail–Asteroid Breaker: smash space rocks–Fruit Slicer: a Fruit Ninja clone–Brick Breaker: a remake of Breakout, the brick-breaking classic–Platformer: a game inspired by Super Mario Bros.Learning how to program shouldn't be dry and dreary. With Scratch Programming Playground, you'll make a game of it!Uses Scratch 2
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Each game includes easy-to-follow instructions, review questions, and creative coding challenges to make the game your own. Want to add more levels or a cheat code? No problem, just write some code.
You'll learn to make games like:
–Maze Runner: escape the maze!
–Snaaaaaake: gobble apples and avoid your own tail
–Asteroid Breaker: smash space rocks
–Fruit Slicer: a Fruit Ninja clone
–Brick Breaker: a remake of Breakout, the brick-breaking classic
–Platformer: a game inspired by Super Mario Bros.
Learning how to program shouldn't be dry and dreary. With Scratch Programming Playground, you'll make a game of it!
Uses Scratch 2
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subject_facetComputer games -- Programming -- Juvenile literature
Computer programming -- Juvenile literature
Microcomputers -- Programming -- Juvenile literature
Scratch (Computer program language) -- Juvenile literature
title_displayScratch programming playground : learn to program by making cool games
title_fullScratch Programming Playground Learn to Program by Making Cool Games
Scratch programming playground : learn to program by making cool games / by Al Sweigart
title_shortScratch programming playground
title_sublearn to program by making cool games
topic_facetComputer Technology
Computer games
Computer programming
Education
Games
Juvenile Nonfiction
Microcomputers
Programming
Scratch (Computer program language)