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Woodcock, Jon

Overview
Works: 32 works in 131 publications in 5 languages and 8,280 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Encyclopedias  Handbooks and manuals  Illustrated works  Poetry  Trivia and miscellanea  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: QA76.73.S345, 005.133
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jon Woodcock
Coding games in Scratch by Jon Woodcock( Book )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in English and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coding computer programs is one of the most valuable skills for anyone to have. Written for children with little to no coding experience, Coding Games with Scratch guides children through building platform games, puzzles, racers, and 3-D action games. Schools have incorporated computer coding into their curriculum, beginning as early as kindergarten to ensure students understand the languages and uses of computer coding. The step-by-step guides are simple and easy to follow with Minecraft-style pixel art. Children will learn essential coding skills while having fun and creating games to play with their friends. The many different styles and types of games are covered, such as classic and arcade games. When people learn to code in Scratch, they learn important strategies for solving problems, designing projects, and communicating ideas. Coding Games with Scratch empowers children to be creative and to have fun while teaching them practical real-life skills
Help your kids with computer coding : a unique step-by-step visual guide, from binary code to building games by Carol Vorderman( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take your kids from browsing to building the web with Help Your Kids With Computer Coding. Computer programming is one of the fastest-growing industries and highest paid college degrees, and learning to code promotes a way of thinking helpful for every budding brain. Yet 9 out of 10 schools don't even offer computer science classes to students, according to code.org. Help correct this disparity by introducing your kids to the world of computer programming early, with a fun and approachable method. This book begins by introducing the essential concepts of programming with simple instructions, and without specialized computer lingo. Fun projects throughout let kids start putting their computer skills into practice and build their own code using Scratch programming and Python, the two most popular languages. Also included are profiles on coding stars and insights in technology such as the Raspberry Pi mini computer
Coding projects in Scratch by Jon Woodcock( Book )

13 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can learn to create mind-bending illusions, crazy animations, and interactive artworks with this collection of Scratch projects! Woodcock shows you simple steps to becoming an expert coder, and helps you improve your coding skills so you can share games online
Cool Stuff 2.0 and how it works by Chris Woodford( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses computer-generated images to explain how many devices and processes of modern technology work, covering such inventions as HDTV, game consoles, robot cars, helicopters, space probes, oil rigs, mass dampers, biometric id's, and tsunami alert systems
Star Wars coding projects by Jon Woodcock( Book )

10 editions published in 2017 in English and French and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star Wars Coding Projects is a step-by-step visual guide to coding fun projects in Scratch and shows you everything you need to know to create cool computer projects, animations, and games
Coding projects in Python( Book )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to the Python programming language with illustrated steps for creating simple projects, including an animal quiz, a password picker, a robot builder, and a screen pet
Computer coding games for kids by Jon Woodcock( Book )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your kids will be building computer games and learning code in no-time with 'Computer coding games for kids'. Kids can enter the world of programming in this illustrated guide packed with step-by-step explanations showing kids how to build all types of games, from puzzles and racers to 3D action games. The perfect way to introduce a reluctant child to coding, 'Computer coding games for kids' shows kids how to have fun with Scratch by creating games. Simple instructions and graphics breakdown coding with Scratch so kids learn all the code they need to build, play and share their favourite games with friends
Computer coding projects for kids by Jon Woodcock( Book )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2020 in English and Spanish and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer Coding Projects For Kids is the perfect introduction to coding for children from number 1 best-selling education author Carol Vorderman. This colourful illustrated guide uses step-by-steps to show kids how to build a range of amazing projects, from birthday cards to music and games, using the programming language Scratch. Activities such as creating a virtual firework display, simulated snowflakes, fractal art and mind-bending optical illusions not only teach essential coding skills, but enable kids to have fun as they learn. Projects can be personalised and adapted to encourage creativity, and can even be shared with friends, providing a simple and fun way for kids to learn coding
Coding in scratch by Jon Woodcock( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Computer coding is quickly becoming a necessary and sought after skill and schools have incorporated it into their curriculum, beginning as early as kindergarten to ensure students understand the languages and uses of computer coding. This workbook is full of fun exercises and step-by-step guidance, making it the perfect introductory practice book to build vital skills in one of the fastest growing industries"--Penguin Putnam
One million things : a visual encyclopedia( Book )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A general pictorial reference guide covers topics arranged into such categories as nature, human body, science and technology, space, history, and art and culture
Computer coding by Jon Woodcock( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innovative workbook that teaches children the basics of computer coding with step-by-step explanations and interactive projects
Coding with Scratch workbook by Jon Woodcock( Book )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for novice coders, this workbook will walk kids through programming and Scratch using comprehensive lessons and Minecraft-style illustrations
Utterly amazing science( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using pop-ups, pull-outs, and flaps, illustrates such key concepts of science as force and motion, light and color, elements and matter, and magnets and electricity
Coding in Scratch by Steve Setford( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fun, practical introduction to coding your own projects in Scratch, the free online coding platform
Projects by Jon Woodcock( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Dutch and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maak met Scratch (gratis te downloaden) o.a. dreunende drums, vuurwerk en prachtige bloemen. Stapsgewijze uitleg van Scratch, 13 projecten met schermafbeeldingen in kleur. Vanaf ca. 8 t/m 12 jaar
Games by Jon Woodcock( Book )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in Dutch and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maak met Scratch (gratis te downloaden) acht eenvoudige games waaronder een vossenjacht onder water en het spookachtige Brokken. Met stapsgewijze uitleg van Scratch, games in het algemeen en de acht games met schermafbeeldingen in kleur. Vanaf ca. 8 t/m 12 jaar
Coding with Scratch made easy by Jon Woodcock( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready to learn a whole new language: computer coding! Get with the program, teach yourself to code, and pick up and practise the basics of computer coding with this Scratch programming workbook for kids. Coding with Scratch Made Easy: is a playful, hands-on introduction to working with Scratch, the easy-to-use visual code; helps to develop the essential skills needed to work with code, the language of the future; and is perfect for beginners, with no complicated jargon and easy-to-understand instructions
Coding in Scratch for games made easy by Jon Woodcock( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you love to play computer games? You can teach yourself how to create your own games with this Scratch programming workbook. This book gives a playful, hands-on introduction to coding your own games in Scratch, the free online coding platform and helps to develop the essential skills needed to work with code, including problem solving and logical reasoning. This book is perfect for beginners, with easy-to-understand, engaging instructions and no complicated jargon
The gadget book : and how really cool stuff works by Chris Woodford( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bluetooth, HDTV, SEMs, PSP and Wii: your world is full of cool gadgets and clever technology. Want to know how it all works? Open up the cool lenticular cover to reveal what's inside your games console, how spies use GSM for covert operations, the world's fastest robot, virtual online worlds and more
Het gadget boek by Chris Woodford( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uitleg in woord en beeld van de werking van technische vindingen op allerlei gebieden
 
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Alternative Names
우드콕, 존

Languages
English (100)

Dutch (7)

Spanish (5)

Chinese (2)

French (1)