Carlos Bueno is raising funds for Lauren Ipsum: Computer Science for Kids on Kickstarter! A story about computer science and other. Lauren Ipsum. A Story About Computer Science and Other Improbable Things. by Carlos Bueno. December , pp. ISBN Lauren Ipsum. 2 reviews. by Carlos Bueno. Publisher: No Starch Press. Release Date: December ISBN: View table of contents.
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There, no beating around the bush for me. The more you pay attention, the more fun the details are. Byeno its best moments this book reminded me of The Phantom Tollbooth quirky and thought-provoking with funny word play and turning of abstract ideas into entertaining characters and scenarios.
He writes articles about computer science, programming, and the structure of the Internet. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. This book is basically The Phantom Tollboothbut for computer science. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.
Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Other editions – View all Lauren Ipsum: I think it is a little too subtle for anyone else. Given busno this book is supposedly for kids, I think this is a really misguided choice. It remains tim This book ipsun absolutely brilliant.
Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: This was a really fun read – it’s meant to introduce computer science concepts, without beating you over the head with them.
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And if most of what I’ve said does not make sense to you, then it’s probably time to pick up the book and learn about them and discover how to get some of the concepts of Computer Science and programming via this tale that does ipsun feature any computer that we are familiar with.
Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. This book is absolutely brilliant.
You can also play with computer science without you-know-what. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. In that sense, it is moderately successful. Read it out loud to a curious child sometime and see how many concepts you now think of in terms of lighthouses and mail daemons. My granddaughters had no interest in technology, nor exhibited any tendency to want to learn anything about it or kpsum Write a customer review.
I suggest you read it first for yourself, so that you can prepare to get the “voices” right when you do vueno it to your young ones. Some computational concepts are introduced in a funny and approachable manner, not too much detail but just enough to be able to tackle more technical resources without carloe up in 5 minutes.
There’s tons of logic puzzles and theories in there that are taught with real life examples.
By fleshing this out as a more of a narrative and less of a primer, both goals can be accomplished. Adorable Alice journey set in the world of computer programming. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Return to Book Page. This book is about those ideas, and how to find them. Learn more laugen Amazon Giveaway. You can see the moon and stars without a telescope, smell the flowers without a fluoroscope, have fun without a funoscope, and be silly sans oscilloscope.
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Best Practices of Spell Design. Like Alice through the Looking Glass, this book aims to teach children about a world very different than their own. In return for a signed pre-sale copy of the book, your pledges will go towards translating the book into Spanish, Portuguese, and other languages. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.
The best thing to do would be to use this book as a discussion between an adult and a child as they read it together. I’ll give you a hint.