Coding (Real World Math) (Hardcover)
Follow the robot and get ready to use math to learn to code!
1 robot … 2 robots … 3! Programmers use math every day to write code that helps computers and robots do their jobs. Join a real coder to learn about STEPS of a program, PATTERNS in code, IF/THEN statements, and more. Then test your math skills with special You Can Do It challenges.
This brand-new series demonstrates how math skills can be applied to high-interest topics and careers in Coding, Building, Tracking Animals, and Space Exploration. The K-2 math concepts include counting 1-100 with basic addition and subtraction, using the power of 10, measuring, and simple geometry. Real world scientists, architects, programmers, and mathematicians model hands-on, from-the-field experiences in a way that will make children excited to use and expand their math skills!
About the Author
Jennifer Szymanski is an author and freelance science education writer. She specializes in writing materials that support both teachers and students in meeting national and state science standards but considers her “real” job to be helping students connect science to everyday life. She lives near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with her family and two cats.